Join BMI (Music Publishing) As An Artist Or Producer for FREE

Join as a Songwriter Join the top songwriters and composers who have chosen BMI to ensure they get paid when their music gets played.


To apply, you will need the following:

U.S. Citizenship
U.S. must be your country of residence for tax purposes to join online.
Valid Email Address

If you are under 18 years of age, a custodial trust bank account is required.

Join as a Songwriter

Joining as a Non-U.S. Writer?

Joining as a Classical composer?

You will be signing a 2-year agreement.

Feel free to review our standard writer agreement.

Join as a Publisher
Online affiliation is available to U.S. publishers.

To apply, you will need the following:

Proposed Names For Your Company
Credit Card Issued by a U.S. Bank
For payment of a one-time processing fee.
Valid Email Address
A valid email address is required to receive and electronically sign the affiliation agreement and tax form.
Artists & Producers Click Here Click Link to Join As A Producer or Artist