Universal Music issues statements for two types of royalties.
Artist royalties are paid to the performing artists. It includes the revenue received for digital and physical sales, subscription services for digital streaming, as well as other exploitations through broadcast, film, and TV. For Artist Royalties, please click here for details on when these statements are published.
Copyright royalties are based upon the same principles as above but are paid to songwriters specifically for the underlying composition (ie: lyrics and musical composition). For Copyright Royalties, please click here for details on when these statements are published.