ASCAP – American Society of Composers and Publishers

ASCAP, an organization owned and run by its members, is the leading U.S. Performing Rights Organization representing over 525,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers.

BMI – Broadcast Music Inc

BMI supports its songwriters, composers and publishers by taking care of an important aspect of their careers – getting paid. BMI supports businesses and organizations that play music publicly by offering blanket music licenses that permit them to play more than 8.5 million musical works.


SESAC, Inc is a performing rights organization with headquarters in Nashville and offices in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami and London.


SoundExchange helps the music and creative community thrive in the digital age. It is the independent nonprofit performance rights organization that collects and distribute digital performance royalties to featured artists and copyright holders. They deal with all genres. SoundExchange works to propel the music industry forward through advocacy, efficiency and strong partnerships.