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Windows 7: Youtube Song Copyright Question

26 Oct 2010   #11

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

While the artist is the owner for so long after its been produced the record company holds the rights to that song. If they get greedy which they tend to do, they hire a lawyer to scour the depths of youtube and fine there songs and have them removed.

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26 Oct 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LiquidSnak View Post
You would have to obtain it from youtube.

The song purchase is for personal use. You aren't violating copyright using it for non-profit purposes, but youtube doesn't like it anyway.
you request permission from the Record Company, which they will say sure, but give us an assload of money first.
Purchasing rights for mainstream music for public performance is very very expensive.
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27 Oct 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

If it were up to record executives, you would pay per listen for each song you listen to. And in terms of public performance, per listen per person. With the record profits they make almost every year, those whiny crybabies can go pound sand as far as I'm concerned. Worst thing that can happen if you post the video is that it either gets removed or the music gets muted as is the case often with the Warner Music Group.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mckillwashere View Post
They get removed if the owner requests. I have actually seen some legitimate artist youtube channels removed because the record company said remove it.
Or in some cases, someone playing a prank.
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27 Oct 2010   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I've even seen videos being removed from YouTube because someone did a cover of a song by playing it him/herself on an acoustic guitar! lol... Seriously? I mean, really!
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27 Oct 2010   #15

Windows 7 Enterprise

Gone are the days where the only videos on Youtube was a monkey sniffing his poo-stained finger and falling off the branch...

Good times...
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29 Oct 2010   #16

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xarden View Post
Gone are the days where the only videos on Youtube was a monkey sniffing his poo-stained finger and falling off the branch...

Good times...
True that.
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