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Streaming royalties are broken, Rashida Tlaib thinks Congress can fix them

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Streaming royalties are broken, Rashida Tlaib thinks Congress can fix them

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There’s never been an easy time to be a musician, but for many in and around the industry, the 21st century has presented one calamity after another for those hoping to make a living through music.

Currently, music streaming is building wealth for streaming platforms at the expense of musicians.

I wanted to honor that, and respect that incredible work, which played a huge role in movement work,” she said.“Music has been a huge part in my growing up in the social justice movement.

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Author / Journalist: Brian Heater

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Topics: Apple music Entertainment Spotify Rashida tlaib Royalties Streaming

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Published Date: 2022-08-05, 22:03:54

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