Spotify

Noisey News

Drake Has Broken Another One of The Beatles' Records

Sucked in, McCartney!
Shaad D’Souza
7.10.18
Noisey News

Beyoncé and JAY-Z's 'Everything Is Love' Is Now on Spotify and Apple Music

Hear Beyoncé insult Spotify... on Spotify.
Alex Robert Ross
6.19.18
Noisey News

Spotify CEO Talks Hateful Conduct Policy: "We Rolled This Out Wrong"

After his company removed R. Kelly and XXXTentacion from curated playlists at the start of this month, Daniel Ek admitted to a conference crowd last night that Spotify made some mistakes.
Alex Robert Ross
6.1.18
Interviews

Jenny Hval Has Something to Tell You

We spoke to the experimental artist about algorithms, being "chill," and why her new 'Long Sleep' EP is an avant-garde reawakening.
Andrea Domanick
5.29.18
Noisey News

Spotify to Restore XXXTentacion Songs to Their Playlists After Outcry

The company's "hateful conduct" policy was reportedly protested by Kendrick Lamar, who threatened to pull his music from the platform.
Phil Witmer
5.29.18
Noisey News

Spotify Removes R. Kelly From Its Curated Playlists

Starting today, you won't be able to find R. Kelly's music on Spotify's official playlists like Rap Caviar and Discover Weekly.
Kristin Corry
5.11.18
Noisey News

Spotify Is Officially Going Public

The company – which has a reported value of £17 billion – will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange as SPOT.
Colin Joyce
3.1.18
Noisey News

The Story of a Scammer Who Maybe Cheated Spotify Out of $1 Million

The mystery figure technically didn't break any laws in the process either.
Lauren O'Neill
2.21.18
Noisey News

Apple Music Is Smashing the Skin off Spotify in the Subscriber Wars

Fight! Fight! Fight!!! By the summer, Apple's streaming service is set to have overtaken Spotify's subscriber base.
Ryan Bassil
2.5.18
Noisey News

Spotify Is Getting a Little Better at Crediting Artists and Songwriters

This week has seen royalty amounts rise, and production and songwriting credits added to the streaming service's desktop iteration.
Lauren O'Neill
2.5.18
Op-Eds

New Streaming Rules Could Fuck With Your Favorite Rapper's Money

The US Billboard charts are now weighing streams on Spotify, Apple Music, SoundCloud, and YouTube differently. This could have a much larger impact than you might realise.
Gary Suarez
1.17.18
Op-Eds

Sure, We Streamed a Lot in 2017 But We Didn't Own Our Music

At the risk of getting all 'wake up sheeple!!' I wonder what this new growth for the business really means for us, the music lovers.
Tshepo Mokoena
1.4.18