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ISP faces $46.8m damages after losing piracy battle

Record label lawsuits against ISPs for piracy conducted by the latter's customers feels like a story from a different age.
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Latin music now generates 6.6% of US recorded music revenues

Latin music's growth continues to outstrip the overall market: revenues were up by 23% year-on-year, over double the overall market growth.
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RIAA mid-year figures reveal 9.1% growth for US recorded music

US labels body the RIAA published its mid-year figures for 2022 yesterday, revealing that the retail value of recorded music in the US grew by 9.1% to $7.69bn in the first half of this year.
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RIAA steps up its efforts to tackle music piracy on Discord

Discord is a wonderful platform for community building, and a number of musicians are already reaping the benefits.
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Labels and publishers reach agreement on US physical / download mechanicals

In recent years, the process of setting mechanical royalty rates for streaming in the US has led to rancorous fallouts
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Latin Music still shining in the US with 35% growth

Its revenues grew by 35% to $886m in 2021, an all-time high, with streaming accounting for 96.7% of the total.
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RIAA chairman says NFTs must follow ‘basic legal rules of the road’

RIAA chairman Mitch Glazier is the latest music industry executive to warn NFT startups about using music or related assets without permission.
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RIAA reveals US recorded music revenues grew by 23% in 2021

The RIAA has released its official year-end figures for the US recorded music industry in 2021, and they show impressive growth.
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RIAA pursues NFTs startup HitPiece over IP rights infringement

The company's troubles may only just be beginning: US industry body the RIAA has sent a 'demand letter' to HitPiece's attorney.
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Labels celebrate damages ruling on Russian stream-ripping sites

US body the RIAA is celebrating this week after operators of a group of Russian websites were ordered to pay "millions" in damages.
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Latin music revenues grew by 37% in the US in first half of 2021

US industry body the RIAA has published a mid-year report on Latin music’s performance in the US. Revenues for it grew by 37% to $407m in the first half of 2021.
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US recorded music revenues grew 27% year-on-year in first half of 2021

Yes, you read that right: we haven’t missed out a decimal point from a modest 2.7% growth in US recorded music revenues. The year-on-year growth is 27% according to industry body the RIAA, which published its mid-year...