Jason Mraz Named First-Ever Ambassador for Recording Academy’s Annual District Advocacy Day

    Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz has been named district ambassador for the Recording Academy’s sixth annual District Advocate Day.

    The largest grassroots initiative for music in the U.S., each year District Advocate Day brings together music creators with members of Congress to discuss issues important to the community. Matters to be discussed this year include passage of the CASE Act, which would create a small claims copyright court for independent artists and songwriters; the establishment of a performance right on terrestrial radio; fair compensation for songwriters during the Department of Justice’s review of consent decrees; and protecting arts funding.

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