Podcast curators vs. recording artists listenership revenue comparison worldwide 2019

This statistic shows the number of streams needed per month by podcast curators to generate the same revenue as recording artists worldwide in 2019. The data reveals that major label artists would require 7.28 million streams of their content per month in order to generate 6,500 U.S. dollars in income, whereas podcast curators with an average audience of 20,000 listeners per weekly podcast would need just 80 thousand streams over the course of a month.

Number of streams needed per month by podcast curators to generate the same revenue as recording artists worldwide in 2019

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Source

Release date

April 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2019

Supplementary notes

The figure for podcast curators is based on an average listenership of 20,000 per weekly podcast.
The source compiled the data on revenue based on artists in each category earning 6,500 U.S. dollars per month.

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