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Mick Jagger, Lionel Ritchie, Elton John and more ask politicians to stop featuring their music at rallies without consent

Mick Jagger, Lionel Richie, Elton John, Sia and other renowned artists have signed onto an open letter calling on politicians to stop playing their music at campaign or political events without their consent.

The letter dated Tuesday was addressed to a number of political organizations, including the Republican National Committee and Democratic National Committee, and was the result of collaborative efforts with the Artist Rights Alliance, a nonprofit aimed at “fighting for songwriters and musicians in the modern music economy.”

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