ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus: Today’s pop industry cheats songwriters 

Rebalancing the Song Economy shows that we live in an era where the song fuels everything: whereas albums used to be the go-to consumption format, the dominant currency in streaming is individual songs; data shows that when people use a streaming platform such as Spotify, they search more for songs than they do for artists. That means songwriters are more important than ever – but, if you are a songwriter, the system is dysfunctional.

Source: Today’s pop industry cheats songwriters | Björn Ulvaeus