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Author: Paul Resnikoff

Date: February 14, 2020

Original Source: Digital Music News

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YouTube Paid the Music Industry More Than $3 Billion In 2019, CEO Says

YouTube has the lowest per-stream payouts among streaming music platforms — a dubious distinction it has carried for years. But platform CEO Susan Wojcicki says it all adds up.

Why Wojcicki dropped the big news on a Friday before a three-day weekend is anyone’s guess. But in a blog post uploaded this afternoon, the oft-embattled YouTube CEO touted a very healthy payout to the music industry and its artists.

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