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The lyrics sector has become legitimized over the last decade, but questions remain over the sector's creativity.


  • The music industry has fought hard against what used to be a whole host of online, unlicensed song-lyric pirates, forcing a number of them to turn legitimate and many more to the irrelevant periphery.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the lyrics sector and details how it has evolved over the last decade or so.
  • Explains where creative gaps exist.

Key questions answered

  • Which lyric services are currently achieving the most in the sector?
  • What was the source of the dispute between Genius and Google?

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  • Summary
  • Lyrics services battle for the top spot
  • Lyrical additions to service offerings
  • Services need to innovate to meet consumer demand


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