This creates an opportunity for every dedicated music creator to step forward and claim their due share. Harnessing these opportunities is key to thriving in our dynamic industry.
Follow these 10 steps to join ASCAP as a writer and publisher and start earning royalties for your work:
The Mechanical Licensing Committee (MLC) has observed an impressive increase in royalties. Digital services paid roughly $675 million in 2021 and about $740 million in 2022, bringing the total to a staggering $1.415 billion, as estimated by Billboard. Interestingly, about 16% of these royalties, which equates to just over $225 million, remain unclaimed or unmatched.