September 23, 2015
Revenues from subscription
streaming services for music in the U.S. accounted for 27% of music sales across
all formats in 2014, surpassing CD sales for the first time. Although
are making more money, the per-stream royalty rate paid to artists is dropping,
as consumers with a fixed-rate subscription have access to an unlimited number
of streams. Check out our infographic to learn how much artists are really
earning from the top streaming services.