Meghan Markle doesn't think Gayle King is a big enough star for her podcast
Meghan Markle has no problem having Oprah Winfrey on her "Archetypes" podcast, but having Oprah's best friend Gayle King is a completely different story. Meghan doesn't think Gayle is a big enough star.
Spotify Now Offering Audiobooks In The U.S.
On Tuesday, Spotify announced it will now offer audiobooks on the platform.Spotify. Spotify is diving into the competitive audiobook market. On Tuesday, the company announced it would have a new hub on its platform housing over 300,000 titles, featuring best-selling authors such as Steven King.
Spotify May Have Another Streaming Competitor with TikTok
It wouldn't be all that shocking if TikTok released a streaming music application of its own, given how closely tied music discovery is to the video platform. In fact, according to patent applications seen by Insider, TikTok is already working on it.
Rogan's comments about 'shooting unhoused people' denounced by organizations aimed at helping the homeless
Podcaster host Joe Rogan is in trouble with several organizations, housing bodies and the internet for comments he made pertaining to homeless people on an episode of his show.
Disney+ Release Schedule For 7 Sing-Along Movies
Are you a lover of Disney movies, especially musicals? If not you, then your child has seven shows to look forward to watching this summer. Disney realizes children and some adults love music. This audience will listen to the song non-stop for months. A new study reveals that "Let It Go" from frozen is the company's most loved song ever. This Disney song has gotten 298 million plays on Spotify. The top ten popular songs have over 100 million Spotify plays. At number 10 is "Under the Sea" from The Little Mermaid. (source)
Spotify's Ad Revenue Growth Could Push the Stock Higher
Spotify Technologies (SPOT) plans on releasing its first-quarter results on Wednesday, April 27. That could help push SPOT stock higher, as it has had a rough time so far this year, down over 39.5% year-to-date.
ROSIE Releases New Single “Next Life”
Pop-rising singer-songwriter, ROSIE, has released her newest single “Next Life.” The new single with Arista Records, is extremely powerful. “Next Life” comes after ending last year on a high note with the release of her debut EP “20mg of Happiness.” ROSIE is known for keeping it real with her audience and they love it.
Spotify CEO Defends Joe Rogan Podcast to Employees
According to Daniel Ek, Spotify needs exclusive podcasts to survive in the market - even if their hosts are controversial, such as Joe Rogan about his beliefs. Spotify CEO Defends Joe Rogan (Spotify CEO Daniel Ek)Image By Reuters.
Spotify controversy highlights the spread of misinformation on social media
Spotify announced earlier this week that they will be adding a content advisory to podcasts that discuss COVID-19. This is following a controversial podcast release by Joe Rogan. For those unfamiliar, Joe Rogan is a popular comedian and UFC champion. In his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience, he held a conversation with Dr. Robert Malone. Dr. Malone is a vaccine skeptic, who made several baseless claims regarding COVID vaccines.
Spotify controversy: more artists are taking their music off of the platform due to Joe Rogan's podcast
Recently, the music streaming app Spotify has gotten caught in a controversy regarding one of its podcasts. Joe Rogan, a former color commentator for UFC who now hosts his podcast The Joe Rogan Experience has come under fire for his frequent discussions regarding COVID-19.
Joe Rogan and Spotify: A Uniquely 21st Century Dilemma
Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and other musicians have left the platform, blaming Joe Rogan for Covid-19 and vaccine misinformation. Rogan says he is not always right. Will he lose his supporters, or is Spotify expected to continue its nosedive?
Promoting your Music on Spotify
Promoting your music on Spotify is a great way to get your profile noticed by real people. There are many Spotify services that you can buy which will help market your music to Spotify users via Spotify playlists, Spotify ads and more.
A Checklist to Release New Music
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