Posting Cover Videos of Songs – Entertainment Law Asked & Answered
Gordon P. Firemark
OCTOBER 20, 2016
Can you cover a song and post a video of it on your YouTube or Facebook? So, a Facebook group I’m part of has had a lively discussion going about covering songs and posting videos of their versions on YouTube and Facebook. And, if you wanted to post the video (or the audio) as a podcast, or to stream on your own website, there’d be other licenses you need to get… some from the publisher, and some from organizations like ASCAP and BMI.