Music streaming has never served as an income stream of any significance for artists and musicians and, as the number of artists and songs on the streaming platforms continue to grow, the smaller the share that artists receive for each stream. At a time when the music, arts and entertainment industry is on its knees as a result of COVID 19, never has there been a better time for streaming services to restructure the way these platforms work to ensure that artist receive a reasonable and consistent return for access to their creative works.