Federal copyright law in the US is a rather strange thing; it is unusual in the fact that it does not contain a performing right as a component of the sound recording copyright. This means that AM/ FM radio stations must pay royalties to songwriters and music publishers but do not pay royalties to all…Details
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The following is just a flavour of the types of agreement that you will come across in your career as an artist