Japan Music Marketing Promotion and Distribution Resources

Selling and Promoting Your Music in Japan

Japan Music Marketing Resources for Indie Artists, Bands, Managers, Record Labels

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* With the global health crisis caused by COVID-19 restricting travel and touring, it is more important than ever to make sure you have a good online presence in Japan. You can do this easily, quickly and for free at TopMusic.jp

The Music Market in Japan

* Statistics provided by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) and International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI)

Access List of Japanese Record Labels, Music Festivals, Show Organizers, Distributors, Publishers

Every year, Japanese spend over a billion YEN on music from foreign countries. If you are in the business of making and selling music, then Japan is your main market and should not be ignored.

The goal of this website is to provide resources to help indie bands/artists, managers and record labels sell and promote music in Japan. Please read the various sections and articles in this website to gain insight into doing business effectively in the Japanese music market.

More info about the music market in Japan

Many indie and major bands/artists and labels that understand the global music business rely on Japan as a source of fans and revenue. When you're making more fans and selling more music, being "Big in Japan" is a good thing!

Click here to create a FREE Japanese web/mobile site (EPK) and start promoting your music in Japan.

See the artists/bands from your country that are actively selling and promoting their music in Japan.
Click here to learn about performing live in Japan and how to set up your Japan Tour whenever travel restrictions are lifted!

Click here to get a Japanese website and FREE music distribution in Japan.