Claim Copyrights Back From Labels! | MUSIK !D TV NEWS
In a small field in the US Copyright Act of 1976, it was declared that the copyright owner can authorize their rights back after 35 years, even if you have advanced royalties or not.
“It’s an incredible opportunity. It burns me up that some people will just lose this and never know about it.” – Evan Cohen, Copyright Termination Experts
Although, you have 3 years to contact your rights owners for your rights back. It used to be 5 years, but the law needs you to aware them 2 years in advance. Artists and songwriters from 1978 – 1992 are allowed to terminate.
What do you guys think? Why labels and publishers hide this from us? Should other artists be more aware about copyright laws? Let us know in the comment section down below.