Asosiasi Industri Rekaman Indonesia

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Asosiasi Industri Rekaman Indonesia (ASIRI) (English: Recording Industry Association of Indonesia) is a trust that represents the recording industry interests in Indonesia.

It was established in 1978 and represents 84 member labels, which distribute around 95% of the music sold in Indonesia.

Certification levels[edit]

ASIRI is responsible for certifying gold and platinum albums in Indonesia. The levels are:[1]

Domestic albums
  • Gold: 15.000
  • Platinum: 30.000
International albums
  • Gold: 5.000
  • Platinum: 10.000

Repercussions of unauthorized recording[edit]

Copyright infringement is not a new phenomenon in Indonesia. Prior to 1988, all recordings sold in Indonesia are unauthorized.[2] But in the 1990s, the number was reduced to 20%, with retail value of unlicensed recordings in 1995, estimated at US$15 million.[3] In the early 2000s, the infringement rate was increased back to a higher levels, which was at 55% in 2001,[4] and 85% in 2003.[5] Usually, infringement affects domestic artists in particular.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ IFPI Archived May 9, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. (as of Sep 2010)
  2. ^ Music Markets Growing, Says WEA Chief Ertegun. Billboard. January 22, 1983. Retrieved 2011-03-11. 
  3. ^ Warner Music International Forms New Affiliate In Indonesia. Billboard. July 6, 1996. Retrieved 2011-03-11. 
  4. ^ The Year In Asia. Billboard. December 29, 2001. Retrieved 2011-03-11. 
  5. ^ Indonesian Music Execs Air Concerns. Billboard. May 17, 2003. Retrieved 2011-03-11. 

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