Fairness Rocks News YouTube threatens to remove music videos in Denmark over songwriter royalty fallout


Fairness Rocks News YouTube threatens to remove music videos in Denmark over songwriter royalty fallout

Home Industry News YouTube threatens to remove music videos in Denmark over songwriter royalty fallout

Author: Tim Ingham

Date: July 31, 2020

Original Source: Music Business Worldwide

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YouTube threatens to remove music videos in Denmark over songwriter royalty fallout

YouTube is embroiled in a very public spat with songwriters and music publishers in Denmark, via local collection society Koda.

According to Koda – Denmark’s equivalent of ASCAP/BMI (US) or PRS For Music (UK) – YouTube has threatened to remove “Danish music content” (ie. music written by Danish songwriters) from its service.

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