WIN acts as a global coordination and support body for the independent sector, focusing on its long-term development and sustainability.
WIN brings together local independent music trade associations throughout Australasia, Asia, Europe, North and South America, representing thousands of music companies and professionals worldwide.
Through transparency, innovation and cooperation, our goal is to foster a diverse and vibrant ecosystem where all independent labels have equal access and opportunities.
WIN is a focal point for collecting and sharing knowledge about the independent sector and wider music industry at national and international level.
Independents are the fastest-growing sector of the global recorded music industry. They represent 39.9% of global recorded music and their global revenues amounted to a total of $6.9bn in 2017.
Source: IMPALA (https://www.impalamusic.org/content/impala-adopts-covid-19-crisis-plan-calling-urgent-action-across-europe) Brussels, 25th March 2020 IMPALA’s Covid-19 Task Force More
Source: IMPALA (https://www.impalamusic.org/content/european-independent-music-sector-launches-impala-covid-19-task-force) Brussels, 20th March 2020 IMPALA, the European independent More