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Billboard Will NOT Incorporate YouTube Into Its Official Album Chart

Breaking: Billboard Will *NOT* Incorporate YouTube Into Its Official Chart

Sorry, YouTube. Billboard doesn’t want you in its official album chart. Yes, the Billboard 200 has become a music industry joke. But YouTube won’t be allowed to laugh along. According to a statement from Billboard, YouTube won’t be included in the algorithm that makes up the Billboard 200 album chart. Of course, ‘albums’ are practically […]

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R.I.P. thepiratebay.se. The Pirate Bay’s Infamous Swedish Domain Is Dead

R.I.P. thepiratebay.se. The Pirate Bay’s Infamous Swedish Domain Is Officially Dead

One of the world’s most notorious domain names is now defunct. But don’t tell that to The Pirate Bay. It was one of the world’s most notorious domain names for years. And it all started in a haven of music piracy: Sweden. No longer. As of this morning, The Pirate Bay’s infamous .se domain name […]

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My Song Got 1.254 Million Views on YouTube. I Got Paid $42.56

My Song Got 1.254 Million Views on YouTube. I Got Paid $42.56

How much does YouTube really pay? A top executive at the company says $3 CPM. But most of the royalty payments shared with Digital Music News are a tiny fraction of that. We want to believe YouTube executive Lyor Cohen when he says YouTube pays a $3 CPM to artists. The only problem is that […]

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