Fairness Rocks News “Cars” Singer Gary Numan: ‘I Got £37 From a Million Streams’


Fairness Rocks News “Cars” Singer Gary Numan: ‘I Got £37 From a Million Streams’

Home Industry News “Cars” Singer Gary Numan: ‘I Got £37 From a Million Streams’

Author: Dylan Smith

Date: January 20, 2021

Original Source: Digital Music News

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“Cars” Singer Gary Numan: ‘I Got £37 From a Million Streams’

Gary Numan disclosed his decidedly small royalty payment – and relayed his stance on today’s streaming-driven music landscape – in a recent Sky News interview. The Hammersmith, London-born musician’s comments starkly contrast figures released this week by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI), which touted streaming as financially beneficial to artists. The BPI noted that “labels receive gross revenues of around 4.33” from a standard $9.99-per-month subscription, “of which artists receive 1.33.”

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