Stories from the Industry – IPRS

Stories from the Industry

CISAC has just released its Global Collections Report for 2021

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We want people to understand playing music is not free: Rakesh Nigam

Over the years, The Indian Performing Right Society (IPRS), has been India’s only Copyright Society representing the Authors, Composers, and Publishers of music. The organization has put relentless efforts to nurture an ecosystem that encourages creativity and fair value for music and its creators.

In an exclusive interview with Media Infoline, Mr. Rakesh Nigam, CEO, IPRS, spoke about the importance of Music Licensing and the prevailing challenges.

Podcasts and audio-books surge in popularity as people look for alternatives to get a break from screens

The top genres on the platform are business, education, self-improvement, religion, spirituality and true crime.

Warner Music India launches MAATI a new label focused on Indian folk music.

As part of its ongoing efforts to provide a mainstream platform for indigenous talent, Warner Music India has announced the launch of a new record label – Maati.  The label will feature artists from across the length and breadth of the country, who have been discovered by Warner Music India and represent their regions’ local music fused with their unique styles.