Press Clipping
08/23/2019
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Imposters: How Music Streaming & Independent Distribution Is Enabling Fake Artist Releases & Leaks

Fake artists using independent distribution companies such as DistroKid, TuneCore and/or Soundrop have clearly taken advantage of the system. Thus, accounts impersonating popular acts including Juice WRLD and Lil Uzi Vert, and many more have popped up. Often times, these are leaked songs and demos not necessarily intended for release.