Streaming Service Pays Per Stream
October 2, 2019
Steven James in Apple, Streaming, YouTube, money, pandora, spotify, streaming, tidal

The ways in which music streaming royalties are paid can be confusing even to industry insiders, and formulas vary from company to company. I thought that this graph could help anyone looking into understanding just how many streams it would take for a song to become profitable in the streaming industry. 

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