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PRS for Music launches mobile app 

11 July 2014

New mobile app makes searching for music works and royalty statements on-the-go, efficient and easy

PRS for Music Mobile app

The organisation that represents over 100,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers has officially launched its first mobile app.

Available to users with an online account, individuals and organisations can now easily:

  • Check registered works on the PRS for Music database
  • Find detailed copyright information for millions of PRS for Music compositions
  • Search the database by writer, publisher and artist, work number, CAE name and number

Users will also be able to view distribution information while on the move.

Karen Buse, Interim Director Membership & Rights, PRS for Music said: “The new app is part of PRS for Music’s commitment to provide a simple, secure and up to date member experience. Whether you’re at a sync meeting or in the studio, our mobile app enables easy access to millions of musical works.”

The app is available for the most popular iOS and Android smartphones and tablets and can be downloaded for free from the iTunes and Google Play stores.

See the app in action on our YouTube channel.

Notes to editors

About PRS for Music

PRS for Music represents the rights of over 125,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK. As a membership organisation it ensures creators are paid whenever their music is played, performed or reproduced, championing the importance of copyright to protect and support the UK music industry. The UK has a proud tradition of creating wonderful music that is enjoyed the world over and PRS for Music has been supporting the creators of that music since 1914.

PRS for Music provides business and community groups with easy access to nearly 15m songs through its music licences. In an industry worth over £4.1bn, PRS for Music is uniquely placed to be a voice for music and music creators. Collecting £621.5m in 2016, PRS for Music is one of the world’s most efficient combined rights organisations. With over 100 representation agreements in place globally, PRS for Music's network represents over two million music creators.

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