◎初創公司Beatstars宣布，已對在其市場上授權和銷售其作品的製作人支付了超過5000萬美元。該網站擁有超過34萬名活躍的賣家，其曲目已被用於許多主流熱門歌曲，包括Lil Nas X的〈Old Town Road〉。
◎源自BeatStars的曲目還包括Future和Rihanna的〈Selfish〉、6ix9ine的〈Kooda〉、Flipp Dinero的〈Leave Me Alone〉、Queen Naija的〈Medicine〉、Joyner Lucas的〈I'm Not Racist〉和Youngboy Never Broke Again的〈Highway等。
BeatStars has paid out more than $50 million to the producers who license and sell their work on the marketplace, the startup announced today. The site boasts has more than 340,000 active sellers, and its tracks have been used on a number of major hits, including Lil Nas X "Old Town Road."
BeatStars sourced tracks also include Future and Rihanna's "Selfish," 6ix9ine's "Kooda," Flipp Dinero's "Leave Me Alone," Queen Naija's "Medicine." Joyner Lucas's "I'm Not Racist" and Youngboy Never Broke Again's "Highway."
"The $50 million earned mark for our creators is an amazing achievement for the community that we serve and the company we are striving to build," Beatstars founder Abe Batshon said in a statement. "We hope to continue creating tools to empower music entrepreneurs like never before in the music industry and help foster a sustainable new economy for music producers and songwriters around the world, for years to come."