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Have Your Say in the UK Music Creators' Survey 2021

UK Music has launched its flagship annual UK Music Creators’ Survey – the survey gathers vital data on how the music industry contributes to the UK’s economy, something more essential than ever as we continue to state how the Government must invest in the music industry.

Published: 25 March 2021 | 12:27 PM Updated: 03 June 2021 | 12:49 PM
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Every year UK Music produces a major report, which is the key document used by policymakers, journalists and industry professionals when discussing the music industry.

Take UK Music’s Creators' Survey and help make the case for the music industry. The pandemic meant 2020 was an incredibly tough year for music creators, with many struggling to access the financial support schemes.

As the umbrella body (of which the MU is a part) representing the UK music industry, they need accurate data to show the impact Covid-19 has had on music creators.

Why the survey is so essential

Every year UK Music produces a major report, which is the key document used by policymakers, journalists and industry professionals when discussing the music industry and the challenges it faces. You can read the UK Music's report from last year on their website.

The data collected from the UK Music Creators’ Survey plays a key role in developing this important report. It also helps UK Music analyse key trends and document day-to-day conditions in the music business, enabling year-on-year comparisons as the industry tries to assess the longer-term impact of Covid-19 on the music industry.  

Most important of all, the survey allows us to recognise and acknowledge the value of your work as a creator - and gives us the evidence and data we need to help fight for your interests when engaging with government and policymakers.

Taking the survey

The survey is open to anyone who is a full-time or part-time professional music creator. This includes artists, composers, writers and producers. 

UK Music are asking for personal data but all responses are anonymous, confidential, aggregated, and managed in accordance with GDPR legislation. 

Just filling in the survey enters you into a prize draw where you could win one of several great prizes: a pair of Sennheiser headphones, a £100 Amazon voucher, a £100 GAK music store voucher or a £100 PMT music store voucher.

Take the survey now.

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