Last week, a leaked royalty report showed that YouTube’s subscription-based Music Key was paying a healthy 5.4 cents ($0.054) per stream. But could that be possible? Here’s another leaked statement, this time from YouTube Music’s mainline, non-subscription service, which shows something far, far lower.
Image by Timothy Krause, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic. Written while listening to I Love Makonnen.