Songs Copyright

Copyright is the right which is given to a creator. When a person writes a song or records it, it’s copyrighted. One can assert the rights owned if the materials are infringed. It is seen in the music industry, on every second day there are cases of infringement and this why the Copyright is important. Sound recordings are different from the music notations copyright, one can clain if the primary source of the song is stolen. The composition is used in the promotions and this reason of the music in different platforms.

Important note:

Only after selling the rights of the music sheet to a company or a producer, or any other individual or company by the copyright holder, the new company will have compulsory license to make recordings of the composition. Basically, the main motive is to prevent the sheet owners from authorizing one company the full right over the music and reduce the chance of monopoly in the music industry.