Tag Archives: Spotify

News: Chance the Rapper Teams Up With Starbucks and Spotify

Chance the Rapper has teamed up with Starbucks and Spotify to give back this holiday season. Starbucks is selling Chance, Lady Gaga and Metallica-themed gift cards in an effort to raise money for their respective charities- the goal is $1 million each. People who put at least $25 on the card will get a Spotify Premium trial membership. Chance’s charity ...

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News: Changes Coming For Spotify’s Free Subscription Users

People who have a free subscription to Spotify can expect some changes to their service soon. The steaming service has signed a new multi-year deal with Universal Music Group. The deal says that albums released under the label can have a ‘2 week paywall’ which means that free users won’t have access to them during the first two weeks after ...

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News: Jay Z Removes Another Major Album From Spotify

In another attempt to get membership away from rivals, Jay Z has removed his album The Blueprint from Spotify, iTunes and Apple Music. He’s also removed Blueprint 2 and 3. He previously removed Reasonable Doubt from Spotify and looks like he is working his way through his discography. Other albums like Magna Carta Holy Grail, The Black Album, Vol II ...

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News: Spotify Teams Up With Genius For Cool Partnership

Spotify has teamed up with Genius, formerly RapGenius, to give people a more involved listening experience. They’re new offering, FactTracks, which will allow users to view the lyrics to a song they are listening to. Taking it further- lyrics highlighted in yellow will give deeper analysis and information about the text. So far the service is available on iOS but ...

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News: Spotify Reveals Most Streamed Artist of 2015

Yesterday Spotify revealed that Drake was the most streamed artist of 2015. He raked in more than 1.8 billion streams from 46 million listeners throughout the year. This title is thanks in large part to his surprise album ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ which broke Spotify first-week streaming records. Taking the top spot for the ladies was Rihanna ...

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News: Jay Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Pulled From Spotify

As Tidal is attempting to take over the online streaming space and capitalize on exclusive content, it’s been predicted that the partnering artists will start removing their content from competitor sites. Yesterday listeners noticed that Jay Z’s album ‘Reasonable Doubt’ was no longer available on Spotify. It came as no surprise that the album was up and running on Tidal. ...

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