Brazil is the ninth largest phonographic market in the world according to the latest IFPI report, despite the fact that the revenue from recorded music sales has decreased by 58 percent since 2000. However, the Brazilian market for recorded music is more or less stable for six years now due to relatively high music video sales and the considerable growth of the digital music segment. Thus, the digital music sales have increased by 82.2 percent from BRL 24.3m to BRL 136.7m with music streaming playing an increasingly important role in the sales mix. In the following I highlight the Brazilian recorded music market by figures reported by the Associação Brasileira dos Produtores de Discos (ABPD).
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The “Berlin Music Video Awards” will be awarded for the first time in Berlin from April 24-28, 2013. This event provides a perfect platform for musicians and labels to get in touch with producers of music videos. On the first two days the public and representatives of the music and music video industry will vote on their favourite videos in several categories. On the next two days the prizes in several categories will be awarded in a ceremony in Villa Neukölln in Berlin. In the last day’s closing event with live performances, guests of honour and journalists of renowned magazines the prize for best video production will be awarded. The call for video submission is open until March 15, 2013: http://www.facebook.com/events/331761466931698/?ref=ts&fref=ts
Learn more about the “Berlin Music Video Awards” here: http://www.berlinmva.com/