- ASCAP - American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
- BMI - Broadcast Music Inc.
- BPI - the British Phonographic Industry Website
- IFPI (International Federation of the Phonographic Industry)
- NARM - The National Association of Recording Merchandisers
- NARAS - The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (The Recording Academy)
- NCB - Nordic Copyright Bureau
- NMPA - National Music Publishers' Association, Inc.
- RIAA - Recording Industry Association of America
- SESAC, Inc. - a performing rights organization
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