covers

English translation: your versions of other people's songs

17:31 Mar 11, 2018
English to English translations [PRO]
Music
English term or phrase: covers
With the appeal of online audiences and opportunities to monetize content based on the viewership, User Generated Content (UGC) has developed into its own industry, i.e. mash-ups, tutorials, covers, de-boxing, and video gaming.
Muhammad Atallah
Egypt
Local time: 09:52
English translation:your versions of other people's songs
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"In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song."
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your versions of other people's songs


Explanation:


"In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song."

Example sentence(s):
  • Creators participating in the YouTube Partner Program can now share in the revenue from eligible cover song videos on YouTube, once those videos are claimed by music publisher owners. You will be paid revenue for these videos on a pro rata basis.

    Reference: http://support.google.com/youtube/answer/3301938?hl=en
    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cover_version
philgoddard
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