Beating the music industry’s $4B streaming problem

Vancouver firm aiming to help artists, record labels collect royalties more accurately

Andrew Batey describes it as a $4 billion problem for the global music industry: collecting royalties from the multitude of streaming services offering artists’ songs.

“Labels have no idea the amount of time the song’s actually being played,” said the CEO of Beatdapp Software Inc. “They have a rough estimate but streaming services self-report.”

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