CONNECT Music Licensing aims to provide the most up-to-date information for our members regarding music copyright, royalties, licences and music rights organizations in Canada. The infographics below aim to provide important information regarding these topics as an ongoing outreach project.
Collective Management Organizations in Canada: Music Royalties Explained
With a simple flowchart format, this graphic helps creators understand the royalties that they are entitled to when their music is streamed online, played on the radio or broadcast in a restaurant, club, bar, fitness club, live event venue, and more.
By following the flowchart and registering with the applicable collective management organizations (CMOs), artists and rightsholders can ensure they are collecting all the royalty streams they are entitled to.
Digital Distributors in Canada
CONNECT’s Digital Distributors infographic helps creators understand the roles of a digital distributor in a streaming world. Distribution is key to reaching audiences through music streaming services. This infographic provides helpful information on what distributors are out there, what they do, and key questions to ask before deciding on a distributor.