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What Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube Are Paying Musicians

RIAA-backed research shows that Apple Music and Spotify pay artists much, much more than YouTube does. In a blog post last week, former Warner Music Group CEO Lyor Cohen defended YouTube against criticisms from the music industry. The now-YouTube executive stated that the platform pays out $3 per 1,000 streams.  It also apparently pays more […] The post What Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube Are Paying Musicians appeared first on Digital Music News. https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/08/21/apple-music-spotify-youtube-riaa/...

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YouTube Says It Pays $3 for Every 1,000 Views. A Musician Says He’s Making 1/50th of That

Is YouTube seriously paying $3 for every 1,000 views?  Or is that just another ‘alternative fact’? How much does YouTube really pay?  Welcome to the million-dollar question for musicians, studios, and rights owners everywhere.  Or, shall we say, the million micro-penny question. Just last week, a crack of clarity seemed to poke through the frustrating […] The post YouTube Says It Pays $3 for Every 1,000 Views. A Musician Says He’s Making 1/50th of That. appeared first on Digital Music News. https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/08/20/youtube-3-dollars-every-1000-plays/...

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YouTube Red Is Definitely Merging With Google Play

Google will combine YouTube Red and Google Play Music into a brand-new streaming platform. YouTube Red and Google Play Music will merge into a single service, the video platform has confirmed. Speaking at the New Music Seminar conference in New York, YouTube’s Head of Music, Lyor Cohen, said that the company will merge both services. […] The post YouTube Red Is Definitely Merging With Google Play appeared first on Digital Music News. ...

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Google’s Amazingly Simple Plan to Destroy Piracy Forever

The music industry has spent two decades smashing cockroaches with sledgehammers.  Now, Google has a simpler way to clean up the kitchen. Google is the devil.  And so is YouTube.  Because, a bunch of music industry executives told me that. And hey, they have a point: Google exploits more loopholes than a Bahamian tax shelter […] The post Google’s Amazingly Simple Plan to Destroy Piracy Forever appeared first on Digital Music News. https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/07/24/google-destroy-piracy/...

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