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Dr. Luke's publishing company, Prescription Songs, has announced that songwriters will have the ability to receive royalty payments in Bitcoin going forward.

The organization took to social media today to announce the groundbreaking move, stating that they are the first publishing company to offer its creators such a compensation option.

According to the producer, the idea soon became a no-brainer after multiple creators began inquiring about the possibility of being paid in Bitcoin. The transactions will be conducted by bitcoin payment services provider, Bitpay, according to Digital Music News.

"Prescription Songs has always been an industry leader providing the best services to our songwriters, producers and artists," Dr. Luke said in a statement. "Some of our creators asked about being paid in Bitcoin so we wanted to get ahead of the pack and provide that service. BitPay is such a powerhouse in Bitcoin. I’m excited to work with them in the music space."

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