Streaming Royalty Rates


Here’s some current streaming rates per service. Your rates might vary.

If you stream from…

  • Spotify – between $0.0005 and $0.007
  • Google Play – $0.0107
  • YouTube Music – between $0.0013 and $0.0105
  • Tidal – $0.0171
  • Apple Music iTunes Match (US)
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Origin Story

Millions of years ago there was WFNK, or at least an idea for it.

I grew up in Cleveland listening to radio when it was a Real Big Deal. I was educated by media, public school, and public college. In … Read the rest

The Masters: Playlist of Power by WFNK.com

No 1 hit wonders here!

The Masters convene in the Garden

The Modern Artist


I submit Bernie Worrell as the perfect model artist for this new age.

True, he came from the classic music world, at least the black side of it.

But before that he came from music conservatory and a strict granny. … Read the rest

Giving In To The Streaming Monster

I am always pushing for higher sound quality and reminding people about the limitations of streaming.

I’m also a modern man in this streaming world – one who is online 24/7. I can’t resist the addictive power of youtube … Read the rest

Ohio FUNK Finds New Home

Share and add videos if they fit:

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Youkill Audio Youtube

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Lossless data on the left. The right side is a visual representation of what we’ve been listening to for 20 years now.


Deets on Youtube’s audio handling:

Audio is streamed at either 128k or 320k mp3.

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Youtube’s Audio Specs

Finally got my answer about Youtube’s audio specification — there isn’t one, really.

The only have a video policy.  Audio stream quality is a part of the video spec.

So here’s the details:

  1. Audio streams as 128k or 320k MP3
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Music Business vs. Youtube

The battle for pennies is heating up. The 3 major record labels are supposedly fed up with Youtube’s lame attempts to monetize their content, feeling that Google, who owns Youtube and the entire ad network and search engine that drives … Read the rest

Youtube’s Version of HD Audio – My Realtime Review

Oh damn, the internet generation strikes back against pono!

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I just fired up my old iPhone 4, hit youtube, searched for flac, found ihearttflac and flacsgreatesthits, and was forced to admit after a day of reflection and jamming on my … Read the rest

2MERICA’S Top Network

Done a lot of video in the last couple years and have a few more ideas in the cooker for both the 2MERICA and Ezraz projects. Here’s the list of the video yayas we’ve posted as designed for musical and … Read the rest

Happy New Year To All … And Heeeeerrrrrreeeee’s Bootsy!!!

The mini-tour of the year (which I missed) so here’s something to kick of your celebrations tonight:


It’s been a hell of a year, so many goods some bads, some lost souls, some found miracles, but we continue on. Gotta … Read the rest

Indoctrinate The Youth

I’m speechless. I wish Pixar would throw a million at this guy Baptiste Jaquemet. Amazing.

Live from the Mothership

Live from the Mothership

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Winter Warm Up

It’s friggin freezin out so if you are stuck in looking for ways to get warm…

this might help out:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL115AEDAD73A8627B
This funk playlist has been greatly expanded to better do your chit up right this winter.
With love, Ezraz
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