Is it illegal to post covers of songs that you've done on YouTube do you need permission?
- bubbaLv 65 months ago
It is illegal to do , the person who has the copyright can ask you to pay them or remove it , if you fail to comply with their request you could go to prison , having said that , there are thousands of cover bands who play songs with out permission who never get into trouble
- KritikalLv 46 months ago
Covers of songs should not violate copyright law, as they are your own performance and not that of the copyright holder. The only requirement, based on my understanding, is that you cite the original work that your cover is based from.
- ∅Lv 76 months ago
if those songs are copyrighted, you may not reproduce them in any way, even singing them yourself, without permission.
- 6 months ago
i it illegal to post covers of songs that you've done on YouTube do you need permission
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- coverdalerLv 56 months ago
It would never hurt.
- Anonymous6 months ago
It is illegal unless you have permission from the copyright holder. In this case you'd probably need written and signed legal documents to present to Youtube.