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Spotify Sweats Over Bandwidth Problem as Labels Vie for Playlist Spots

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Billboard reports: “As Spotify amasses ­subscribers and drives revenue, it is facing an awkward problem for an orderly, data-driven tech company: how to cope with the onslaught of label reps, ­managers and ­promoters trying to work their songs up Spotify’s charts by any means ­necessary. Internally, labels also have been battling over who should be doing the promotion in the first place, after years of tasking digital sales teams to place music on streaming services.”

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