Amid the ongoing Hollywood writers and actors’ strikes, musicians are now concerned about the use of artificial intelligence in their industry. They worry about how AI will automate music releases and the gray areas in copyright laws.
The ownership rights over the creation of a melody are a significant component of the music business.… Read the rest
A song featuring AI-generated vocals of Donald Trump rapping about his latest arrest has secured second place on the iTunes rap chart and number 20 on the overall US iTunes chart. The track, titled “First Day Out,” takes aim at the former US president’s political opponents, including the Clintons and the “radical left,” and promises to complete the wall between Mexico and the US while stopping the New World Order.… Read the rest
In an era of rapid technological advancement, the music industry is on the cusp of a transformative disruption. Software has the ability to generate songs that are increasingly indistinguishable from those created by humans. YouTube has now joined forces with Universal Music Group (UMG) to establish a Music AI Incubator, a groundbreaking collaboration that aims to reshape the landscape of the music industry.… Read the rest
AI voice cloning, also known as voice synthesis, is a technology that uses advanced machine learning algorithms to recreate a specific human voice. These algorithms are trained on large amounts of voice data to capture unique aspects such as tone, pace, accent, and other vocal nuances.… Read the rest
Mubert, a company at the forefront of AI-generated music since 2017, recently conducted a survey to gain insights into creators, artists, and adopters who are driving the development of AI-generated music.
Creators use derivative music to accompany their content in the Creator Economy, such as streams, shows, and podcasts.… Read the rest
The debate surrounding artificial intelligence (AI) has reached a boiling point in Western culture. Hollywood screenwriters, actors, and studio bosses are drawing a line when it comes to the role of generative machine learning in shaping our stories. The concern is that AI will replace human creators and pass off their work as machine-generated.… Read the rest
Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to reshape the way we experience music. While we have already seen advancements in how we consume and listen to music, the question remains: will AI also disrupt the process of music creation itself?
AI technology has already made significant strides in the music industry.… Read the rest
YouTube has announced a partnership with record labels to establish guidelines for the treatment of AI-generated music on its platform. The collaboration aims to address issues related to copyright protection and provide monetization opportunities for both companies and creators.
In a blog post, YouTube outlined its plans to invest in enhancing its rights management system, Content ID, and updating policies on manipulated content uploads.… Read the rest
Universal Music Group (UMG) and Google are currently in discussions to license artists’ voices and melodies for AI-generated content. The companies are considering developing a tool that would allow users to create AI-generated music, also known as deepfake, utilizing the voices of popular artists.… Read the rest
YouTube has announced the release of AI music principles and the launch of an AI initiative in collaboration with Universal Music Group. The project, called the AI Music Incubator, aims to build a safe and profitable ecosystem for music and video, while ensuring that artists and songwriters maintain their creative integrity and receive fair compensation.… Read the rest