Music Reports: The Average Hit Song Has 4+ Writers and 6 Different Publishers

According to a new study, the number of writers and publishers on hit songs has increased substantially.  In the 1960s, an average hit song on the Billboard Top 10 had an average of 1.87 writers and 1.68 publishers each year. Now, popular mainstream songs have (on average) at least four writers and six publishers each.

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