Our bud Jimmy Buffett (above playing with us in the Caribbean earlier this year) spoke up to Spotify guru Daniel Ek and asked him for a raise, addressing payment to musicians, writers, and artists. Read an article on it Here
If you don’t know what Spotify is, (or streaming for that matter), you can read on that Here.
There are so many different opinions and POV’s on the music world and what’s called the “music biz,” I won’t get into that on this blog.
I will simply say, when someone like Jimmy stands up and illuminates what’s happening, it’s important to recognize that it takes someone of his caliber (celebrity power) to do it.