Happy Birthday, @girlvsplanet! We Got You Free Creative Commons License Birthday Songs
It seems like most of our Twitter followers were afraid to admit it was their birthday yesterday, but they're missing out. We found out it was @girlvsplanet's birthday, and we got them a gift!Read on...
These Are Your New Creative Commons Happy Birthday Songs
It's very likely that ASCAP and Time Warner are the only people who don't think it's stupid that the song "Happy Birthday to You" is copyrighted, and they only think that because they manage to squeeze two million dollars a year out of licensing the song. To combat this, radio station WFMU and the Free Music Archive teamed up to hold a contest for a replacement to the popular tune that we can all sing at parties, sing in public, and even sing in film and television without paying royalties as long as the artists are credited. The results are in, and here are your new go-to birthday jams.Read on...