CREDIDAM is a non-profit association established in 1996. The association has as purpose the collection and distribution of the money owed to the Romanian and foreign performers, originating from the broadcasting of the commercial recordings by television and radio stations, cable operators, cinemas, restaurants, hotels, bars, discos, organisers of artistic events etc.
Designated by the law as a collective management organisation, our association currently counts over 14,000 members: actors, ballet dancers, musicians of all genders (pop, folk, rock, folk music or classical music).
Here are some of the renowned artistic personalities in Romania, who are CREDIDAM members:
– Dan Bittman, Claudiu Bleonţ, Ion Caramitru, Elena Cârstea, Mihai Cernea, Maria Ciobanu, Monica Anghel, Mirabela Dauer, Marcel Iureş, Dorina Lazăr, Horaţiu Mălăele, Elena Merişoreanu, Laura Lavric, Mioara Velicu, Florin Piersic, Benone Sinulescu, Sofia Vicoveanca, Iulian Vrabete, Irina Loghin, Andra, Inna, Horia Brenciu, Grasu XXL, Guess Who, Maia Morgenstern, Floarea Calotă, Cristian Şofron, Alexandru Arşinel, A.G. Weinberger, Loredana Groza, Gheorghe Turda, Smiley, Marius Moga, Ionut Fulea, Gheorghe Serac, Daian Ioan Lung, Romeo Ciocarlan, Stefan Marinica Grando, Petre Pana, Carmen Tanase, Iarina Demian, Adrian Despot, Victor Socaciu, Andrei Tudor, Viorica Flintasu, Alin Gheorghiu, Carol Litvin, Vasile Bordenciu, Cristian Hanghiuc, Stefan Velniciuc, Camara Ghedi, Marcel Pavel, Adrian Enache, Vasile Muraru, Gabriel Croitoru, Gabriel Gheorghe, Cristian Soleanu, Mircea Baniciu, Carla’s Dreams, Alexandra Stan.
Also, CREDIDAM collects copyright for numerous artists from abroad or for their heirs:
– Christina Aguilera, Shirley Bassey, James Blunt, Michael Bolton, Cher, Eric Clapton, Celine Dion, Tiziano Ferro, Samantha Fox, Natalie Imbruglia, Elton John, Tom Jones, Madonna, Paul McCartney, Garry Moore, Mike Olfield, Eros Ramazzotti, Chris Rea, Britney Spears, Bonnie Tyler, Tina Turner, Paul Young, AC/DC, Bee Gees, Boyzone, Depeche Mode, Dire Straits, Eurithmics, Genesis, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Led Zeppellin, Morcheeba, Motorhead, Police, Queen, Sex Pistols, Spandau Ballet, Status Quo, Sugarbabes, Supertramp, Take That.
Evolution of the number of members between 1996 and 2017