In France, people stream as much as in the UK but here the value gap is greater


At the very heart of the digital era, a physical-only single is the week’s best-seller in France

In France, single CDs have totally disappeared from the music shops’ shelves since 2014. The singles market has been, since then, consisting in downloads and streaming. But last week this rule was broken. French superstar…


France set to introduce streaming data into official charts and certified awards, as streaming continues growing.

Last month, SNEP, the French music trade body, held its annual conference dedicated to the French recorded music market.As already reported here, streaming figures and revenues were the centerpoint of the conference. One aspect went…


Streaming set to surpass all-time download record in France

This article was first published on As recently reported on MBW, France’s streaming market continued growing in H1 2015, with a +36% period-to-period increase in total on-demand streams. According to IFPI figures, France was…


How streaming is completely changing music habits in France

This article was first published on France is falling back in love with the singles chart – and it’s all thanks to streaming. Since late March, new streaming records have been set every week…


Musique en ligne, mars 2015


Top Streaming: Bilan 2014, chiffres et records

Lancement du Top Streaming Le SNEP (Syndicat National de l’Edition Phonographique) a lancé, le 10 septembre 2014, un nouveau classement, répertoriant les meilleures écoutes en « streaming » (« diffusion en flux », en français) des titres musicaux en…