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Terms and Conditions of Usage

Last updated: 14/08/2021

 

Terms and Conditions of Usage clauses define the conditions which one must accept in order to use this website and services. It is advice-able for users to read these terms before the use of this site and its services and submitting content in the form of airplay, streaming, promotion, or otherwise any other form of distribution. Once you are using VMN Music and its services, you automatically agree to the policies laid out therein. If you do not agree with these terms and policies, please do not use this website, its services nor submit any content for airplay, streaming, or any other form of distribution.

VMN Music is committed to protecting your privacy and providing audio and video content that will give you the best online entertainment and safe browsing.

 

USE OF COOKIES
Cookies are small files or other pieces of data that are downloaded or stored on your computer or other devices, that can be tied to information about your use of our website. We use these files to provide some services and features offered on our website to improve our user experience. Using this site and services you agree and accept such use of cookies unless you later decide to disable them.

Note that if you delete or disable our cookies you may experience interruptions or limited functionality in certain areas of our website.

 

DATA COLLECTION

VMN Music collects personally identifiable information such as your email address, name, and country. We may also collect information that is not unique to you such as zip code, age, gender, preferences, interests, and favorites. We also collect information about your computer which includes your IP address, browser type, domain names, referring websites.
This information is used to provide you with the best possible services available in terms of quality and operation and provides general statistics regarding the use of VMN Music and services.

Keep in mind that if you directly disclose your personal information or sensitive data through the VMN Music interaction services or other public boards related or not related to VMN Music, this information may be used by others and VMN Music will not be held liable.

We encourage you to review the privacy policies of websites you choose to link from vmnmusic.com so that you can understand how those websites operate, collect, use, and share your data online. VMN Music is not responsible for the privacy statements or contents on websites that are outside of our family of websites or services.

 

USE OF YOUR DATA
VMN Music collects and uses your personal and data information to;

- deliver the services you have requested.

- inform you of other latest products or services.

- deliver you with the latest entertainment news and alerts in the form of newsletters.

- contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of new services that may be offered in the future by VMN Music or it's affiliated, partners.

- contact you in the case of contest and giveaway wins.

- inform you from time to time or contact you on behalf of its affiliates and business partners about a particular product or service that may be of interest to you. In these cases, your unique personal information which includes e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and telephone numbers are not shared nor transferred to the third party.

- share data with trusted partners and affiliates to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, arrange for deliveries when you win a contest or giveaway prize, or make payments to you. In these cases, such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information for purposes outside of providing these services and are required to maintain the confidentiality of this information.

- keep track of our Web sites, mobile apps, and services used in other to determine what and which of our services are most popular. This data is only used to provide users with customized content and advertise with the VMN Music atmosphere.

VMN Music will not disclose or release the information you have left with us to third parties for reasons outside the ones given above.

 

VMN Music will disclose your personal information, without your notice if only required by law to do so or if with belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on VMN Music; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of VMN Music; (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users or VMN Music and the public in general.

CONTENT SUBMISSION
VMN Music is accepting music (audio and video) and written content from artists and podcasters/radio station owners for airplay, exposure, streaming, and promotion. These audio files and contents are used for the sole purpose of entertaining the general public or for any other legal purpose stated by the artist, downloadable, and sales.

 

VMN Music does not claim ownership of the content. By submitting content to VMN Music for inclusion on its streaming platform and radio stations (VMN Radio  & RNB Hits Radio) for promotion,

a.) you grant VMN Music, the worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying and promoting our Internet properties, or any related company thereof,

b.) you acknowledge that VMN Music does not pre-screen Content, but that VMN Music and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any Content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, VMN music and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the Terms Of Service or is otherwise objectionable,

c.) you agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content.

d.) you acknowledge that VMN Radio is a product of VMN Music, a brand of Vibes Media Network, an Archodia Group Subsidiary. All radio station names, logos, brands and other trademark features in this radio app are the property of their respective trademark holders. All radio stations included within VMN Radio have provided us with written permission to use their respective names, streaming URLs, logos and trademark features.

  • As of Jan. 1, 2020, our radio station (RNB Hits Radio) became a loyalty-free station. By submitting your music, you agree, grant permission to RNB Hits Radio to broadcast only the songs being submitted in this form royalty-free without recourse. This does not affect your music streaming on VMN Music (stream.vmnmusic.com)

  • Your music submissions played on these radio stations (RNB Hits Radio and VMN Radio) are for promotional activities and SPOTLIGHT tags to create a buzz around your music and boost sales. Music Submissions are Subject to approval but due to volume, it can take up to two weeks to be reviewed so please be patient and do not resubmit.

  • Not all music submitted is of good quality or right for our broadcast therefore it may not be allowed to air. This does not affect the addition of your press release content on our blog.

 

VMN Music will not accept any content to be played, streamed, or aired on her platform and radio stations (RNB Hits Radio and VMN Radio), or partner channels (Online Radios) if the content or its content (Online Radios) is not legal. If your work is streaming or playing on VMN Music or VMN Radio illegally without the proper rights contact us via radio@vibesmedianetwork.com and we will address the issue ASAP.

 

Airplay on VMN Radio and RNB Hits Radio is for artists that own the rights to their music, podcasters, and radio station owners with proper licensing or labels representing these rights. Do not upload contents if you do not own the rights.

 

If any of your work is playing or has been used on these channels without the proper legal rights, please submit a DMCA NOTICE via radio@vibesmedianetwork.com with the;

content name and information and link to your work on VMNMUSIC.COM,

Identify yourself as either: a) The owner of a copyrighted work(s), or A person "authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed."

b) Identify the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed

c) Identify the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of the infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled as well as information reasonably sufficient to permit VMN Music to locate the material.

d) Provide contact information that is sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, a valid electronic mail address.

e) State that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agents, or the law.

f) State that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed and we will take the necessary action to take it down ASAP.

 

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
VMN Music provides users with access to its website, radio station, and radio information services (the “Service”). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new VMN Music resources, shall be subject to the Terms Of Service. In order to use the Service, you must obtain access to the Internet, either directly or through devices that provide access and pay any service fees associated with such access. In addition, you must provide all equipment necessary to make such a connection to the Internet, including but not limited to a computer and modem or other access devices. Please note that VMN Music may create certain areas on the Service that contain a subscription service. You must keep your account’s balance up to date in order to view these areas (subscription service, if applicable, is covered elsewhere). VMN Music shall not provide the Service to persons under the age of 13 without explicit parental consent.

 

REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
In consideration of use of the Service, you agree to (a) provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service’s registration form (such information being the “Registration Data”) and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, ILLEGAL or VMN Music / has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete or ILLEGAL, VMN Music has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof), as well as declare Breach of Contract and refuse to grant access to the Service.

 

MEMBER CONDUCT
You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and NOT VMN Music, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, or otherwise transmit via the Service. VMN Music does not control the content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, objectionable, malicious, or further damaging.

You agree not to use the Service to:

(a) upload, post or otherwise transmit any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;