Phonographic Performance Ltd.

  1. MTV Strikes European Video Licensing Deal

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST MTV has struck a new pan-European rights deal covering payment for the use of music videos from independent record labels. The multi-platform deal, replacing and expanding upon one made three years ago, has been struck with London-based Video Perf ...

  2. PPL Ink Podcast Deal

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Phonographic Performance Ltd., the collecting society for the U.K.'s record labels and performers, has clinched a groundbreaking agreement with Britain's commercial radio stations, to allow recorded music to be downloaded with radio prog ...

  3. Morrish Joins U.K.'s PPL

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT PR veteran joins collection society Nov. 1. U.K. industry veteran Jonathan Morrish has been named director, PR and corporate communications at British collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd., with effect from Nov. 1. He succeeds Jill Drew ...

  4. Imbruglia's 'Shiver' Tops PPL 'Most Used' Chart

    May 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Natalie Imbruglia's "Shiver" (Brightside/Sony BMG) has been named as Britain's "most used" track of 2005 by collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. Natalie Imbruglia's "Shiver" (Brightside/Sony ...

  5. Warner/Chappell Re-Ups With George Michael

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music U.K. has extended the term of its publishing administration agreement with George Michael and expanded the deal to cover all territories worldwide. Warner/Chappell Music U.K. has extended the term of its publishing administra ...

  6. Warner/Chappell Re-Ups With George Michael

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT New publishing admin deal covers world. Warner/Chappell Music U.K. has extended the term of its publishing administration agreement with George Michael and expanded the deal to cover all territories worldwide. Michael released his first solo singl ...

  7. A Society That Values Music Must Pay For It

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music is mankind's only universal language and arguably our greatest art form. Composers, songwriters, musicians, singers and famous artists of many nationalities have made enormous contributions to t The following is excerpted from a speech ...

  8. OutKast Tops Britain's PPL Poll

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OutKast's "Hey Ya!" (Arista/Sony BMG) has been named as Britain's "most used" track of 2004 by collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. PPL monitors public performance of music both on radio a OutKast's & ...

  9. OutKast Tops Britain's PPL Poll

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OutKast's "Hey Ya!" (Arista/Sony BMG) has been named as Britain's "most used" track of 2004 by collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. PPL monitors public performance of music both on radio a OutKast's & ...

  10. British Music Biz Wants More From U.S.

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Industry organizations representing the whole spectrum of the music sector are urging U.S. authorities to "ensure that creators and performers are given a fair deal." LONDON -- Industry organizations representing the whole spectrum of th ...

  11. PPL U.K., India Forge Reciprocal Deals

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST British collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd has signed a bilateral agreement with PPL India. British collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. has signed a bilateral agreement with PPL India. Through the deal, Calcutta-based PPL ...

  12. Brit Government To Face The Music In Court

    July 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT London-based collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) has cleared the first hurdle in a legal case it launched against the British government. London-based collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) has cleared the first ...

  13. Brit Government To Face The Music In Court

    July 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT PPL takes legal action over royalty directive. London-based collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) has cleared the first hurdle in a legal case it launched against the British government. PPL is accusing the government of failing t ...

  14. U.S.' SoundExchange, U.K.'s PPL Ink New Deal

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A week after <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/business_finance/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000549769">signing reciprocal agreements</A> for their featured artists, U.S. digital rights A week after signing reci ...

  15. U.S.' SoundExchange, U.K.'s PPL Ink New Deal

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A week after <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/business_finance/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000549769">signing reciprocal agreements</A> for their featured artists, U.S. digital rights A week after signing reci ...

  16. PPL, SoundExchange Forge Reciprocal Agreements

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The reciprocal agreement between Britain's Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) and its U.S. counterpart, SoundExchange Inc., is viewed as a significant step forward in international cooperation betwee LONDON -- The reciprocal agreement betwee ...

  17. Hatch's Induce Act Targets P2P Services

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sen. Orrin G. Hatch, R-Utah, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced a late-session bill June 22 that would allow artists and labels to sue peer-to-peer companies that profit from e Hatch's Induce Act Targets P2P Services C ...

  18. SoundExchange, PPL Forge Reciprocal Deals

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.S., U.K. societies to work together on royalties. U.S. digital rights body SoundExchange and U.K. society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) have signed reciprocal agreements for their featured artists. The agreements allow SoundExchange to col ...

  19. SoundExchange, PPL Forge Reciprocal Deals

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.S. digital rights body SoundExchange and U.K. society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) have signed reciprocal agreements for their featured artists. U.S. digital rights body SoundExchange and U.K. society Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) h ...