Category Archives: Spotify

Like listening to waterfalls and birds on Spotify? Now when you play them you are helping protect them

   April 18, 2024 Like listening to waterfalls and birds on Spotify? Now when you play them you are helping protect them ‘Nature’ is now an official, credited artist on streaming platforms, so when you listen to them, conservation organizations will get the royalties. BY Kristin Toussaint On April 18, a new artist is debuting on … Continue reading Like listening to waterfalls and birds on Spotify? Now when you play them you are helping protect them

Today’s top business headlines: Spotify adds users, Boeing faces new pressures, and Adam Neumann eyes a WeWork comeback

  By Kelly Cloonan February 07, 2024 Spotify’s posts subscriber growth: Spotify reported a 23% rise in monthly active users in the fourth quarter, which now total 602 million, just ahead of analysts’ expectations of 601.33 million. The rise, announced Tuesday, comes after the company raised subscriber prices and cut thousands of employees in a … Continue reading Today’s top business headlines: Spotify adds users, Boeing faces new pressures, and Adam Neumann eyes a WeWork comeback

Joe Rogan nabs an estimated $250 million from Spotify to share his big-brained ideas

Joe Rogan nabs an estimated $250 million from Spotify to share his big-brained ideas The new multiyear deal even allows his content to stream on other platforms. Lawrence Bonk   Fri, Feb 2, 2024 Spotify Everyone’s favorite former Fear Factor host Joe Rogan has signed a new deal with Spotify that’s likely to be worth … Continue reading Joe Rogan nabs an estimated $250 million from Spotify to share his big-brained ideas

Joe Rogan and Spotify sign a new deal estimated to be worth up to $250 million

  By Reuters February 02, 2024 Spotify Technology announced a new multiyear deal with comedian and podcaster Joe Rogan on Friday, in a bid to tap into the popularity of his show to drive its advertising revenue. The Joe Rogan Experience podcast, which debuted in 2009, has been an exclusive offering on the music-streaming platform … Continue reading Joe Rogan and Spotify sign a new deal estimated to be worth up to $250 million

Spotify withdraws festival support in France in response to new streaming tax

Spotify withdraws festival support in France in response to new streaming tax Maxwell William / Last Updated: Dec 23, 2023   Spotify has announced its decision to withdraw support for two major music festivals in France, starting from 2024. This move, according to TechCrunch, comes as a direct response to a new tax imposed on … Continue reading Spotify withdraws festival support in France in response to new streaming tax

Spotify looks set to overhaul its royalty model next year

Spotify looks set to overhaul its royalty model next year It could implement minimum play thresholds and penalize distributors for streaming fraud. Mariella Moon   Thu, Oct 26, 2023 NurPhoto via Getty Images Spotify’s royalty model will get a massive revamp next year to give “working artists” a bigger cut, according to Music Business Worldwide. … Continue reading Spotify looks set to overhaul its royalty model next year

Spotify is testing an ‘offline mix’ that downloads recently played songs

Spotify raises offline download limit to 10,000 tracks   Mariella Moon   @mariella_moon Spotify has quietly lifted its 3,333 song download limit with its latest software update, according to Rolling Stone. That’s not such a small number, especially since it’s per device for three devices, that it would keep you awake at night. But if … Continue reading Spotify is testing an ‘offline mix’ that downloads recently played songs

Spotify May Field An AI Tool Enabling Podcast Advertisers To Use Artificially Generated Voices: Reports

Spotify May Field An AI Tool Enabling Podcast Advertisers To Use Artificially Generated Voices: Reports by Ray Schultz , May 25, 2023 Spotify, which claims its podcasting usage is exploding,  is creating AI tools that would give advertisers the ability to use artificially generated voices in podcasts. Bill Simmons, founder of The Ringer, which was acquired … Continue reading Spotify May Field An AI Tool Enabling Podcast Advertisers To Use Artificially Generated Voices: Reports