Church Copyright License – The Church Copyright License covers over 300,000 worship songs for congregational singing. The license is a contractual agreement with songwriters and publishers from around the world. For an annual license fee, a church receives legal authorization to copy from over 300,000 songs for congregational use.
Christian Copyright Solutions – Christian Copyright Solutions (CCS) is a leading authority on church music copyrights, providing simple music licensing solutions and clear educational resources. CCS is the only Christian company to partner with ASCAP, BMI and SESAC to offer one-stop performance licenses that allow religious organizations to legally play, perform and stream over 17 million songs. CCS offers several licenses:
- Performance License – Worship anywhere and legally play & perform 17 million songs outside your services. The Religious Service Exemption allows churches to perform or play music only in their services, but royalties do need to be paid for music played or performed at camps, dances, picnics, youth events, dance classes, coffee shops, concerts and much more.
- Streaming License – Legally stream music. This one-stop license allows you to webcast up to 17 million songs.
- Custom Licensing – CCS manages the entire license procurement process for you. Projects like CDs, DVDs, photocopies, downloads and web sites require permissions to use copyrighted works.
Praise Charts – PraiseCharts.com features music ready to download, print and play. Find fully-scored Christian sheet music for thousands of worship songs, featuring the best of Hillsong, Integrity, Worship Together, Word, Vineyard, Maranatha, Brentwood-Benson, Lifeway and more. Find lyrics, chord charts, lead sheets, worship choir charts, praise band arrangements, jazz band arrangements and full orchestrations. In addition, PraiseCharts.com has a wide range of audio tracks to complement the charts.
Song DISCovery – Song DISCovery delivers new songs to worship leaders via an enhanced CD-ROM (mp3s, sheets, charts, PPTs, MediaShout) or download option bundled with each issue of Worship Leader magazine.
SongSelect – A paid subscription to SongSelect gives you an online source for lyrics, samples, transposable lead sheets, chord sheets and vocal music
Worship Together – WorshipTogether.com is a tool for discovering new worship songs. At the core of the site is a searchable database of songs with lyrics, audio streams, videos and scripture references indexed by tempo, theme, genre, tag and writer. Content is updated daily.
Brentwood-Benson Music – Choral music for all ages, solo tracks, hymnals, congregational singing resources, online resources and more
Integrity Music – Worship songs, choral music, recordings and more
LifeWay Worship – Choral music for all ages, solo tracks, hymnals, online resources, WorshipMap Pro cloud-based worship planning solution and more
Lillenas Publishing Company – Choral music for all ages, solo tracks, hymnals, drama scripts, instrumental arrangements, online resources and more
Maranatha! Music – Worship music and recordings
PraiseGathering Music Group – Choral music for all ages
Prism Music Publishing – Choral music for all ages, instrumental music and more
Vineyard Music – Worship music and recordings
Word Music – Choral music for all ages, solo tracks, hymnals, congregational singing resources, instrumental arrangements, online resources and more
Lillenas Kids – Children’s musicals, drama and more
Little Big Stuff Music – Kids’ musicals and resources
Pam Andrews Music – Kids’ musicals, worship music and resources
Vineyard Music – Children’s worship and musicals
Word Music Kids – Children’s worship and musicals
WorshipHouse Kids – Video shorts, song tracks, countdowns, motion backgrounds and still backgrounds