[INTERESTING READS] Spotify: Friend or Foe

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Much has been said about Spotify recently, particularly since Taylor Swift pulled her entire discography from the streaming service. Regardless of which side of the fence you’re sitting on in relation to this matter, you might find this article published by The New Yorker  interesting.

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Author John Seabrook spoke to Daniel Ek, the CEO of Spotify, on why and how he developed Spotify and to Napster’s Sean Parker on his involvement with Spotify. Seabrook also explored Spotify’s impact on record labels, musicians, songwriters and the consumer.

4 thoughts on “[INTERESTING READS] Spotify: Friend or Foe

    • prasvana says:

      Thanks, Denti! Very interesting indeed. Definitely would be inclined to agree where they said “Royalties should be paid based on subscriber share, not overall play share.”

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