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Spotify is Testing Features to Allow Artists to Promote Their NFTs

Spotify is Testing Features to Allow Artists to Promote Their NFTs

The flexibility of big companies toward technology makes the space more interesting than ever before. Music Ally, a platform specializing…

Where to find new Spotify playlists when you don’t want to make your own

Where to find new Spotify playlists when you don’t want to make your own

This story has been updated. It was originally published on July 2, 2019. With more than 82 million tracks available…

Spotify Elevates Bill Simmons While Gimlet Cofounder Departs

Spotify Elevates Bill Simmons While Gimlet Cofounder Departs

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This Spotify experiment is ending

This Spotify experiment is ending

Home News Audio Visual (Image credit: Spotify) Spotify is shutting down Spotify Stations, its lightweight music streaming app, on May…

Spotify Island in Roblox is exactly what it sounds like

Spotify Island in Roblox is exactly what it sounds like

Home News Audio Visual (Image credit: Spotify) Throwing its hat into the metaverse ring, Spotify has launched a new digital…

Spotify enters the metaverse with Spotify Island on Roblox

Spotify enters the metaverse with Spotify Island on Roblox

A lot of companies have already entered the metaverse in some way, and today another big name is doing so….

Spotify gained 2 million subscribers this year despite Joe Rogan controversy and Russia exit

Spotify gained 2 million subscribers this year despite Joe Rogan controversy and Russia exit

Bottom line: Spotify ended the first quarter with 182 million premium subscribers, narrowly missing its initial target by 1 million….

How To Move Spotify Playlists To Apple Music Or Other Streaming Service

How To Move Spotify Playlists To Apple Music Or Other Streaming Service

        | Published: Saturday, April 16, 2022, 17: 23 [IST] Spotify and Apple Music are amongst the…

Spotify update is causing playback and notification issues for some on Android

Spotify update is causing playback and notification issues for some on Android

A recent update to the Spotify app for Android has been causing issues, with playback being interrupted or the notification-based…

Spotify is bringing a Clubhouse feature to its main app

Spotify is bringing a Clubhouse feature to its main app

The Spotify app is about to get a lot cramped, as the company is about to merge Greenroom, its live…

Spotify exec who helped lead its podcast push is leaving the company

Spotify exec who helped lead its podcast push is leaving the company

Spotify hasn’t been just a music streaming service for quite some time now. Over the past few years, it has…

Spotify Greenroom is now Spotify Live, and it’s available in the main app

Spotify Greenroom is now Spotify Live, and it’s available in the main app

The rumors were true. Less than a month after Bloomberg reported that Spotify was mulling a name change for its…

Spotify updates Blend feature to create two new playlists based on friends and artists

Spotify updates Blend feature to create two new playlists based on friends and artists

Last year, Spotify launched Blend, which creates shared playlists between users. Today, the company is expanding its features to include…

Spotify is testing its podcast discovery feature, Podz, on its platform

Spotify is testing its podcast discovery feature, Podz, on its platform

According to Statista, Spotify is the most popular app to listen to podcasts in the US. Last year, it acquired…

Spotify is testing a new car mode focused on voice commands

Spotify is testing a new car mode focused on voice commands

Spotify is trying out a new “Car Mode” on a handful of users, the streaming service confirmed to TechCrunch. Last…

Spotify To Suspend Services In Russia Due To So-Called “Fake News” Law

Spotify To Suspend Services In Russia Due To So-Called “Fake News” Law

WDnet Creation/Shutterstock Since the beginning of the Russo-Ukraine war last month, a plethora of tech companies have suspended their services…

Review: Spotify Car Thing is full of good ideas for a world without Android Auto and CarPlay

Review: Spotify Car Thing is full of good ideas for a world without Android Auto and CarPlay

We’re all encouraged to keep our hands off of our phones while driving, but as our media shifts from the…

Spotify says it paid out $7 billion in royalties to artists in 2021

Spotify says it paid out $7 billion in royalties to artists in 2021

Unsurprisingly, the stream giant’s latest transparency report is resoundingly positive Streaming music platform Spotify says it paid $7 billion USD…

Spotify paid out a record-breaking $7 billion+ to music rights holders in 2021

Spotify paid out a record-breaking $7 billion+ to music rights holders in 2021

The big picture: Spotify paid out a combined $7+ billion to music rights holders in 2021. It’s the largest sum…

Spotify to integrate Greenroom’s live social audio into its main app

Spotify to integrate Greenroom’s live social audio into its main app

Spotify’s Clubhouse rival, Greenroom, could feature one significant upgrade over its competitors. According to Bloomberg, Spotify will integrate Greenroom into…

Spotify will reportedly integrate live audio into its main app

Spotify will reportedly integrate live audio into its main app

In addition to music and podcasts, Spotify may soon offer live audio within its primary streaming app. According to Bloomberg,…

Spotify Looks to Integrate NFTs

Spotify Looks to Integrate NFTs

You are here: Home / News / Spotify Looks to Integrate NFTs March 18, 2022 by Vignesh Karunanidhi Spotify, the…

Spotify update brings expanded controls to collaborative playlists

Spotify update brings expanded controls to collaborative playlists

For those who like to create custom playlists with friends on Spotify, collaborative playlists have been a crucial feature on…

How To Make A Spotify Blend Playlist With Your Friends

How To Make A Spotify Blend Playlist With Your Friends

Chubo – my masterpiece/Shutterstock One of the reasons Spotify has seen such sustained success over the past decade is their…

Spotify subscriptions can now be bundled with Soundtrap’s audio creation tool

Spotify subscriptions can now be bundled with Soundtrap’s audio creation tool

If you’re a podcaster or a musician, it’s likely you’ve heard of Soundtrap, an online tool that lets you record,…

It’s not WW3. Spotify, Discord, Google Cloud had a wobble

It’s not WW3. Spotify, Discord, Google Cloud had a wobble

Spotify, Discord, Google Cloud, and possibly some other online services suffered technical breakdowns today, preventing netizens from using them as…

Spotify users on Android rejoice as swipe-to-queue begins rolling out

Spotify users on Android rejoice as swipe-to-queue begins rolling out

Unofficially called “swipe to queue”, this feature has been enabled on the iOS version of Spotify for years and makes…

Spotify shutters Russia office indefinitely in response to Ukraine invasion

Spotify shutters Russia office indefinitely in response to Ukraine invasion

Spotify has shut down its Moscow operations indefinitely in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, reported Variety. The streaming platform…

Amazon, Spotify Explore Bids for Audioboom, Sky News Says

Amazon, Spotify Explore Bids for Audioboom, Sky News Says

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Spotify Car Thing review: Touch and go

Spotify Car Thing review: Touch and go

Spotify wants to change the way we interface with music in our cars, letting us keep our hands on the…

Spotify blames ‘tech issue’ after Joe Rogan’s podcast briefly disappeared from service

Spotify blames ‘tech issue’ after Joe Rogan’s podcast briefly disappeared from service

Spotify is suffering from an outage of some sort today, impacting the availability of a number of its in-house podcasts….

Want to delete Spotify? These are the alternatives

Want to delete Spotify? These are the alternatives

Enlarge / Replacing Spotify used to be difficult, but its competitors have caught up in many areas. Samuel Axon Today,…

Spotify continues podcast takeover with ad and analytics company acquisitions

Spotify continues to push deeper into the podcasting industry. The company today announced that it is acquiring Chartable and Podsights,…

Spotify buys podcast tech companies Chartable and Podsights

Spotify buys podcast tech companies Chartable and Podsights

Spotify announced today that it is acquiring two major podcast ad tech firms, Chartable and Podsights, in a move to…

Asa joins Spotify EQUAL Music Programme as ambassador of the month

Asa joins Spotify EQUAL Music Programme as ambassador of the month

Paris-born Nigerian singer, Asa, was recently announced the Spotify EQUAL Global Music Programme ambassador for the month of February.  In…

Spotify removes 70 Joe Rogan episodes as he faces heat over use of n-word

Spotify removes 70 Joe Rogan episodes as he faces heat over use of n-word

Getty Images | Cindy Ord Spotify on Friday removed 70 Joe Rogan Experience episodes from 2020 and previous years. Meanwhile, Rogan…

Spotify Just Removed 70 Episodes of The Joe Rogan Experience—but Not That One

Spotify Just Removed 70 Episodes of The Joe Rogan Experience—but Not That One

Photo: Douglas P. DeFelice (Getty Images) Spotify pulled down at least 70 episodes of The Joe Rogan Experience from its…

Spotify won’t ax Joe Rogan till Bad Bunny or The Weeknd protests too

Spotify won’t ax Joe Rogan till Bad Bunny or The Weeknd protests too

The Weeknd, performing here in last year’s Super Bowl halftime show, was Spotify’s most played artist globally for the bulk…

Spotify appears to remove more than 70 episodes of Joe Rogan’s podcast

Spotify appears to remove more than 70 episodes of Joe Rogan’s podcast

Rogan podcast fans have fewer episodes to listen to now on Spotify. Getty Images Spotify appears to have quietly removed…

Spotify expects muted growth for the upcoming quarter owing to the Joe Rogan mess

Spotify expects muted growth for the upcoming quarter owing to the Joe Rogan mess

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek stated during the company’s earnings call that it was “too early to know” how many users…

Spotify backlash: Why Joe Rogan’s podcast spurred musicians to pull their music

Spotify backlash: Why Joe Rogan’s podcast spurred musicians to pull their music

Joe Rogan has been accused of promoting misinformation on his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience. The Joe Rogan Experience Spotify has…

Has Spotify ruined its reputation by endorsing Joe Rogan?

Has Spotify ruined its reputation by endorsing Joe Rogan?

Home News Audio Visual (Image credit: Shutterstock.com / Primakov) Spotify is the most popular music streaming platform in the world,…

Spotify Podcast to Fact-Check Rogan, Stop Producing New Episodes

Spotify Podcast to Fact-Check Rogan, Stop Producing New Episodes

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Spotify will add Covid-19 advisory to podcasts, Joe Rogan addresses controversy

Spotify will add Covid-19 advisory to podcasts, Joe Rogan addresses controversy

Spotify will add an advisory to COVID-19-related podcasts on its network, that would direct listeners to a dedicated COVID-19 hub…

Spotify Will Put Content Advisories on Podcasts That Talk About Covid-19 to Fight Misinformation

Spotify Will Put Content Advisories on Podcasts That Talk About Covid-19 to Fight Misinformation

Illustration: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket (Getty Images) After days of intense scrutiny, Spotify on Sunday said it would add content advisories…

Spotify will add a ‘content advisory’ to COVID-19 podcast episodes

Spotify will add a ‘content advisory’ to COVID-19 podcast episodes

Following days of controversy stemming from Spotify’s handling of allegations that Joe Rogan has used the platform to spread COVID-19…

Spotify to add content warnings to podcasts covering Covid-19

Spotify to add content warnings to podcasts covering Covid-19

Home News Audio Visual (Image credit: Future Publishing) Audio streaming giant Spotify has today responded to mounting controversy surrounding Covid…

Here is the Spotify COVID content policy that lets Joe Rogan slide

Here is the Spotify COVID content policy that lets Joe Rogan slide

Update January 30th, 3: 50PM ET: After this post was published, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek announced that Spotify is publicly…

Spotify finally responds to Joe Rogan controversy with a plan to label podcasts that discuss COVID-19

Spotify finally responds to Joe Rogan controversy with a plan to label podcasts that discuss COVID-19

Spotify will now add COVID-19 content advisories to podcast episodes that discuss COVID-19 following criticism of the platform’s handling of…

How to transfer Spotify songs to Apple Music, and more

How to transfer Spotify songs to Apple Music, and more

If you’ve ever thought about switching your Spotify subscription to Apple Music, Pandora, YouTube Music, Deezer, or vice versa, one…

Spotify support buckles under complaints from angry Neil Young fans

Spotify support buckles under complaints from angry Neil Young fans

“slow to respond” — Young: Spotify represents 60 percent of my streams. Tim De Chant – Jan 28, 2022 9:…

Spotify to Take Down Neil Young’s Music After His Joe Rogan Ultimatum

Spotify to Take Down Neil Young’s Music After His Joe Rogan Ultimatum

Melde dich an oder registriere dich, um zu kommentieren Level 1 Given what Spotify paid for Rogan I couldn’t be…

Spotify will remove Neil Young music following Joe Rogan dispute

Spotify will remove Neil Young music following Joe Rogan dispute

Spotify already has an answer to Neil Young’s ultimatum following outrage over allegations Joe Rogan is spreading COVID-19 vaccine misinformation….

Spotify says it will remove Neil Young’s music instead of dropping Joe Rogan

Spotify says it will remove Neil Young’s music instead of dropping Joe Rogan

Still rockin’ in most of the free world — Spotify “regrets Neil’s decision”; Young objected to COVID misinformation. Jon Brodkin…

Doctors call on Spotify to take action against Joe Rogan for ‘mass misinformation’

Doctors call on Spotify to take action against Joe Rogan for ‘mass misinformation’

A coalition of doctors, physicians, science educators and medical professionals are calling for Spotify to take action against the spread…

Spotify dominated the music streaming market, Apple Music was a distant second

Spotify dominated the music streaming market, Apple Music was a distant second

According to a report by MIDIA Research, the music streaming market continues to grow with Spotify still in the lead…

Spotify shuts down its in-house original podcast studio

Spotify shuts down its in-house original podcast studio

Spotify has actually been investing greatly in the podcast market just recently as the business has actually gotten several studios…

Spotify delays HiFi tier, but no new release window given

Spotify delays HiFi tier, but no new release window given

In a quote to stay up to date with Apple Music and Amazon, in 2015, Spotify revealed it would start…

Spotify HiFi delayed indefinitely as company says it has no ‘timing details to share’

Spotify HiFi delayed indefinitely as company says it has no ‘timing details to share’

Spotify initially revealed its strategies to present a brand-new Spotify HiFi tier in February of in 2015, stating that it…

Spotify is putting podcast ads in the app itself with new clickable cards

Spotify is putting podcast ads in the app itself with new clickable cards

Next time you hear an advertisement in a Spotify podcast, you may see a ‘call-to-action’ card pop-up If you were…