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The most streamed single of 2013 only earned its authors $4,000 each

Avicii‘s song Wake Me Up has been played more than 168 million times in the last year and a half, making it one of the most streamed songs, ever. You wouldn’t be blamed, therefore, for thinking that co-writer Aloe Blacc has made some serious bank from his labors. Unfortunately, in an editorial for WIRED, the songwriter reveals that he’s only received $4,000 in royalties from Pandora, America’s biggest streaming service. – Daniel Cooper,Engadget
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