Bensound

License

Creative commons License

You can use for free my music licensed under the Creative Commons License in your multimedia project (online videos, websites, animations, etc.) as long as you credit me with a link to my Website. Examples of proper way to credit me: "Music: http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music or "Music: Song title - Bensound.com"

You can read the full legal agreement here: Creative commons - Attribution - No Derivative Works

 

Bensound Pro License

If you can't or do not want to credit me or if you need high quality files (mp3 and wav), you can buy a Bensound Pro Licence. You will also get a license certificate as well as a proper invoice. To buy a license, click on the track picture in the categories pages.

1. STANDARD LICENSE - UNLIMITED TIME
The Standard License is non-exclusive, non-transferable and give you lifetime rights to use my music after purchase for Websites, videos, films, documentaries, animations, presentations, slide-shows, music on hold and background music in bars, hotels, restaurants, shops, gyms, exhibitions, trade fairs and conferences.

2. EXTENDED LICENSE - UNLIMITED TIME
In addition to the uses authorised by the standard license, this license allows for music to be used for: Internet Advertising and Local TV/Radio advertising, in public, for software, video Games, applications, Cd, DVD or other physical support. Films destined for public screening or broadcast during public entertainment events for which an entrance fee is paid such as shows, concerts, plays, etc. 

3. NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL TV/RADIO ADVERTISING - 1 YEAR
In addition to the uses authorised by the extended license, this license allows for music to be used in National and International TV or Radio Advertising for 1 Year.

RESTRICTIONS ON USE
- A license is applicable to one person or company only. If you are in the business of selling projects such as corporate videos, websites or messages on hold to several clients you must buy a license for each of them or contact us to negotiate a multiple client license.
- In the event of resale, the music must be synchronized with another media. It is therefore forbidden to resell and/or appropriate music tracks in isolation even if one or multiple sounds or vocals are added.

 

 

Licence Comparison FREE Creative Commons License Standard License
(& Subscription)
Extended License TV/Radio Ad License
Online Videos (youtube, vimeo, social media,...)
Animations
Slideshow
Website Background Music
Educational Play, Film
Presentation

With credits

     
Music On Hold        
Background Music in:
- Bar, restaurant
- Shop
- Gym
       
Web Advertising      
Cinema
TV/Radio Broadcasting
       
Software
Video Game
Application
Cd,DVD

With credits

     
Public Show        
Local TV/Radio Advertising        
National/International TV/Radio Advertising        
Video Production Software
Music Production Software
       
Re-mixes
Adding Lyrics and Make A Song
Audio Podcast
Audio Book
Meditation Soundtrack
Reselling of audio only material
       
  FREE $24 USD Per Track $58 USD Per Track $720 USD Per Track
    $129 USD For Subscription