Your place for regular updates on PRS for Music news.
17 Feb 2021
Dan Gopal appointed Chief Commercial Officer of PRS for Music
1 Feb 2021
Members performing their own works in small online ticketed concert can obtain free licence
Listening to feedback from songwriter and composer members, PRS for Music has today announced a new provision to its small-scale Online Live Concert licence.
27 Jan 2021
PRS for Music launches new Online Live Concert licence for small-scale livestreamed gigs
New portal allows easy licence purchase for those wanting to stage or host an online live concert or gig in the UK
18 Jan 2021
Michelle Escoffery appointed as President of the PRS Members' Council
Composer Dru Masters appointed as first Deputy Chair of the PRS Members’ Council
1 Dec 2020
Ivor Novello award winners announced at The Ivors Composer Awards 2020
Six category winners are 30 or under, demonstrating the exceptional talent of the new generation of UK classical, jazz and sound art composers
27 Nov 2020
ICE and TikTok agree to a multi-territory licensing deal
18 Nov 2020
PRS for Music supports Music By Numbers 2020 report
The annual economic study by UK Music and its members shows that the UK music industry continued to grow in 2019 across every sector before the COVID-19 enforced shutdown hit in early 2020.
18 Nov 2020
UK music industry's £5.8bn boost to economy before COVID-19 delivered 'catastrophic blow'
5 Nov 2020
PRS for Music publishes Gender Pay Gap Report 2019 and 2020
3 Nov 2020
The Ivors Academy reveal works nominated for The Ivors Composer Awards 2020
Many nominated works tackle the turbulence of our times as composers address issues around climate change, Brexit, the Windrush Generation, universal suffrage, bird conservation, nuclear proliferation, and homophobia in Northern Ireland.