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  • PPL’s Director of Performer Affairs Keith Harris receives OBE PPL’s Director of Performer Affairs Keith Harris receives OBE
    18 June 2015
    PPL’s Director of Performer Affairs, Keith Harris, has received an OBE for Services to the Music Industry in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
  • The PPL People's Pop Chart 2014
    10 June 2015
    At number one is ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams, which penetrated the public’s consciousness last year, becoming an anthem for the ages. Clean Bandit’s ‘Rather Be’ – which debuted at number one in the UK Singles Chart and spent several weeks at the top spot – is at number two, whilst ‘Ghost’, the debut single by British artist Ella Henderson – which also spent several weeks at number one in the UK Singles Chart – is at number three …
  • PPL PPL's Chairman Fran Nevrkla's AGM 2015 speech
    3 June 2015
    Good morning ladies and gentlemen, Welcome to our AGM in PPL's 81st year. I am marking my 15 years in the office and this is my 16th AGM and it is my last.
  • PPL’s CEO Peter Leathem’s AGM 2015 speech PPL’s CEO Peter Leathem’s AGM 2015 speech
    3 June 2015
    Good morning. As you have been hearing today 2014 was another good year for PPL. Furthermore as Chris showed on one of his slides this was not an isolated occurrence but rather part of a sequence of strong performances that actually date all the way back to when Fran Nevrkla took over as Chairman and CEO of PPL fifteen years ago …
  • Recording session consent form Recording session consent form
    17 March 2015
    The BPI/MU Session consent form is an essential tool for any musician who is involved in recording for a record label or artist.
  • PPL and PRS for Music at Retail Design Expo
    9 March 2015
    PPL and PRS for Music jointly attended the Retail Design Expo at London Olympia on 10-11 March 2015. For the first time, both organisations unveiled a new interactive stand where visitors can select their retail environment, shopper characteristics and retail location to produce a sample music playlist for their retail space …
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AIM Independent Music Awards 2015

12 August 2015

Announced at an exclusive launch at House of Vans

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