Michael Huppe

CEO and President of SoundExchange

Michael Huppe is the CEO and President of SoundExchange, a non-profit digital performance rights organization that collects royalties for artists and copyright holders.

Frank Sinatra

Michael Huppe: It's Time to Honor Frank Sinatra's Call for Radio Fairness (Guest Op-Ed)

Frank Sinatra earned the moniker "Chairman of the Board" because he stood up for what he believed. That included the rights of music creators, so much so that on December 12, 1988 -- 30 years ago today -- he called on fellow artists to join him in a collective effort to get a broadcast performance right, requiring terrestrial radio to pay royalties to performers.