TuneCore has paid out more than $330 million to artists since the company launched the business in 2006, according to stats shared by the digital music distributor. TuneCore Artist earnings grew 20% January-September 2013 versus the same period in 2012 - a whopping 135% increase in music downloads and streams.
Scott Ackerman, TuneCore COO, said in a statement: TuneCore is committed to providing you with affordable distribution and publishing administration solutions to build a successful career, get your music heard worldwide, and make money from your music. We congratulate all TuneCore Artists in achieving this $330 million earnings milestone."
Last month, CD Baby announced that it has paid out more than $300 million to artists using its services. This year total CDBaby payouts to artists are expected to be $60 million.