Katy Perry Re-Ups With ASCAP, Marking 10-Year Anniversary
September 29, 2016 at 12:44 PM (PT)
KATY PERRY has renewed her agreement with ASCAP, which will continue to license public performances of her successful songwriting catalog throughout the world.
Commented PERRY: “ASCAP was in my corner before anyone knew who I was. That’s one of the many reasons I’m loyal to them. They’ve always believed in me and my music, and they’re great at supporting and protecting their members. ASCAP’s a vital part of my team.”
Added ASCAP CEO ELIZABETH MATTHEWS: “KATY PERRY has entertained and empowered millions of fans around the world with her brilliant music. ASCAP is thrilled to begin a new chapter in our long, enduring relationship with KATY, who is beloved by radio and streaming listeners everywhere and one of the great songwriter-artists of our time.”
2016 marks the 10-year anniversary of KATY PERRY ’s membership with ASCAP. PERRY first played an ASCAP SXSW acoustic showcase in 2008, months before the release of her breakthrough album, "One Of The Boys," and gave a keynote interview at the 2013 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO.