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Composers Against Buyouts campaign launches to protect media writers’ earnings and rights

Campaign launches with backing from Bond composer David Arnold and Emmy Nominated composer Hannah Peel.

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Fair Commissioning For Screen Manifesto

The Ivors Academy and Musicians' Union have produced this Manifesto for the Composers Against Buyouts campaign.

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DCMS Minister backs music streaming referral to Competition and Markets Authority

Caroline Dinenage MP, Minister of State for Digital and Culture, backs one of the key #FixStreaming campaign asks.

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MNEK, Amy Wadge and Ross Golan amongst 300 songwriters and artists joining the #PaySongwriters campaign

Songwriters and artists from the UK and US have backed #PaySongwriters, a new campaign from The Ivors Academy, who represent songwriters and composers in the UK and Ireland.

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The Ivors Academy and MU optimistic about a fairer deal for songwriters and musicians following the latest streaming hearing

Speaking to the Digital Culture Media and Sport Select Committee, Academy CEO Graham Davies and MU General Secretary Horace Trubridge presented the issues facing writers and musicians following the growth of streaming.

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New Year message from The Ivors Academy CEO, Graham Davies

Read our New Year message from The Ivors Academy CEO and find out how we're supporting our creator community.

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The Ivors Academy calls for regulation of Major Music Intermediaries

The Academy makes a series of recommendations to UK Government to create a level playing field for songwriters.

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8 out of 10 music creators earn less than £200 a year from streaming

Creators’ earnings from streaming contrasts with the three overseas major music groups reporting combined streaming revenues of $4.4bn so far this year.

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Poll: How much does streaming pay?

Take 3 minutes to complete our poll about how much streaming pays. You will help us make a strong case to Government and industry about why we need to Fix Streaming.

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