Maybe... It depends on where you are downloading the music from.
Some music is free to download and it is legal, but, not all music you can download for free is legal.
If you download the music from a website that you pay for each song then it is legal.
If you are downloading music for free from a file sharing website then that is illegal.
If you download the music from a website that has legal rights to distribute that music and they give it free of charge then it would be legal.
There are some music that are legal to download on the internet whereas there are others that are illegal. Music that has been shared publicly with no restrictions is usually not illegal to download on the internet.
Copyrighted music is illegal to download.Many bands have made their music publicly available and it is not illegal to download their work.is it a legal to download song for free
Most of the time. If you download music from websites like Limewire it is definitely illegal.
Sheet music that still has copyrights attached to it is illegal to download everywhere. Sheet music not protected by valid copyrights is legal to download anyywhere.
If the music is copyrighted it is illegal. Yes. If the music is copyrighted it is illegal. Yes. Unless you purchase the music. In Canada it's legal.
Most likely.....most free music websites are illegal
ABBA's music is protected by copyright laws. It is illegal to download them for free.
Any download that violates the copyright license is considered an illegal download. Downloading music, movies, books, etc, without permission from the owner of the content is illegal.
You have to buy music, your not allowed to download music online for free.
Yes, just about everything there is illegal.
its not illegal as long as its not sold without a licence
No troubles if the download is legal (free music or you have paid for download). But downloading illegal music may bring you troubles. It all depends. If you download illegal music like from 4shared.com and eztracks.com its illegal. If you pay for the music like on i tunes than its legal. Just look at it like this if its free its illegal. Even Some websites offer legal free Music Downloads.
winmx Any program that allows you to download COPYRIGHTED music for free is illegal. If you do not pay a fee, it is illegal, no matter what anyone tells you.
Unless the music is public domain/freely distributable then downloading any music that you have not paid for is illegal. WikiAnswers does not supply information encouraging illegal activities.
An illegal music download is when a person downloads a song originally meant to be for sale for free from the internet. It is illegal because it is in breach of the owner of the music's legal copyright and distribution rights and you are stealing money from the musicians as they do not receive a royalty payment for their work.
Well, you can't download a real item such as a CD off the Internet, but if you are talking about a music CD file, then: It depends on if that music you downloaded is copyrighted. If what you download is copyrighted, then it was illegal to download that music off the Internet in the first place (unless you bought it from a place like www.last.fm or iTunes Store). If what you bought did have copyright, then it is also illegal to sell that music for profit. But, if what you bought didn't have copyright (called freeware), then it is legal to do so.
You should not download free music online , that is illegal . If you want new music, you can get a CD, download off Amazon, iTunes , or other websites that sell Mp3s .
google free music downloads and download the music you want but be sure it is free and not illegal
Downloaded music for free ANYWHERE is illegal. I do it anyway.
Yes downloading copyrighted music is generally considered illegial because it is being 'distributed' In Canada it's not illegal. Using softwares like Limewire to download songs is illegal no matter which country unless or otherwise the music not copyrighted. What music is NOT copyrighted????????
When you use it to do illegal things, such as download copyrighted music or obtain child pornography.
Downloading music is in general illegal and infringes copyright. Prince's music is available for download on many applications and websites for example imesh, MP3 download etc.
no if you buy songs from itunes no but you are able to download different music downloaders like limewire and frostwire which alow you to download music just be carefull in which these programs are illegal