Swifties can rejoice as Taylor Swift will be able to perform her medley of old songs as she had earlier decided at the upcoming 2019 American Music Awards which will take place soon.
Swifties can rejoice as Taylor Swift will be able to perform her medley of old songs as she had earlier decided at the upcoming 2019 American Music Awards which will take place on November 24. The news comes a few days after Taylor Swift alleged that Big Machine’s Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta are banning her to perform her old songs not only for the AMAs but also for her documentary. Fans and celebs, since then taking to social media to support Taylor in the music battle. And now, Big Machine Label Group has released a statement.
“The Big Machine Label Group and Dick Clark Productions announced that they have come to terms on a licensing agreement that approves their artists’ performances to stream post show and for re-broadcast on mutually approved platforms. This includes the upcoming American Music Awards performances.”It should be noted that recording artists do not need label approval for live performances on television or any other live media. Record label approval is only needed for contracted artists’ audio and visual recordings and in determining how those works are distributed.”
However, Dick Clark Productions has said that they never authorized Big Machine’s statement. Their official statement read, “At no time did Dick Clark Productions agree to, create, authorize or distribute a statement in partnership with Big Machine Label Group regarding Taylor Swift’s performance at the 2019 American Music Awards. Any final agreement on this matter needs to be made directly with Taylor Swift’s management team. We have no further comment.”
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— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) November 14, 2019
Speaking of Swift’s music battle, the has been getting uglier by the day. A few days ago, we reported that Scooter is not liking about the fact his name has been getting dragged in the controversy. He is apparently upset with Scott over the way he has been handling the situation. Taylor’s rep went on claimed that they did oppose the performance and the label also owe millions of dollars to Taylor. What are your views on the same? Let us know in the comment section below.