Africa and Asia Music Repertoire Shares

The 20,000 Foot View: This report provides repertoire splits across streaming music services in a number of sub-Saharan African and Asian markets. Also presented are details on the key labels, artists and genres for each of the countries covered.

Key Findings

  • Digital music services in X are predominantly African based, free and focused on local and regional content with only X having major label content
  • Kenyan major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with X and X artists the most popular
  • X is home to some of the biggest African music stars and local streaming service X is focused on local repertoire
  • Nigerian major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with X and its X and Hip-Hop variations dominating listening
  • X, the South African take on house music is one of the country’s leading genres with X, X and X also popular
  • South Africa major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with international on X%
  • Hong Kong is a competitive streaming market, with X, X and X focusing on local tastes, while X and X cater to the expat community
  • Hong Kong major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with international on X%
  • Japan is a competitive streaming market with services such as X, X, X and X, as well as the main western services
  • Japan major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with international on X%, while X dominates streaming charts
  • X is extremely popular in Taiwan, with X and X the top two downloaded music apps in the market
  • Taiwan major label share is X%, local content X%, regional content X%, with international on X%, while X dominates streaming charts

Companies and brands mentioned in this report: Apple Music, Avex, AWA Music, Boomplay, Cashtime, Chocolate City, Deezer, D-Hits, Emperor, Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E), Gallo, Google Play, HIM International, iTunes, Jooz, Just Music, King Records, KKBox, Linfair, Line Music, Made Men Music Group (M.M.M.G), Mavin Records, MOOV, MTN, Pony Canyon, QQ Music, Recochoku, Rock Records, Seed Music, Smule, Songa, Soulistic Music, Spotify, Star Entertainment, Victor Entertainment, We Sing, Y.B.N.L, YouTube

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Pages: 17
Words: 2038

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