After 20 years, the Rolling Stones have Given up the Rights to Bittersweet Symphony

(via CNN) by Amy Woodyatt and Julia Hollingsworth

t’s one of the biggest indie rock songs of all time — and for 20 years British band The Verve didn’t make a cent off “Bitter Sweet Symphony.”

But lead singer Richard Ashcroft will finally get royalties for the track after a long-running copyright dispute with the Rolling Stones.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news/the-verves-richard-ashcroft-finally-secures-bitter-sweet-symphony-royalties/ar-AABQILI

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Cheryl Coogan
    May 24, 2019 @ 11:52:07

    Thanks for this news! Loved that song and glad they will finally get the royalties.

    On Fri, 24 May 2019 at 10:46, Every Moment Has A Song wrote:

    > Ed Cyphers posted: ” (via CNN) by Amy Woodyatt and Julia Hollingsworth t’s > one of the biggest indie rock songs of all time — and for 20 years British > band The Verve didn’t make a cent off “Bitter Sweet Symphony.” But lead > singer Richard Ashcroft will finally get roya” >

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