CNN addresses songwriters remuneration and Fair Trade Music

Fair Trade Music

CNN covered Fair Trade Music and the issues facing songwriters remuneration from digital distribution this morning.

In the piece, it was reported that Desmond Child has said he’s working with other songwriters such as Eddie Schwartz, who penned Pat Benatar’s “Hit Me With Your Best Shot”, on a system they call “fair trade music” to establish guidelines for fair treatment of artists.

Read the complete article on the CNN Website.

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