Money from your dedicated fans goes into a giant pool that’s paid out to artists based on their share of total streams. That model mostly benefits mega stars.
You get paid based on your dedicated fans’ actual listening habits. The more fans listen on SoundCloud, and listen to your music, the more you get paid.
Fan-powered royalties level the playing field so independent artists can compete.
Your payouts are based on a fan’s overall listening time. The fans you see in your insights dashboard are the fans who are contributing to your royalties.
Forge a deeper connection with fans who support your growth.
You’re paid by actual fans who stream your music. Bots and fake plays don’t count.
— RAC, musician and producer
How much Vincent makes under the old industry payout model
How much Vincent makes under fan-powered royalties
With fan-powered royalties,
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