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The U.S. Is Still One Of Only 4 Countries That Doesn’t Pay Artists For Radio Airplay

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I was looking over this post from about 4 years ago and I was stunned that so little progress has been made on this front. The importance of radio may be declining, but it’s still a big part of some artist’s success, especially on a superstar level. Did you know that no artist has ever […]

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U.S. One Of 4 Countries That Doesn’t Pay Artists For Radio Airplay

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Radio is still a big part of an artist’s success, but did you know that an artist doesn’t get paid for radio airplay in the United States? Songwriters get paid from money collected from broadcasters by¬†ASCAP, BMI or SESAC, but there’s no mechanism in place for an artist to get paid for the same airplay. […]

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