The Pan African Independent Network (PAIN) was established 25.05.2020 in South Africa to provided a much needed space for information, presentation and advancement of music rights and global representation of Pan African music entrepreneurs and independent record labels. The Know-how that sits between knowledge, skills, training and qualification should be adopted to build more functioning creative business in the fragmented and contradictory, yet exciting and fertile place called the music industry. Our Mission Statement is to address Challenges in the Rights industry, Copyright Law and the historical legacies of inequality and "market share."