British Phonographic Industry

The British Phonographic Industry (BPI) is the British recorded music industry's trade association. It runs the BRIT Awards, the Classic BRIT Awards, National Album Day, is home to the Mercury Prize, and co-owns the Official Charts Company with the Entertainment Retailers Association, and awards UK music sales through the BRIT Certified Awards.

British Phonographic Industry
AbbreviationBPI
Formation1973; 48 years ago (1973)
Legal statusNon-profit company
PurposeMusic industry in the
United Kingdom
Location
Region served
United Kingdom
Membership
British music companies
Chairman
Ged Doherty
Chief executive
Geoff Taylor
Main organ
BPI Council
Websitewww.bpi.co.uk