Whether at the federal level or in state capitals, Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow and other Academy leaders outline the need for increased support.
The Recording Academy stands ready to help future songwriter collective meet goals of paying proper royalty payments to all songwriters.
Read our official comments submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office on the next steps for the Music Modernization Act.
The multi-platinum music creator dissects the challenges in the streaming age to make the kind of set-for-life money many associate with successful songwriters.
The annual Advocacy outing put music creators such as Linda Perry and Kristin Chenoweth in the room with lawmakers to discuss issues and policy critical to the livelihood of music creators.
Music and politics came together on the eve of Capitol Hill's largest policy event for music to celebrate champions of music creators' rights from both worlds.
Early figures on the popstar's breakout album plus the IFPI's annual Global Music Report paint a positive picture of young listeners and streaming, underscoring the need for fair royalty rates now.
With the new copyright directive, the EU "has laid the foundation for a better and fairer digital environment," and the whole world is watching.
Having served as Acting Register since 2016, Karyn Temple now steps up to copyright's modernization challenges full-fledged, as America's 13th Register of Copyrights.
The annual Advocacy event will also honor Sen. Chuck Grassley and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries for their roles in MMA's passage, and Adams and fellow honoree Kristin Chenoweth will also perform.
Music Makers are ready to take action against streaming services on behalf of songwriters.