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Google threatens to pull Danish music off YouTube as copyright association rejects 70% payment cut

Monday 3 August 2020 | 13:54 CET | News
Danish music royalty payment rights collector Koda said Google has declared that it will soon remove all Danish music from YouTube. Koda said it cannot accept Google's requirement that it agrees to cut payments to composers and songwriters for use of their music on YouTube by almost 70 percent, adding that there has been a significant increase in use of music on the streaming portal since the last deal.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google / YouTube
Countries: Denmark / Scandinavia
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