Mick Lloyd is the Senior Vice President of Licensing at Entertainment One, one of the largest independent music licensors in the world. MUBUTV's Ritch Esra sits down with Mick to discuss the current state of licensing as well advice to songwriters.
He has spent more than 34 years in the Music Industry. Having worked at Trade Magazines, Record Label A&R Depts., as well as teaching courses on the Music Business at UCLA Extension, Trebas Institute, SAE and Musicians Institute.
Fueled in part by the disco craze, the volume of music sales and Gold awards skyrocketed by the mid-1970s, prompting the RIAA to introduce the Platinum award category in 1976, for sales of one million albums.