U.S. Music Royalty Fee
Effective January 5, 2015


To our Valued Customers:

Important Notice:  Effective January 5, 2015, there will be an increase of 1.4 percentage points in the U.S. Music Royalty Fee applied to most audio packages.* Your fee may vary depending on the package and plan term you have and the number of subscriptions on your account. For more information regarding the U.S. Music Royalty Fee, please refer to the links to the right on this page.

At SiriusXM we love the talented people that create the music we play. The U.S Music Royalty Fee is used to fund royalty payments to the music industry, which includes the writers and artists you hear on SiriusXM.

When it comes to bringing you the hottest, most exciting entertainment, our work is never done. We focus on expanding our programming to deliver even more A-list talent, variety and channels you won’t hear anywhere else. The commercial-free music, plus sports, news, talk and entertainment you love is now even more exciting. Click below to see just what we mean:


We have received great feedback on the new channels we recently added to our lineup like TODAY Show Radio – which airs all day, only on SiriusXM. We also proudly present Joel Osteen Radio, rooted in the power of positive thinking with messages of inspiration. Plus we invite you to discover new channels covering everything from upbeat pop and R&B to current country hits. Click here for a custom channel guide.

We truly appreciate each and every one of our customers. And we will continue to deliver the best entertainment programming available. Thank you for being a SiriusXM listener.


*The U.S. Music Royalty Fee is currently 12.5%. Starting January 5, 2015, the U.S. Music Royalty Fee will change to 13.9% except for packages that are not charged the U.S. Music Royalty Fee, which include News, Sports & Talk, Traffic, Travel Link, Weather, Marine, Aviation, and Backseat TV.