Research on the development of independent music in pop music in our country. At present, the development of independent music is on the rising stage in the popular music in our country. Firstly, the characteristics of independent music, independent musicians and independent record companies are described. The history and development of independent music are introduced. Secondly, the author analyzes the characteristics of independent music in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan The history and status quo of independent music development in the three regions; finally, the preconditions that are conducive to the development of independent music in China are discussed in three aspects: the niche strategy of independent companies, the way of digital network dissemination and the operation of music festivals. With detailed information and the author's true feelings to analyze the existence of independent music value and development prospects.