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Website Music Performance Agreement

The Standard Website Music Performance Agreement is generally for a commercial entity that has the potential to generate revenues from operating a website or mobile application but is not considered a Music Service, as defined below. Some possible sources of revenue may be subscription fees, advertising, or sponsorships, to name a few.

 

Standard Website Music Performance

Website Music Performance Agreement for commercial websites as well as Podcasts.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Please be advised that BMI’s Website Music Performance Agreement is not intended for, and will not cover, a Music Service (as defined below).  If your website or service is a Music Service, or you are not sure if your service is a Music Service, you cannot use BMI’s Website Music Performance Agreement and you should contact us at: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

“Music Service” means an Internet website, mobile application, or service, or a designated portion or section thereof, the central focus of which is the transmission of audio and/or audio-visual material comprising predominantly feature uses of music (e.g., music-formatted radio, on-demand transmissions of music recordings or music videos, live concerts), as opposed to programming with background or incidental and/or occasional feature uses of music (e.g., news/talk radio, situational comedies, feature films).

 

Exhibit B Report Forms

Gross Revenue Calculation Quarterly Report Form
Gross Revenue Calculation Annual Report Form
Music Area Revenue Calculation Quarterly Report Form
Music Area Revenue Calculation Annual Report Form


 

More Reporting Information

Learn more about reporting requirements

Important Notice:

Please be advised that BMI’s Internet licenses may not include the right to publicly perform all BMI-licensed musical works for certain types of Internet transmissions. If you have questions about which works, or which types of transmissions, may be impacted, please visit www.bmi.com/drw for more information or contact BMI’s Internet licensing team at weblicensing@bmi.com.