CHRISTIAN CREATIVE SERVICES is available to collaborate with you.
YOU ALWAYS OWN 100% OF YOUR ORIGINAL WORK
You always own 100% of your lyrics. When a composer writes music for your poem or lyric, the music is owned by the composer. You maintain 100% ownership of your lyrics, the composer owns 100% ownership of the music.
You always own 100% of your music. When a lyricist writes lyrics for your music, the lyric is owned by the lyricist. You maintain 100% ownership of your music, the lyricist owns 100% ownership of the lyric.
Fees are for the RECORDINGS of the works, not the works themselves.
An agreement MUST be signed by both parties and a JOINT COPYRIGHT will be filed with the US LIBRARY OF CONGRESS.
FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions
What if the song is a "HIT"? Who gets the money?
Any royalites would be split according to industry standards.
%50 to the Publisher, %25 to the lyricist, and %25 to the composer.
What if the song is used in churches?
Churches may use the song and pay monies thru CCLI.
Should a song become popular in the churches, registration with CCLI would be recommended.