Taylor Swift says she's been stopped from performing her own music on TV by Scooter Braun

CNET | 11/14/2019 | Corinne Reichert
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Taylor Swift says Scooter Braun won't let her perform her own music on TV.

The flames of the feud between Taylor Swift and Scott Borchetta, head of her previous label Big Machine Records, and Scooter Braun, the guy who owns her entire back catalog of music, have been reignited. In a tweet Thursday afternoon, Swift said the two men won't let her perform a mashup of her hits over the last 10 years during the American Music Awards (AMAs), where she'll be honored as Artist of the Decade.

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In the lengthy tweet, which is currently sitting on 200,000 likes just 30 minutes after she posted it, Swift explains she was told can't use any songs from her first six albums during the televised awards ceremony, because Braun and Borchetta claim this would count as a re-recording of it. She's not allowed to re-record the songs now owned by Braun until November 2020.

They're also stopping Swift from using her old music in a Netflix documentary that's currently being made that follows her over the last few years of her life, she said.

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"Scott Borchetta told my team that they'll allow me to use my music only if I do these things: If I agree to not re-record copycat versions of my songs next year (which is something I'm both...
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