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Spotify Is Letting Artists & Labels Influence Recommendations — For a Lowered “Promotional Recording Royalty Rate”

Spotify has revealed that it will allow artists and labels to influence listener recommendations for no upfront cost – provided that they accept a lowered “promotional recording royalty rate” for the plays deriving from the push.

Spotify recently announced the artist- and label-influenced recommendations option in an approximately 500-word-long release. The message begins by emphasizing the streaming service’s role as a discovery tool, stating that its users listen to artists they’ve not heard before more than 16 billion times per month, cumulatively.

Read More: https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2020/11/03/spotify-artist-recommendations-program/