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Wikipedia defines a music publisher (or publishing company) as an individual/company responsible for ensuring the songwriters and composers receive payment when their compositions are used commercially. They also secure commissions for music and promote existing compositions to recording artists, film and television.

Music Publishing is an artiste/songwriter pension as long as they own the copyrights.

Over the years, Publishing has gained the attention in the entertainment industry from books, music to movies and more.

What is Publishing: Publishing means to make information available for the public to view or The act of communicating or making available a message or statement to the public by any means such as print, radio, television or Publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information. It is the activity of making information available to the general public. Whichever of the definition you stick to explains publishing correctly

Who is a Publisher: A Publisher is an individual or company that handles the publishing of information, music, books and films.

Who is a Music Publisher: A Music Publisher is an individual or company that handles publishing of songs by exploiting your music copyright and putting your music to use in a way that generates income. Once you write or compose a piece of original music, you own the copyrights to the composition and can decide how the copyright is exploited, the word “EXPLOIT” would sound bad but it’s the opposite in the music business. Music Publishers are responsible to ensure songwriters/composers receive payment when their compositions are used commercially. 

Music Publishing: is how songwriters/composers earn income through their compositions. Music Publishing is a serious business and joking with it would ruin your music career

Stanley Simon

Stanley Simon

Blogger | Music Entrepreneur

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I’m the Director of THA PRIESTE Publishing, I write, listen to different genres of music and travel alot

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