Licensing Agreements. Exclusive & Non Exclusive Beat Contracts
  Feel free to use these beat contracts / licensing agreements to sell your instrumental beats online. If you copy and paste don't forget to closely look for centricbeats.com and replace it with your name.
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EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS   sample

 Track Outs Sent Within 48 hours
 Receive a download link instantly.
 Independently sell unlimited copies.
 Unlimited commercial usages.
 Must give credit to CentricBeats.com.
 50% publishing rights with bmi, ascap, etc..
CentricBeats.com owns 50% of the publishing rights.

This license agreement to the beat title is effective immediately after purchase by and between the seller (hereinafter referred to as the "Licensor" a.k.a "CentricBeats.com") and the buyer (hereinafter referred to as the "Licensee"). Licensor warrants that it is the Author/Songwriter and can produce the original material in which the Sound Recording/BEAT was made. All licenses are non-refundable and non-transferable.
This agreement will be emailed to the Licensee's emailed address used to purchase the beat detailed with the licensee information to complete the transaction.

1. Use. The Licensor hereby grants to License an exclusive license (this "License) to record vocal synchronization to the Composition partly or in its entirety and substantially in its original form.

2. Rights of usage. The Licensor hereby grants to Licensee an exclusive license to use Master Recording in the reproduction, duplication, manufacture, and distribution of phonograph records, cassette tapes, compact disk, digital downloads, other miscellaneous audio and digital recordings, and any lifts and versions thereof (collectively, the "Recordings", and individually, a "Recordings") worldwide for unlimited copies of such Recordings or any combination of such Recordings, condition upon the payment to the Licensor a sum of 0 US Dollars, receipt of which is confirmed. Additionally licensee shall be permitted to distribute unlimited internet downloads for non-profit and non-commercial use.

3. Performance Rights. The Licensor here by grants to Licensee an exclusive license to use the Master Recording in unlimited for-profit performances, shows, or concerts.

4. Broadcast Rights. The Licensor hereby grants to Licensee an exclusive license to broadcast or air the Master Recording in unlimited amounts of radio stations.

5. Credit. Licensee shall acknowledge the original authorship of the Composition appropriately and reasonably in all media and performance formats under the name of the Licensor in writing where possible and vocally otherwise.

6. If the Licensee fails to pay the Licensor, timely complete the payments provided for hereunder, or perform its other obligations hereunder, including having insufficient bank balance, the licensor shall have the right to terminate License upon written notice to the Licensee. Such termination shall render the recording, manufacture and/or distribution of Recordings for which monies have not been paid subject to and actionable infringements under applicable law, including, without limitation, the United States Copyright Act, as amended.

7. Indemnification. Accordingly, Licensee agrees to indemnify and hold Licensor harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, damages, costs, expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorney's fees, arising of or resulting from a claimed breach of any of Licensee's representations, warranties or agreements hereunder.

8. Miscellaneous. This license is non-transferable and is limited to the Composition specified above.

9. Publishing. Licensee, owns 50% of publishing rights. Licensor, owns 50% of publishing rights. Any other agreement would be in writing before the Sound Recording/BEATS would be published.

Premium Rights   sample

 Track Outs Sent Within 48 hours
 Receive a download link instantly.
 Independently sell up to 10,000 copies.
 1 independent commercial usage.
 Cannot publish with b.m.i., ascap, etc..
 Must give credit to CentricBeats.com.


1. Leasing rights allow you to use the beat for ONE commercial recording or broadcast.
2. This recording can then be distributed at your price for up to 10,000 copies.
3. Selling more than 10,000 copies means you must acquire a new lease or exclusive rights.
4. You may also use the beat for non-profit promotional use or demos. (no free downloads)
5. You have full rights to record,alter, mix the beat/song in any shape, way, or form (except reselling the beat).
6. In the event that someone buys exclusive rights to the beat you have leased, your rights shall stand and the beat is still yours to use.
7.You may also acquire a new leasing rights if you sell more than 10,000 copies since your contract predates exclusive sale.
8. CentricBeats.com will not receive a royalty from the sale of records or downloads.
9. You must however give full credit to centricbeats.com verbally or in writing on all commercial recordings.
10. Upon purchasing leasing rights, the seller still owns the beat(s) and the seller is able to resell the beat(s) to any other party until exclusive rights have been purchased.

NON EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS   sample

 Receive a download link instantly.
 Independently sell up to 5,000 copies.
 1 independent commercial usage.
 Cannot publish with b.m.i., ascap, etc..
 Must give credit to CentricBeats.com.


1. Leasing rights allow you to use the beat for ONE commercial recording or broadcast.
2. This recording can then be distributed at your price for up to 5,000 copies.
3. Selling more than 5,000 copies means you must acquire a new lease or exclusive rights.
4. You may also use the beat for non-profit promotional use or demos. (no free downloads)
5. You have full rights to record,alter, mix the beat/song in any shape, way, or form (except reselling the beat).
6. In the event that someone buys exclusive rights to the beat you have leased, your rights shall stand and the beat is still yours to use.
7.You may also acquire a new leasing rights if you sell more than 5,000 copies since your contract predates exclusive sale.
8. CentricBeats.com will not receive a royalty from the sale of records or downloads.
9. You must however give full credit to centricbeats.com verbally or in writing on all commercial recordings.
10. Upon purchasing leasing rights, the seller still owns the beat(s) and the seller is able to resell the beat(s) to any other party until exclusive rights have been purchased.

Full Ownership   sample

This Ownership agreement to the Sound Recording/Beat title is effective immediately after purchase by and between the seller (hereinafter referred to as the "Owner" a.k.a "CentricBeats.com") and the buyer. Owner warrants that it is the Author/Songwriter, the sound recording/beat has never been leased and owner can produce the original material in which the Sound Recording/Beat was made. All purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable. This agreement will be emailed to the buyer emailed address used to purchase the sound recording/beat detailed with the owner information to complete the transaction.

1. The owner hereby grants full ownership of the sound recording/beat to the buyer.
2. Wave Track Outs/stems used to produce the sound recording/beat sent within 48 hours
3. Receive a download link to the mp3 instantly.
4. Will be able to copyright the sound recording/beat as the author and also resell.
5. Removal of sound recording/beat from all sites on the internet.
6. Sound recording/beat has never been sold, leased or used in any audio recording.