"It's definitely a hot topic because you have the concept that artists are overpaid already for what they do, and a lot of artists are," he told ET. "But there are songwriters
who are not getting paid and these are the people who, for lack of a better term, don't have the resources that the artists do. I'm an artist, I get to go on stage and make money performing, but there are folks behind the scenes that don't get to. I just wish that they could get a better shake."