Many international rights societies license and distribute royalties for adverts/commercial jingle performances in their territory. In order to submit a claim please email the following information to InternationalAdmin@bmi.com:
|Song Title(s):||Name of song(s) and BMI work number(s)
Note: the performed song(s) must be registered with BMI
|Link to video:||Provide internet link to video of advert/commercial
Alternatively, you may attach a file to your email
|Duration:||Duration of advert/commercial and music within commercial|
|Advertiser:||Name of company that owns the product being advertised|
|Ad Campaign:||Name of ad campaign|
|Product:||Name of product|
|Territories:||List of countries or regions where the advert/commercial aired (e.g., Europe)|
|Air Dates:||i.e. MM/DD/YY through MM/DD/YY|
|Ad Code(s):||Provide code(s) if available (i.e., Competitrack, Rentrak, etc.)|
Upon receipt of a claim BMI will notify the appropriate society(ies) to request royalties for performances of your song(s).
Note: the rules, regulations and policies of each international rights society differ from country to country. Supplementary information and/or documentation may be required. Additionally, not all international adverts/commercial jingles are eligible for performance royalties.
Questions concerning advert/commercial jingle performances outside of the United States can be emailed to InternationalAdmin@bmi.com. Information on submitting claims for adverts/commercial jingles performed in the United States can be found here: https://www.bmi.com/pdfs/commercial_jingle.pdf.