Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Becomes Second-Biggest Debut on the Global Spotify Chart

Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Becomes Second-Biggest Debut on the Global Spotify Chart The hype and anticipation of Kanye West’s “Donda” album release have finally subsided as the “surprise” recording belatedly appeared on Sunday, August 29. Already breaking several records during the promotion of the LP, another one was set when the masses were ultimately “blessed” when… Continue reading Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Becomes Second-Biggest Debut on the Global Spotify Chart

Jemele Hill Launches Podcast Network with Spotify to Amplify Black Women’s Voices

Jemele Hill Launches Podcast Network with Spotify Jemele Hill has proven that being “Unbothered” is a great thing for her! According to Variety, Emmy Award-winning journalist and Webby Award winner Jemele Hill has become more of a mainstay on the Spotify platform by starting her own podcast network called “The Unbothered Network.” The network aims… Continue reading Jemele Hill Launches Podcast Network with Spotify to Amplify Black Women’s Voices

Spotify Announces the Launch of Frequency, a New Initiative Geared Towards Amplifying Black Voices

Spotify Announces the Launch of Frequency, a New Initiative Geared Towards Amplifying Black Voices Spotify has announced the launch of a new initiative that will help amplify the voices of Black people on their music streaming platform. Spotify has revealed that it has recently released Frequency. This is a global initiative and destination for the… Continue reading Spotify Announces the Launch of Frequency, a New Initiative Geared Towards Amplifying Black Voices

Spotify and Universal Music Group Announce Global, Multi-Year License Agreement

Spotify (NYSE: SPOT), the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service, and Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced a new, multi-year global license agreement that further aligns the companies’ efforts to foster groundbreaking new features providing value for artists and great experiences for music fans. With this new agreement,… Continue reading Spotify and Universal Music Group Announce Global, Multi-Year License Agreement

Higher Ground and Spotify Announce ‘The Michelle Obama Podcast’ Debuting July 29

Last summer, President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama’s production company, Higher Ground, announced a partnership with Spotify to produce podcasts exclusive to the platform. Today, we are excited to announce the first title in the ongoing partnership, The Michelle Obama Podcast. Hosted by Michelle Obama, the show will bring listeners the First Lady’s most candid,… Continue reading Higher Ground and Spotify Announce ‘The Michelle Obama Podcast’ Debuting July 29