MØ and DJ Snake) brought in around .5 million for the artists behind it.But even these massive numbers are paltry when you consider what fans might've spent if they had purchased a full album.For more information and inquiries, please email us at narrykim at snu dot ac dot kr.On the surface, Spotify’s new interactive "Year in Music" feature is a pretty fun way to look back at your 2015 listening habits.I listened to 13,000 minutes of music on Spotify this year, which means I paid around one-tenth of a cent per minute. Drake was Spotify’s most-streamed artistthis year, with around 1.8 billion streams.And I'm paying Spotify's per month subscription fee; if I were relying on its free, ad-supported tier, the payout for artists would be even smaller. Here's about how much some other Verge staffers paid their favorite artists (technically, the rights holders) this year. That means Drake earned somewhere in the ballpark of million from Spotify.
With Year in Music, Spotify has unintentionally given users a tool for determining their monetary value as a fan — at least when it comes to streaming.And not all artists get the same cut of Spotify revenue either: depending on their contracts with the label, some musicians might only recoup 15 to 20 percent of the streaming revenue they brought in.Other factors also come into play, like the country in which a song was streamed and the currency value in that country.Earlier this year when obtained a copy of Sony’s Spotify contract, we noted that Spotify uses a complex formula to determine the royalties artists earn from streams.Major labels likely receive a sizable sum from Spotify, but not all of that money is going to artists.Rihanna, with over 1 billion streams, earned around million.2015’s most-streamed song, Major Lazer’s "Lean On" (ft.RNAs are often modified at the 3' end, which is critical for their stabilization, functionalization, and/or degradation.We previously found that some micro RNAs are uridylated or adenylated and that the 3' tails regulate the biogenesis and stability of micro RNAs.We have also been investigating the function and regulation of micro RNAs in cancer and stem cells.We hope that our studies will provide new opportunities for cancer treatment and stem cell engineering.