SAG-AFTRA Members Approve Streaming Royalty Deal With Major Labels

With the rise of streaming music, SAG-AFTRA members have simply voted to verify they receives a commission.

Following months of negotiations, SAG-AFTRA reached an settlement with the key labels in October.  Now, in nationwide vote accomplished earlier in the present day, members of the performers union have authorized the settlement.

The new SAG-AFTRA Sound Recordings Code covers sound recordings on digital, CDs, and vinyl.  It additionally consists of all music codecs, together with audiobooks, solid albums, and some other sound recordings using vocal performances.  The deal applies to artists who work at scale and overscale, and seem as royalty and non-royalty artists.