Music Recognition Technology (MRT) is a relatively new field of action. Still, this market is undoubtedly destined to rapidly grow within the next few years.

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It was mid 2018 when this article appeared on Digital Music News:

“One of the biggest challenges confronting the music industry is simple recognition. If a song is played, is it actually recognized, processed, and paid?”

Spoiler: the answer is no. Even so, we might be on the right track.

What do we exactly mean when we talk about MRT?

In this sense, the best definition is the one given by PRS For Music website:

“MRT refers to technology which is used to help identify music through sound. …


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