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This App Will Create Your Dream Festival Lineup Using Your Spotify Data

Designed by Anshay Saboo, third-party app Instafest allows users to create a dream festival lineup with their most-played artists on… Read More

November 28, 2022

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

Spotify Acquires Wordle-Inspired Music Trivia Game Heardle

Spotify is set to acquire viral interactive music trivia game Heardle, offering it as a music discovery tool for millions… Read More

July 12, 2022

Kendrick Lamar Honors Virgil Abloh During Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring/Summer 2023 Show

On Thursday, Kendrick Lamar performed during the Louis Vuitton Men's Spring/Summer 2023 collection show as a special tribute to Virgil… Read More

June 23, 2022

Kendrick Lamar Releases Mini-Doc About His First Trip To Ghana

On his 35th birthday, Kendrick Lamar released A Day in Accra, Ghana, which captures his first trip to Ghana. Kendrick… Read More

June 17, 2022

Footage Surfaces of Freddie Gibbs Being Attacked In Buffalo, New York

On Monday, footage taken at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Buffalo shows a group assaulting Freddie Gibbs while in town for his… Read More

May 17, 2022

With Ukraine Conflict Escalating, Music Platforms Are Ceasing to Do Business with Russia

Spotify, Live Nation, and other entertainment companies join music entertainers in ceasing business with Russia, including live concerts. The music… Read More

March 3, 2022

“No Budget? No Bops.” Songwriters Hit the Streets in LA to Protest Spotify

The advocacy group 100 Percenters led a protest in LA trying to raise awareness around Spotify's payout structure, which sees… Read More

March 1, 2022

Here is Another Hint That Kendrick Lamar is Dropping New Music Soon

Kendrick Lamar is returning to Italy in June, where he'll perform new, long-awaited music at the Milano Summer Festival. Kendrick… Read More

February 15, 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

Jon Stewart Has Message For Artists Leaving Spotify Over Joe Rogan: “Don’t Censor, Engage”

In a new episode of The Problem with Jon Stewart, Stewart said that artists leaving Spotify because of Joe Rogan… Read More

February 4, 2022

The Backlash Against Spotify and Joe Rogan is Creating Its Own Misinformation Loop

As artists begin pulling their music from Spotify in protest of their support of Joe Rogan's podcast, figuring out precisely… Read More

February 3, 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