Universal Music Group has digitally released hundreds of compilation albums over the past three years, lifting some titles from non-UMG artists such as Lil Nas X and Megan Thee Stallion.
The songs, uploaded as podcast episodes, do not appear to be sanctioned by Taylor Swift’s team.
Spotify will close its direct upload beta program at the end of the month.
A new report by Billboard found that labels routinely ask for more data than they generally need.
Spotify is appealing a decision by the U.S. Copyright Royalty Board to pay artists more royalties, while simultaneously using that decision to get more royalties from artists.
@TSwift_Spotify, a straight-faced Twitter account memeing Taylor Swift’s Spotify activity, showcases the best that stan culture has to offer.
Barack and Michelle Obama will "develop, produce, and lend their voices" to number of new Spotify podcasts.
Spotify’s Daniel Ek says Apple is “stifling innovation” with it’s App Store policies, and the E.U.’s Margrethe Vestager is poised to assess the dispute.
Frank Dukes, Ludwig Göransson, Babyface, Nile Rodgers and more have cosigned a letter criticizing Spotify's attempt at decreasing royalties.
Spotify accounts that use ad blockers could find themselves suspended or banned.
Fake musicians were reportedly used on Spotify to generate royalties.