Drake and The Weeknd Lead 2015's Top 10 Earners in Streaming
As part of Billboard's annual Moneymakers ranking of music's top earning artists, we are breaking out the Top 10 in four revenue stream sources: Sales, Publishing, Streaming and Touring.
Streaming is the primary revenue driver of the record business these days, and hitting its moving target is no easy task. Leave it to Drake, he of lint roller business-savvy, to dominate a nascent and mercurial revenue stream.
This article originally appeared in the May 14 issue of Billboard.