IFPI chief defends labels' pay outs to artists for streaming

James Hanley

IFPI chief executive Frances Moore has spoken out in defence of the level of streaming payments to artists.

In a lengthy blog, Moore (pictured) revealed the organisation had conducted research in a bid to gain a better understanding of the issue.

It concluded that artist remuneration has increased as a proportion of record companies’ revenues in the last five years.

She wrote: “There has been much debate recently around the payments that artists receive when their music is ...

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