Over 2,500 DMCA requests have been filed by the RIAA in recent weeks.
The 1980 album is the fourth-highest-selling LP in U.S. history.
1,500 streams equals one album sold, according to the RIAA.
Spotify and the like pulled in a whopping $1.87 billion compared to the compact disc.
If the policy goes into effect, Friday will be the designated streetdate around the world.
More Ramones t-shirts sold than records, probably.