Royalties

Learn about how music royalties work

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26 articles in this collection
Written by Elizabeth McBride, Lorenzo Cook, and Julia Pernicone and 4 others

When does Songtrust pay royalties?

Quarterly Royalty Payments
Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated over a week ago

Does Songtrust collect on previous sync deals?

Sync past previous deals creative ads synchronization placement
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Written by Lorenzo Cook
Updated over a week ago

Do you collect synchronization royalties?

Collecting royalties from sync licenses.
Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated over a week ago

Do you collect only digital or both digital and physical sales?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

Do you collect royalties from AMI Jukeboxes?

Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated over a week ago

Do you collect total mechanical (writer's and publisher's shares) and for performance only publisher’s share, like traditional sub-publisher?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

What are printed music royalties?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

Where does Songtrust collect royalties?

territories, pros, societies, digital, streams, collection
Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

When should I expect my first royalty payments?

Written by Anna Miceli
Updated over a week ago

Do you collect royalties from songs already registered with ASCAP/BMI/SESAC/SOCAN/etc.?

Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated over a week ago

How often do you pay my royalties?

Written by Anna Miceli
Updated over a week ago

How much can I expect to earn from royalties?

Written by Anna Miceli
Updated over a week ago

What is an IPI number?

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Written by Kyle Roessler
Updated over a week ago

What are public performance royalties?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

What are mechanical royalties?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

How do I collect royalties when my song is released on an album?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

How soon after my song is used (on TV, etc) will I get paid?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

How far back can you collect?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

How long does it take to start collecting royalties?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

Why do you need my W-9 information?

Written by Elizabeth McBride
Updated over a week ago

What kinds of royalties do publishing assests generate?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

What are sync royalties (licenses)?

Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

What is the rate for Spotify streams?

spotify royalties
Written by Jason
Updated over a week ago

Will I get paid for my YouTube views in the past?

Retroactive royalties on YouTube
Written by Julia Pernicone
Updated over a week ago

How much can I expect to earn from use of my music on YouTube?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

Do I need to set up a YouTube channel to collect publishing royalties?

Written by Michael Lorenz
Updated over a week ago