Daniel Ek

Spotify CEO Blasts Kanye West For “Awful” Anti-Semitic Rants… But Won’t Remove Music

In an interview with Reuters, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek slammed Kanye West for spreading "awful" anti-semitic comments, but will not… Read More

October 26, 2022

Freddie Gibbs Says That Joe Rogan Isn’t Racist But Wants Him to Not Use the N-Word

In a new episode of The Joe Rogan Experience, Freddie Gibbs stopped by and discussed the host's controversial use of the… Read More

March 3, 2022

Joe Rogan Calls N-Word Backlash “A Political Hit Job” on Latest Episode

In a new episode of The Joe Rogan Experience, Rogan discussed his use of the N-word and called the Spotify boycotting… Read More

February 9, 2022

Spotify Issues Apology to Staff After Clip of Joe Rogan Repeatedly Using N-Word Goes Viral Again

During a Spotify internal memo on Sunday, company CEO Daniel Ek made a statement condemning Joe Rogan of using a… Read More

February 7, 2022

Spotify is Standing By Joe Rogan

During a 15-minute speech, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek defended his stance in choosing to keep The Joe Rogan Experience over… Read More

February 3, 2022

India Arie Announces She is Also Removing Her Music From Spotify Because of Joe Rogan Support

India Arie announced on Instagram that she will pull her music and podcast from Spotify because of comments on The… Read More

February 1, 2022

Joe Rogan & Spotify Respond to Pressure Over COVID-19 Misinformation Claims

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek is introducing 'content advisories' following concerns about COVID misinformation on The Joe Rogan Experience. Joe Rogan… Read More

January 31, 2022

Spotify Wants Artists To Do All the Work For Very Little Pay

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek has painted a picture where only the artists who constantly churn out content can survive a… Read More

August 20, 2020

Spotify Files Complaint Over Apple Music’s Tax Claiming “Unfair Advantage”

Streaming wars. Spotify has filed an overseas complaint against Apple Music alleging "unfair advantages." The Swedish music streaming service claims Apple's App Store matters are harming… Read More

March 13, 2019