📍 ED SHEERAN DID NOT RIP OFF LET’S GET IT ON SAYS JURY
Initially sued in 2016 for copyright infringement, it took almost seven years for the case to go to trial due to COVID-caused delays. However, the jury took only two and a half hours to rule in favor of the defendant, stating that there was no case for copyright infringement.
📍 SNOOP DOGG TELLS ARTISTS TO BOYCOTT STREAMING MUSIC SERVICES
“Somebody explain to me how you can get a billion streams and not get a million dollars? That’s the main gripe with a lot of us artists is that we do major numbers, but it don’t add up to the money Like, where the f*ck is the money?”
📍 MILEY CYRUS’ “FLOWERS” BECOMES THE FASTEST SONG TO REACH 1 BILLION STREAMS IN SPOTIFY HISTORY
She broke the previous record in just a week, which was previously held by BTS’s “”Butter.”” The song had previously set a benchmark with 99.37 million streams on Spotify within the first seven days of its release. Furthermore, “”Flowers”” has also witnessed a tremendous amount of digital sales, with it topping the iTunes sales charts for eight consecutive days in January, following its release.
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