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Spotify: We've paid out $1 billion in royalties since launch

Spotify introduces a Web site aimed at explaining its operations to artists and other music professionals.

By Dec. 3, 2013


Pandora calls artist royalties flap an orchestrated 'lie'

Co-founder Tim Westergren charges the RIAA with running a "misinformation campaign" and denies lobbying for an 85 percent reduction in artist royalties.

By Jun. 26, 2013


Music labels sue SiriusXM over unpaid royalties on oldies

The lawsuit accuses the satellite radio company of not paying royalties for music it plays that was recorded before 1972 when federal protections kicked in.

By Sep. 11, 2013


Digital radio royalties top $1 billion

The milestone reflects the industry expansion and growing popularity of Internet radio and other digital music services.

By Jun. 18, 2012


Techies tell Congress high music royalties hurt artists

Representatives from Pandora and venture capital company note there isn't a single profitable digital music service and they blame high royalties.

By Nov. 28, 2012


Blu-ray victory means royalties, royalties, royalties

Every time one of those drives or discs leaves a factory, the Blu-ray Disc Association will get a royalty.

By Feb. 19, 2008


Music groups reach accord on royalties

A consortium of music industry trade groups say they have come up with proposed royalty regulations for Web sites that offer streaming music services.

By Sep. 23, 2008


Web radio, music industry reach agreement on royalties

After two years of negotiations, larger online radio stations agree to pay music industry 25 percent of revenue or a flat per-stream rate, whichever is greater.

By Jul. 7, 2009


Sirius XM must raise prices to pay music royalties

The Copyright Royalty Board has raised music royalty fees and the satellite radio provider will pass those costs on to customers starting next month.

By Jun. 25, 2009


Pandora sued by record labels for copyright infringement

Sony, Warner, and Universal argue that under state law, the music streaming service must pay license fees for songs recorded before 1972.

By Apr. 17, 2014