Performing Rights Organization (PRO) BMI, ASCAP, SESAC, GMR

Performing Rights Organization (PRO) A Performing Rights Organization (PRO) collects royalties for public performances. Public performances include fees collected from radio stations, businesses, venues, and colleges. There are four PRO’s in the United States; BMI, ASCAP, SESAC, and GMR. PRO’s collect money for producers and publishers, not artists. As a songwriter, be sure to copyright your music before you…

How to Make Song Covers for YouTube Legally

8 Steps on How to Make Song Covers for YouTube Legally A lot of singers know how to make song covers, but they’re not doing it legally. To make song covers for YouTube legally, you need a mechanical license in addition to a synchronization license. Getting a synchronization license and a mechanical license is the…