Fairness Rocks News Spotify defends its appeal of the new US songwriter royalty rate


Fairness Rocks News Spotify defends its appeal of the new US songwriter royalty rate

Home Industry News Spotify defends its appeal of the new US songwriter royalty rate

Author: Chris Cooke

Date: March 12, 2019

Original Source: CMU

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Spotify defends its appeal of the new US songwriter royalty rate

Spotify has responded to the barrage of criticism that has followed its decision to appeal the ruling made by the US Copyright Royalty Board regarding the royalty rates streaming services should pay to songwriters and music publishers. It insists that it is fine with the top-level revenue share rate increase, but says that the devil is in the detail and there are big problems with the CRB’s detail. Though it doesn’t go into much detail about the detail.

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