Tag: digital royalties
Latest music royalties lawsuit pits Mr Probz against Sony Music
Sony Music is facing a lawsuit from Dutch artist Dennis Stehr (aka Mr Probz) over royalties that he claims the label fraudulently withheld.
September 28, 2022
What do artists think about music streaming? IAO asked them…
Artists have been making their voices heard more loudly on a range of issues around music and tech in recent years.
September 23, 2022
Defected sets minimum 30% digital royalty rate for artists
The Independent label has announced that its artists will all now get a minimum of 30% of the digital royalties from their music.
September 13, 2022
Rashida Tlaib introduces her new streaming-royalty resolution
In July we reported on US Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib's plans to push for the creation of a new streaming royalty paid directly to artists.
August 12, 2022
US campaign for a direct artist streaming royalty steps up
A prominent US politician has announced plans to push for the creation of a new streaming royalty to be paid directly to artists.
July 26, 2022
‘What is a stream anyway?’ wonders Damon Krukowski
Artist Damon Krukowski has long been banging the drum over streaming royalties and musicians.
July 21, 2022
UK to survey musicians on streaming music recommendations
The British government is preparing to canvass musicians' views on algorithmic music recommendations.
July 21, 2022
MMF wants ‘greater transparency’ over black-box collections
That controversy within the UK music industry over funding for PRS Foundation isn't going away.
July 6, 2022
Four Tet and Domino Recordings settle their royalties dispute
One of the most prominent recent disputes over digital music royalties was settled yesterday: the lawsuit between artist Kieran Hebden (aka Four Tet) and label Domino Recordings.
June 21, 2022
Brits-winner Inflo calls for changes to producer royalties
British producer Dean Josiah Cover (aka Inflo) is using his position to advocate for a change in the way his peers are paid for their work.
June 10, 2022
French deal sets minimum streaming royalties for musicians
Something significant is afoot in France, via an agreement between labels body SNEP and producers organisation SCPP.
May 16, 2022