FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

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18 articles in this collection
Written by Elizabeth McBride, Jason, and Michael Lorenz and 2 others

How do I fill out a tax form?

Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated yesterday

Why do you need my W-9 information?

Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated this week

What if I have multiple artist names and one writer?

artist name, performer, pseudonym
Written by Jason
Updated yesterday

Can I register remixes / alternate mixes of my own songs?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated yesterday

What does Spotify pay?

Spotify royalties
Written by Jason
Updated yesterday

Why can I not see my reports?

Written by Anna Miceli
Updated yesterday

What data will show in my royalty reports?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated yesterday

Is Songtrust a Performing Rights Organization (like ASCAP, BMI, SESAC)?

Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated yesterday

Can you distribute my music to iTunes?

Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated yesterday

Can you copyright my songs?

Written by Jason
Updated yesterday

Will Songtrust promote or place my music?

promotion, creative services
Written by Jason
Updated yesterday

Will you pitch my music for film and TV?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated yesterday

Can you help with copyright infringement?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated yesterday

I got a publishing deal! Can I cancel before the 1-year term is up?

Canceling your account early because you signed another publishing agreement
Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated yesterday

Why does Songtrust have a 1-year post-term collection after cancelling an account?

1 year post-term collection cancelling account
Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated yesterday

What is the difference between Songtrust and SoundExchange?

Do I need to sign up for both Songtrust and SoundExchange?
Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated yesterday

What are neighboring rights?

neighboring rights, soundexchange, sound, exchange, recording
Written by Jason
Updated yesterday

Can I register a cover song?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated yesterday