Tag: Music Publishing News

  • Music Publishing News: Drake’s Latest, Spotify’s Two New Acquisitions and More

    Music Publishing News: Drake’s Latest, Spotify’s Two New Acquisitions and More

    By Songtrust Every month, our friends at Songtrust compile a round-up of the most noteworthy developments in music publishing. Catch up on all the industry news in our Music Publishing News archive! Drake’s More Life may set a precedent for future releases in the era of streaming. The Canadian artist’s newest project, which he describes as “a body of […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Global Music Copyright Revenue Growing by Almost $1 Billion Annually

    Music Publishing News: Global Music Copyright Revenue Growing by Almost $1 Billion Annually

    By Songtrust Every month, our friends at Songtrust compile a round-up of the most noteworthy developments in music publishing. Catch up on all the industry news in our Music Publishing News archive! Nielsen purchases Gracenote for $560 million (in cash). Nielsen Co. has purchased Tribune Media Co.’s Gracenote video, music, and sports for $560 million. Metadata giant Gracenote, […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Amazon and Google Under Fire for Not Paying Songwriters

    Music Publishing News: Amazon and Google Under Fire for Not Paying Songwriters

    By Songtrust Every month, our friends at Songtrust compile a monthly round up of the most noteworthy developments in music publishing. Catch up on all the industry news in our Music Publishing News archive! APRA AMCOS reports record revenues. Australian collecting society APRA AMCOS reported revenue of ⅓ of a billion Australian dollars for its financial year 2015-2016. […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Changes at Facebook and YouTube Look Promising for Musicians

    By Songtrust Every month, our friends at Songtrust compile a monthly round up of the most noteworthy developments in music publishing. Catch up on all the industry news in our Music Publishing News archive! YouTube names Lyor Cohen, founder and CEO of 300, its new Global Head of Music YouTube has named founder and current CEO of 300 Entertainment Lyor […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Apple Seeks to Break the Mold with Higher Streaming Royalties

    Music Publishing News: Apple Seeks to Break the Mold with Higher Streaming Royalties

    By Songtrust We’ve asked our friends over at Songtrust to compile a monthly round up of everything that happened in the wide world of music publishing. They are the experts in the subject — Songtrust works tirelessly to simplify royalty collection for artists, so it’s only best if you get it straight from the source! Without further ado, […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Department of Justice Decision Has Songwriters Concerned

    Music Publishing News: Department of Justice Decision Has Songwriters Concerned

    By Songtrust We’ve asked our friends over at Songtrust to compile a monthly round up of everything that happened in the wide world of music publishing. They are the experts in the subject — Songtrust works tirelessly to simplify royalty collection for artists, so it’s only best if you get it straight from the source! Without further ado, […]

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  • Music Publishing News: Spotify’s Revenue Rises, Songwriters Win Big Globally

    Music Publishing News: Spotify’s Revenue Rises, Songwriters Win Big Globally

    By Songtrust We asked our friends over at Songtrust to compile a monthly round up of everything that happened in the wide world of music publishing. They are the experts in the subject — Songtrust works tirelessly to simplify royalty collection for artists — so it’s only best if you get it straight from the source! Without further […]

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