CNN covered Fair Trade Music and the issues facing songwriters remuneration from digital distribution this morning.
Desmond Child 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.” It would establish guidelines for fair treatment of artists.
Read the complete article on the CNN Website.
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