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BMC Launch Legacy Project

The Black Music Coalition (BMC) is asking for feedback to help identify Black contributors that have changed the face of British music, both past and present.

Published: 13 April 2022 | 11:56 AM
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The BMC is dedicated to eradicating racial injustice within the music industry. Image credit: Shutterstock.

The in-the-works project aims to collect information to highlight the pioneers behind the scenes who have made major contributions - from the managers and A&Rs, lawyers to live agents, to the entrepreneurs and presidents and everyone in between.

Complete and/or share the survey, or to find out more about the project, please contact legacy@blackmusiccoalition.co.uk.

About the BMC

The BMC is dedicated to eradicating racial injustice and establishing equality for Black executives, artists and their communities within the music industry.

Created in June 2020 in the wake of #TheShowMustBePaused and the parallel movement in the UK, the Black led organisation has been working tirelessly on initiatives and actions which embody its sole objective of tackling the direct and indirect anti-Black racism and discrimination which exists in the industry.

Representing and advocating on behalf of musicians experiencing racism

At the MU we produce a range of guidance and anti-racist resources to support members who experience racism. We also lobby on more diverse curriculums and syllabi, Ethnicity Pay Gap reporting and a fair and equal representation for all musicians.

Join our Network for Members who Experience Racism

The network is a space where people with shared identities and backgrounds can connect, network and make positive change across the MU and the music industry. Sign up if you are a musician from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds to get your voice heard.

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Representing and advocating on behalf of musicians experiencing racism

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