As a listener, you streaming music does not support an artist. The math is simple. Spotify pays $4000 for 1 Million plays. Even if you play a song 1000 times, $4 is generated. Then split between all songwriters/label/whatever the deal is. Find an actual way to support your faves.
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@BitterSouth, Issue No 2, "Michael Stipe is Present," in which writer David Peisner meets up with Michael to discuss his life as an artist, the new book, & how he's feeling about a lot of things these days. Order here: https://bit.ly/michaelstipeispresent … pic.twitter.com/MuIap7b8FH