Digital Music News - I Run an Indie Label. And Here's What Spotify, Rhapsody & Zune Are Paying Us... | Kill The Record Industry |

If Spotify, Rhapsody, or other streaming services won't answer the question, maybe indie labels and artists will. These figures are from an independent catalog of 87 albums and 1,280 songs, as posted on The Trichordist. On Spotify, they seem consistent with reports of per-song payouts of roughly one-third to one-half of a penny.