And:
Streaming Spotify, after years of attempting to ditch the songwriting community, is at the very front of an attempt.
Variety:

And:
Is that the Copyright Royalty Board’s 2018 decision to boost the rate. Along with three other streaming services — Amazon, SiriusXM/Pandora and Google — is appealing that decision to the board. Artists for their action have shellacked with criticism the four firms.

As a indication of how badly the PR war is going, where they make sure that you note their subscription fees will now go to Apple Music many songwriters are devoting Spotify subscriptions and doing so publicly on social media.
Fantastic read. Big PR triumph for Apple.

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