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SoundCloud, PRS For Music reach licensing deal

Tuesday 22 December 2015 | 19:48 CET | News
UK performing rights organisation PRS For Music has reached a multi-territory licensing agreement with SoundCloud, in a move that ends litigation between the two parties. The licence covers the use of the PRS for Music repertoire since SoundCloud's launch. It further supports SoundCloud in its plans to introduce subscription and advertising across Europe in 2016. This will allow creators to start making money from their tracks when they are played on SoundCloud. Both PRS for Music and SoundCloud have been clear in their preference for a negotiated agreement over extended litigation and their

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: SoundCloud
Countries: United Kingdom / World
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