Tags: master recording rights
The sound of victory: Music-makers fight to reclaim their IP rights
Earlier this month, soul icon Anita Baker sent out a tweet that radiated joy: “All My Children Are Coming Home.” The accompanying photo showed five of her albums, all released by Elektra Records in the 1980s and 1990s. The news she was announcing with this tweet was momentous — she was finally regaining ownership of her master recordings.
Another icon, pop star Taylor Swift, responded to t