Hello my names Tommy, I would like to know what this part of a recording agreement means. does it say that i would only be releasing music with them for 5 years if i were to sign the contract or am i still free to release future productions with other labels during this period ??ExclusivityDuring ‘the Term’ (as defined below) You will solely and exclusively record for us. You will not re-record for third parties any material recorded for or delivered to us during the Term earlier than (5) years following the end of the Term provided that such material has been released during the Term.Notwithstanding 3(a) above and subject to our prior approval you shall have the right to record a guest performance for a third party Provided That we are credited in the form “Customerappears courtesy of Sonic Heavy Music”Hope someone can help.Thanks T mundell
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Hello Tommy,The contract prohibits you from recordiing for third parties during the Term. Any recording of yours released during the Term cannot be released to third parties within 5 years of expiry of the Term.The contract is extremely restrictive and you may wish to renegotiate its terms.Hope this helps. Please leave feedback
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