Streaming fix? Deezer calls for labels to embrace 'fairer' model

Andre Paine

Deezer’s head of global artist relations, Junior Foster, has called on labels to work with the platform on its user-centric payment system for rights-holders.

A trial of the proposed UCPS system in France was announced almost a year ago, but so far Deezer has been unable to roll out the revamped model.

“There hasn’t been a trial yet,” said Foster. “At this stage we’re still talking to labels about UCPS. The bottom line is, it’s a fairer system – it’s ...

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