Spotify 'overpaid' rightowners

Music Business | June, 21 2019 -  Spotify: We ‘overpaid’ songwriters and their publishers in 2018, and we would like our money back

If you hadn’t noticed, tensions between the music publishing community and Spotify have taken a turn for the sour in recent months.

This all began in March when Spotify, alongside other music streaming operators like SiriusXM/Pandora, Google and Amazon, lodged an appeal against mandated pay rises for songwriters and publishers in the US.

Link to the PR