Skip navigation

On September 14th, 2017, we published revised versions of our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Website Use Policy and published a Cookie Policy. Your continued use of Lynda.com means you agree to these revised documents, so please take a few minutes to read and understand them.

Commitment: An Insider's Guide to Today's Music Biz: 7 Record Labels
Commitment: An Insider's Guide to Today's Music Biz: 7 Record Labels

Now that we understand what a record deal is, the first thing you’ll want to know is how many albums they are committing to Recording Commitment - How Many Albums? Options are totally at the discretion of the labels. If your sales are growing or showing promise the label will continue. If not they won’t. In most deals, your advances and royalties will increase with each option album.

Resume Transcript Auto-Scroll
Skill Level Beginner
54m 55s
Duration
37,877
Views
Show More Show Less
Skills covered in this course
Audio + Music Music Business

Continue Assessment

You started this assessment previously and didn't complete it. You can pick up where you left off, or start over.

Start Your Free Trial Now

Start your free trial now, and begin learning software, business and creative skills—anytime, anywhere—with video instruction from recognized industry experts.

Start Your Free Trial Now