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# spotify - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Spotify suffers unexplained outage as users report being logged out of streaming platform
# Spotify
# Spotify

Spotify suffers unexplained outage as users report being logged out of streaming platform

Mar 8th 2022, 8:32 PM 18,905 Views 15 Comments

The streaming giant has not yet confirmed the cause of the issue.

# spotify - Monday 7 February, 2022

Spotify CEO tells employees cancelling Joe Rogan ‘not the answer’
# Spotify
# Spotify

Spotify CEO tells employees cancelling Joe Rogan ‘not the answer’

Feb 7th 2022, 9:12 AM 16,922 Views 54 Comments

The firm paid Rogan a reported 100 million dollars to exclusively host the podcast.

# spotify - Sunday 6 February, 2022

Podcaster Joe Rogan apologises for racial slur after video surfaces
# Controversy
# Controversy

Podcaster Joe Rogan apologises for racial slur after video surfaces

Feb 6th 2022, 3:59 PM 43,639 Views 93 Comments

Spotify is facing growing discontent from musicians over Rogan’s podcast, for which it reportedly paid more than €87 million.

# spotify - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Spotify boss tells staff that Joe Rogan is vital to company as stock plunges
# Joe Rogan Experience
# Joe Rogan Experience

Spotify boss tells staff that Joe Rogan is vital to company as stock plunges

Feb 3rd 2022, 9:40 PM 44,507 Views 78 Comments

The comments were published today as the firm’s stock went into freefall.

# spotify - Monday 31 January, 2022

Joe Rogan pledges to ‘balance’ Spotify podcast after Covid misinformation controversy
# Spotify
# Spotify

Joe Rogan pledges to ‘balance’ Spotify podcast after Covid misinformation controversy

Updated Jan 31st 2022, 11:25 AM 37,885 Views 84 Comments

It comes after the company’s CEO said a content advisory on podcasts discussing Covid will be rolled out in the coming days.

# spotify - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Poll: Will you boycott Spotify over Covid-19 misinformation?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you boycott Spotify over Covid-19 misinformation?

Jan 30th 2022, 10:14 AM 64,765 Views 31 Comments

Neil Young has accused Spotify of “spreading fake information about vaccines — potentially causing death”.

# spotify - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Joni Mitchell joins Neil Young in boycotting Spotify over Covid 'lies'
# Joe Rogan
# Joe Rogan

Joni Mitchell joins Neil Young in boycotting Spotify over Covid 'lies'

Jan 29th 2022, 2:19 PM 43,297 Views 124 Comments

“Irresponsible people are spreading lies that are costing people their lives,” the singer said.

# spotify - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Spotify removing Neil Young's music after rocker's Joe Rogan ultimatum
# Hey Hey My My
# Hey Hey My My

Spotify removing Neil Young's music after rocker's Joe Rogan ultimatum

Jan 27th 2022, 8:22 AM 61,114 Views 104 Comments

Young has accused the streaming service of “spreading fake information about vaccines” by hosting Rogan’s podcast.

# spotify - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Death of Diego Maradona to be examined in new Spotify podcast series
# The Last Days Of Maradona
From The42
# The Last Days Of Maradona

Death of Diego Maradona to be examined in new Spotify podcast series

Nov 16th 2021, 7:10 PM 4,198 Views 1 Comment

The English language version of the series, which will be released this month, is to be hosted by Thierry Henry.

# spotify - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Arsenal owners '100 percent committed' and not interested in selling club
# Stan Your Ground
From The42
# Stan Your Ground

Arsenal owners '100 percent committed' and not interested in selling club

Apr 27th 2021, 7:31 PM 2,822 Views 3 Comments

Spotify founder Daniel Ek expressed interested in purchasing the Premier League club on Twitter.

# spotify - Monday 26 April, 2021

Henry, Bergkamp and Vieira join Spotify founder’s bid to buy Arsenal – reports
# Spot Us A Few Quid?
From The42
# Spot Us A Few Quid?

Henry, Bergkamp and Vieira join Spotify founder’s bid to buy Arsenal – reports

Apr 26th 2021, 5:43 PM 10,038 Views 3 Comments

Daniel Ek, 38, has reportedly made inquiries about a takeover and former players Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp and Patrick Vieira are all involved.

# spotify - Friday 27 December, 2019

Spotify to suspend political advertising in 2020
# US Election
# US Election

Spotify to suspend political advertising in 2020

Dec 27th 2019, 8:04 PM 7,302 Views 7 Comments

The company said it does not have the necessary level of robustness in its systems to responsibly validate and review this content.

# spotify - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Ariana Grande, Drake and Ed Sheeran - what most people listened to on Spotify this decade
# 10 Years In Music
# 10 Years In Music

Ariana Grande, Drake and Ed Sheeran - what most people listened to on Spotify this decade

Dec 3rd 2019, 12:19 PM 7,975 Views 18 Comments

Four of the five most streamed artists of this decade were male.

# spotify - Friday 7 June, 2019

Obamas sign deal to produce podcasts for Spotify
# Higher Ground
# Higher Ground

Obamas sign deal to produce podcasts for Spotify

Jun 7th 2019, 8:14 AM 13,645 Views 31 Comments

The former US president and first lady have already signed a deal with Netflix to produce films, documentaries and television series.

# spotify - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

If you're obsessed with weddings, you might be interested in the OneFabDay podcast
# One Fab Day
From The Daily Edge
# One Fab Day

If you're obsessed with weddings, you might be interested in the OneFabDay podcast

Mar 5th 2019, 6:22 PM 2,421 Views 0 Comments

All the advice you never knew you needed.

# spotify - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Facebook says it no longer lets companies like Netflix, Spotify read users' private messages
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Facebook says it no longer lets companies like Netflix, Spotify read users' private messages

Dec 20th 2018, 7:30 AM 12,668 Views 27 Comments

Facebook said the partnerships did allow features like “messaging integrations” but nearly all have been shut down over the past few months.

# spotify - Friday 30 November, 2018

Spotify listens of Abba song Fernando up 52% after Ballybrack FC fake player's death
# Bjorn Again
# Bjorn Again

Spotify listens of Abba song Fernando up 52% after Ballybrack FC fake player's death

Nov 30th 2018, 6:01 PM 24,144 Views 15 Comments

Fernando Lafuente Saiz was falsely reported dead by his club last week.

# spotify - Monday 18 June, 2018

Beyoncé and Jay-Z put their new album on Spotify after some poor fans forked out for a Tidal subscription
# Everything Is Love
From The Daily Edge
# Everything Is Love

Beyoncé and Jay-Z put their new album on Spotify after some poor fans forked out for a Tidal subscription

Jun 18th 2018, 4:10 PM 4,824 Views 0 Comments

Bey and Jay – playing their fans since forever.

# spotify - Saturday 16 June, 2018

How Well Do You Know the Most-Streamed Artists On Spotify?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Well Do You Know the Most-Streamed Artists On Spotify?

Jun 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 4,994 Views 0 Comments

This is trickier than Leaving Cert music!

# spotify - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Spotify drops R Kelly from all of its playlists as part of new 'hateful conduct' policy
# Sex Abuse Claims
# Sex Abuse Claims

Spotify drops R Kelly from all of its playlists as part of new 'hateful conduct' policy

May 10th 2018, 9:32 PM 17,798 Views 30 Comments

R Kelly’s music will still be available on the platform but not on playlists curated by Spotify.

Spotify has removed all of R. Kelly's music from its playlists
# Mute R Kelly
From The Daily Edge
# Mute R Kelly

Spotify has removed all of R. Kelly's music from its playlists

May 10th 2018, 4:03 PM 2,942 Views 2 Comments

However, his music will still be available to stream on the platform.

# spotify - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Spotify made its debut on Wall Street and rocketed to a $30bn valuation
# Streaming Cash
# Streaming Cash

Spotify made its debut on Wall Street and rocketed to a $30bn valuation

Apr 3rd 2018, 7:52 PM 15,488 Views 19 Comments

The company debut valuation was more than Twitter and Snapchat.

# spotify - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher
# Copyright Breach
# Copyright Breach

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:35 AM 21,635 Views 17 Comments

Wixen Music Publishing, Inc claims Spotify failed to seek licenses for significant parts of its 30 million-song catalog.

# spotify - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Spotify is telling people they love a genre called 'Stomp and Holler', but no one knows what the hell it is
# Hey Ho
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Ho

Spotify is telling people they love a genre called 'Stomp and Holler', but no one knows what the hell it is

Dec 6th 2017, 8:00 PM 18,125 Views 1 Comment

Are we ALL out of the loop? Seems so.

# spotify - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Pick A Colour And We'll Give You An Artist To Listen To On Spotify
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Pick A Colour And We'll Give You An Artist To Listen To On Spotify

Oct 17th 2017, 9:00 PM 8,903 Views 1 Comment

A lucky dip of tunes, if you will.

# spotify - Friday 21 April, 2017

Here's why those Spotify playlists have taken over Irish Twitter
# Spotify
From The Daily Edge
# Spotify

Here's why those Spotify playlists have taken over Irish Twitter

Apr 21st 2017, 3:45 PM 6,656 Views 1 Comment

Romance isn’t dead.

# spotify - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Spotify has created a Throwback Thursday playlist for Paddy's Day and it's full of Irish bangers
# 50 Shades Of Green
From The Daily Edge
# 50 Shades Of Green

Spotify has created a Throwback Thursday playlist for Paddy's Day and it's full of Irish bangers

Mar 16th 2017, 1:54 PM 4,866 Views 3 Comments

Finally, the world can hear some proper old school Irish cheese this week.

# spotify - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Two of Soundwave's founders have a new pet project – selling startups old patents
# Money Maker
# Money Maker

Two of Soundwave's founders have a new pet project – selling startups old patents

Jan 26th 2017, 6:03 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

Retro Patents is a side project for the Irish men, who sold their company to Spotify last year.

# spotify - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Here are the songs Irish people couldn't stop listening to on Spotify this year
# One More Tune
# One More Tune

Here are the songs Irish people couldn't stop listening to on Spotify this year

Dec 13th 2016, 8:20 PM 20,158 Views 31 Comments

Drake, Justin Bieber and Sia all feature.

Here are the tunes Irish people couldn't stop listening to on Spotify this year
# One More Tune
From The Daily Edge
# One More Tune

Here are the tunes Irish people couldn't stop listening to on Spotify this year

Dec 13th 2016, 9:01 AM 4,178 Views 2 Comments

We asked Spotify for Ireland’s most listened to songs, albums and artists for 2016.

# spotify - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Everyone is loving these genius Spotify ads that look back on 2016
# It's The End Of The World
From The Daily Edge
# It's The End Of The World

Everyone is loving these genius Spotify ads that look back on 2016

Dec 4th 2016, 11:55 AM 14,943 Views 1 Comment

Thanks, 2016. It’s been weird.

# spotify - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

New rules will allow you to use Netflix or Spotify unrestricted across the EU
# Portability
# Portability

New rules will allow you to use Netflix or Spotify unrestricted across the EU

Nov 30th 2016, 2:07 PM 20,021 Views 17 Comments

The measures were approved yesterday allowing “cross-border portability” of paid-for online content.

# spotify - Monday 4 July, 2016

The Brexit Playlist: tunes for a leavetaking
# Rock N Road
# Rock N Road

The Brexit Playlist: tunes for a leavetaking

Jul 4th 2016, 3:09 PM 1,803 Views 4 Comments

A little driving soundtrack for our friends in the UK.

# spotify - Friday 1 July, 2016

Spotify really isn't happy with Apple's decision to reject its latest app update
# Gloves Are Off
# Gloves Are Off

Spotify really isn't happy with Apple's decision to reject its latest app update

Jul 1st 2016, 9:58 AM 11,821 Views 14 Comments

Spotify has accused Apple of using its App Store rules as a “weapon to harm competitors”.

# spotify - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Here's how to save every new song from Spotify's best feature
# Save For Later
# Save For Later

Here's how to save every new song from Spotify's best feature

May 26th 2016, 7:00 PM 18,972 Views 18 Comments

Discover Weekly has more than 40 million people using it every week, and for good reason.

# spotify - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Niall Horan made a playlist for Spotify and rather soundly included loads of Irish music
# COYBIG
From The Daily Edge
# COYBIG

Niall Horan made a playlist for Spotify and rather soundly included loads of Irish music

May 4th 2016, 11:04 AM 7,703 Views 0 Comments

“We always support our own.”

# spotify - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Songs for Night Driving (that won't put you to sleep)
# Rock N Road
# Rock N Road

Songs for Night Driving (that won't put you to sleep)

Apr 28th 2016, 5:13 PM 664 Views 1 Comment

TheJournal.ie has your playlist sorted.

# spotify - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Crank it up: Your May Bank Holiday Weekend Driving Soundtrack
# Rock N Road
# Rock N Road

Crank it up: Your May Bank Holiday Weekend Driving Soundtrack

Apr 21st 2016, 3:21 PM 575 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie has your playlist sorted.

# spotify - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Spotify has made a special St Patrick's Day playlist full of Irish bangers
# Tunes
From The Daily Edge
# Tunes

Spotify has made a special St Patrick's Day playlist full of Irish bangers

Mar 17th 2016, 10:06 AM 6,418 Views 4 Comments

There’s three B*Witched songs on there.

# spotify - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Use Spotify often? Here are some tips to get more out of it
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Use Spotify often? Here are some tips to get more out of it

Feb 28th 2016, 11:00 AM 17,862 Views 10 Comments

You can do more with it than just search through songs.

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