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Spotify Announces COVID-19 Music Relief Project

Spotify Announces COVID-19 Music Relief Project The project will assist artists who are seeking financial relief. Spotify will partner with several music charities, including MusiCares, PRS Foundation and Help Musicians. The streaming company will match donations to those charities up to $10 million. Spotify made the announcement via Instagram on Tuesday. Spotify, via Instagram Spotify also plans to debut an optional feature enabling artists to raise funds directly from fans. The company will not take any cuts from the contributions made through the Spotify artist pages. Just a few days ago, Bandcamp helped artists raise $4.3 million by waiving its fees for music sales.