If you have no intention of profiting off the work you're creating, you likely would be fine, quoting the lyrics. I am a first time novelist and I don't expect profit from this novel. On the other hand what is the best way to obtain permission from these various musical artist? Since I have a limited time and several diffterent entries that pertained to lyrics and events in the novel is there some one who could advise me about the different entries if they saw how I used them in a word document?
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