Fairness Rocks News JODY GERSON: UMPG ‘STANDS WITH SONGWRITERS’ FIGHTING SPOTIFY CRB APPEAL


Fairness Rocks News JODY GERSON: UMPG ‘STANDS WITH SONGWRITERS’ FIGHTING SPOTIFY CRB APPEAL

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Author: TIM INGHAM

Date: April 10, 2019

Original Source: Music Business Worldwide

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JODY GERSON: UMPG ‘STANDS WITH SONGWRITERS’ FIGHTING SPOTIFY CRB APPEAL

The Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) ruled last year that songwriters and publishers would see a 44% statutory royalty increase from streaming platforms by 2022. Yet in recent weeks, the likes of Spotify, Amazon, Pandora/Sirius XM and Google have legally challenged this ruling, aiming to have it reversed – while Apple, in contrast, has declined to do so.

Read more: https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/jody-gerson-umpg-stands-with-songwriters-fighting-spotify-crb-appeal/