Collecting Societies

MPS manages the copyright to the instrumental composition and lyrics of original musical compositions for the following 12 music publishers:

  • EMI Music Publishing Singapore;
  • Forward Music Publisher Pte. Ltd.;
  • HIM International Music Pte. Ltd.;
  • Life Music Publishing Pte. Ltd.;
  • Peermusic Pacific Pte. Ltd.;
  • Rock Music Publishing (S) Pte. Ltd.;
  • Sony Music Publishing (Pte.) Ltd.;
  • Touch Music Publishing Pte. Ltd.;
  • Universal Music Publishing Pte. Ltd.;
  • Universal Music Publishing MGB Singapore Pte. Ltd.;
  • Warner/Chappell Music Singapore Pte. Ltd.; and
  • Music & Melody Publishing Pte. Ltd.

Specifically, MPS handles the mechanical reproduction rights. It has assigned the administration of performing rights over these works to COMPASS.

It has also assigned the administration of the mechanical production rights for wedding videography and photo montage to the Recording Industry Performance Singapore (RIPS).

Music Publishers (S) Ltd.
79 Anson Road #07-03
Singapore 079906

Information for MPS was contributed by the CMO through Baker & McKenzie

  • Music publishers
Rights administered by the Collecting Society? Right held by virtue of a law or statute? Possible by law to have these rights cleared directly by the right holder without involving the Collecting Society?
Reproduction / copying rights Yes No Yes
Public performance rights No No No
Distribution rights / rights to issue copies to the public No No No
Rights to communicate to the public / make available over the internet No No No
Other rights