Proper Music Distribution

Stemming from a business started in 1988, Proper Music Distribution has grown to become the largest totally independent distributor in the UK, with annual sales of over £25million. It is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Proper Music Group Limited. In recent years it has been a frequent winner of coveted Music Week Awards. "Music Week – Best Distribution Team"[1] and Diversity In The Workplace.[2] In 2017, the company relocated to a new, purpose built 100,000sq. ft. distribution centre in Dartford, Kent.[3]

Proper Music Distribution
FounderMalcolm Mills
GenreAll genres
Country of originUnited Kingdom

In January 2022, it was announced the Switzerland-headquartered fintech company, Utopia Music, had acquired Proper Music Distribution's parent company, Proper Music Group.[4]

Distributed artistsEdit

A tiny selection from thousands of distributed artists include:

Distributed record labelsEdit

A small selection of distributed labels include:


  1. ^ "Welcome to the Music Week Awards 2017". Retrieved 21 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Music Week Women In Music 2017 winners revealed". Archived from the original on 30 July 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  3. ^ "UK-based Proper Music gets a new warehouse - and a new look". Music Business Worldwide. 5 December 2017. Retrieved 19 January 2022.
  4. ^ "Utopia acquires the UK's Proper Music Group, launches Distribution Services unit". Music Business Worldwide. 19 January 2022. Retrieved 19 January 2022.

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