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We are a professional organization of 825,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers, founded and governed by its members, and the world leader in performance royalties, advocacy and service for music creators.
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Music Unites Us: Resources to keep you healthy, creative and financially stable during the epidemic
ASCAP Surmounts Pandemic Challenges to Collect $1.327 Billion in Revenue in 2020
We overcame the unprecedented headwinds of 2020 to continue our record-breaking revenue streak, collecting more than $1.327 billion in revenues, a $53 million increase over 2019. Read more about ASCAP and our members' remarkable year in our 2020 Annual Report.
Songview is a new comprehensive data platform, launched by ASCAP and BMI, that provides music users with an authoritative view of public performance copyright ownership and administration shares for the vast majority of music licensed in the United States.Read more