Recording Industry Association Singapore

Recording Industry Association Singapore (RIAS) is an organisation that represents the music industry in Singapore and national representative of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. The organisation was founded in 1976 as the Singapore Phonogram Videogram Association (SPVA) and renamed in 2001.[2]

Recording Industry Association Singapore
Recording Industry Association Singapore logo.png
AbbreviationRIAS
Formation1976; 45 years ago (1976)
TypeMusic industry association
Membership (2020)
24[1]
Websitewww.rias.org.sg
Formerly called
Singapore Phonogram Videogram Association

Sales certificatesEdit

RIAS awards certificates for music records in Singapore based on sales. Until 2006, there were different requirements for singles and albums; since 2007, the same requirements apply for all releases.[3] The levels are:

Albums
Thresholds Until December 31, 2006 Since January 1, 2007
  Gold 7,500 5,000
  Platinum 15,000 10,000
  2 × Platinum 30,000 20,000
Singles
Thresholds Sales units
  Gold 5,000
  Platinum 10,000
  2 × Platinum 20,000

Number-one songsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "RIAS Members". Retrieved 18 December 2020.
  2. ^ "About RIAS". Retrieved 18 December 2020.
  3. ^ "International Certification Award levels (June 2013)" (PDF). International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-03-28. Retrieved 2015-07-27.

External linksEdit