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Entries in 'royalties' (18)

TuneCore pays artists $33.2 million royalties in Q2

TuneCore pays artists $33.2 million royalties in Q2

TuneCore has announced that it paid out $33.2 million in digital music royalties in the second quarter of 2014, down ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 18th 2014 at 2:52PM
SoundExchange paid $162m to rights-holders in Q1 2014

SoundExchange paid $162m to rights-holders in Q1 2014

Independent PRO SoundExchange paid $162 million to rights-holders in Q1 2014 - its largest first quarter payment to date.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jun 20th 2014 at 10:45AM
Beats Music

Subscriber figures for Beats Music leaked

A royalty statement for Beats has been posted online, showing how many subscribers the music streaming service had in the ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 13th 2014 at 10:38AM
TuneCore

TuneCore paid out $34m to artists in Q1 2014

TuneCore has revealed a $34.1 million payout to artists in the first quarter of 2014.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 17th 2014 at 3:17PM

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Sesac

SESAC reshuffles debt to make cost savings

Performance rights organisation SESAC is refinancing, taking on $5 million debt with the view to make cost savings in interest ...

on Apr 10th 2014 at 10:59AM
ASCAP

Pandora must pay 1.85% annual revenue to ASCAP

The ASCAP rate court has ruled that Pandora must give 1.85% of its annual revenue to the PRO for each ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 17th 2014 at 9:53AM
YouTube

YouTube music payouts surpass $1bn

YouTube’s music payouts have surpassed $1 billion.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 3:25PM
CISAC: Royalty collections hit new record in 2012

CISAC: Royalty collections hit new record in 2012

Gross global royalty collections for songwriters and other creative authors achieved a new record high of EUR 7.8 billion in ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 30th 2014 at 2:06PM

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SoundExchange

SoundExchange to make monthly royalty payments

US performing rights organisation SoundExchange will start to pay rights-holders on a monthly rather than quarterly basis.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 15th 2014 at 3:43PM
Counting Crows

Counting Crows sue Universal over download royalties

Counting Crows have filed a lawsuit against Universal Music Group over digital royalties and become the latest band to claim ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 15th 2014 at 11:22AM
Warner Music Group

Warner submits settlement for digital royalty lawsuit

Warner Music Group has submitted a settlement for a download royalty rate lawsuit filed by artists.

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Jan 3rd 2014 at 9:54AM
APRA/AMCOS

APRA royalty output up 4.2% YoY as AMCOS distribution dips

Australian PRO APRA distributed a record royalty figure of AU$177.4 million in its 12/13 financial year - but sister mechanical ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 30th 2013 at 3:28PM

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Michael Jackson

Quincy Jones files $10m lawsuit for unpaid fees from Michael Jackson work

Renowned producer Quincy Jones is suing the Michael Jackson estate and Sony Music Entertainment for a reported $10 million (£6.2m) ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Oct 28th 2013 at 10:58AM
Spotify

Artists threaten majors with legal action over streaming royalties in Sweden - report

A number of Swedish artists are threatening legal action against Universal and Warner Music over streaming royalty payments, according to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 28th 2013 at 10:07AM
Merlin

Merlin demands removal of member content from streaming service Simfy

The deal between independent music licensor Merlin and German streaming service Simfy has been cut short with a demand to ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 10:14AM
PRS for Music

Councils paid PRS £300k for telephone 'on hold' music over last 3 and half years - report

Payments of £300k have been made to PRS For Music by a dozen councils for the use of telephone 'on ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Sep 24th 2013 at 3:45PM

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Pandora

Pandora wins ASCAP rate court case against major publishers' direct licensing bid

Pandora has won a battle with major publishers in the ASCAP rate court that will see the likes of Sony/ATV, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 18th 2013 at 10:56AM
BMI

BMI end publishing rate negotiations, plans to file law suit against Pandora

BMI has reportedly decided to file a lawsuit against Pandora following unsuccessful negotiations regarding publishing rates.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jun 13th 2013 at 3:12PM