Fairness Rocks News The ‘unintended consequences’ of user-centric streaming payouts


Fairness Rocks News The ‘unintended consequences’ of user-centric streaming payouts

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Author: Stuart Dredge

Date: August 8, 2019

Original Source: Music Ally

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The ‘unintended consequences’ of user-centric streaming payouts

Here’s the thing about the ‘user-centric’ model of music-streaming payouts: it’s nowhere near as simple as a lot of people think it is, on several levels. The idea of each streaming subscriber’s monthly payment (well, the portion of it that is paid out in royalties) being divided only between the artists they have listened to that month, rather than going into a central pool to be divided based on service-wide streams, *feels* like a fairer way of doing things, it’s true.

Read more: https://musically.com/2019/08/08/the-unintended-consequences-of-user-centric-streaming-payouts/