Copyright lasts for how long?
Kate Bush will be ‘Running up that hill’ to the bank for the at least the next 33 years
First released in 1985 and topping the charts again in 2022, Running UP That Hill earned the artist a reputed £0.25m last week.
Copyright is all hers. Written and produced by Kate Bush, she still owns all the rights and whilst some cash goes to her distributor the vast majority hits her bank account.
Copyright is free to grant in the UK.
‘Know your IP rights’ ™ it could help keep you running up that hill long after your original creation.