I know streaming doesn't hurt sales but a few labels and artists still have doubts. A few examples: Taylor Swift, The Black Keys and I know you can name a few more. Result: lots of bad press and frustrated Spotify users.
How about this solution?
Expected result: Label happy (more sales), Spotify happy (more Premium subscribers), Premium users happy (more music), artists happy (more money).
This is what it could look like:
But I'm sure you can can up with a better looking option.
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Edit (@blake) 2015-11-22: This idea has been reposted here.