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The battle for higher performance rights compensation is catching fire with Irving Azoff threatening to pull major artist off of Youtube. He is prepared to take 42 of his clients, representing some 20,000 copyrighted works away from the YouTube new subscription service called YouTube Music Key. Some of those clients include Pharrell, The Eagles, Smokey Robinson, John Lennon, and more. Battle lines are being drawn following up Taylor Swift's last week decision to remove her songs from Spotify over doubts of royalties.