Aymeric Pichevin

French Music Sales Slow in 2011, Digital Continues Growth

French Music Sales Down 5% In Q1; Digital Rises 13%

The French recorded music market dropped 5% year-on-year in Q1 to €121.8 million (about $171 million), according to the country’s labels trade body SNEP. Physical music sales dropped by 9.3% while digital sales rose 13.2%.
French Biz Down In Q3

French Biz Down In Q3

Despite the introduction of anti-piracy measures in France, the third quarter performance was disappointing.