Rogan’s show is currently exclusive to Spotify
Why did Joe Rogan leave Spotify?
The comedian’s frequent and sometimes inaccurate claims about Covid-19 and vaccines on his very popular, “The Joe Rogan Experience” podcast led some artists to leave the site in protest.
Spotify’s paying customers apparently couldn’t care less
Is Joe Rogan not on Spotify?
On Thursday morning,
Spotify reported that the episodes had been restored
. Thirty-six newly removed episodes appear to have been recorded prior to Rogan’s exclusive licensing deal to take his show and its back catalog to Spotify in 2020, reportedly valued at more than $200 million.
Why did Joe Rogan podcast disappear?
Spotify says Joe Rogan removed podcast episodes amid
controversy over racial slur
. Some 70 episodes of Joe Rogan’s podcast were removed from Spotify as musicians protest the streaming service for allowing the controversial podcaster to amplify falsehoods about the coronavirus and object to his use of a racial slur.
Which artists pulled their music from Spotify?
Neil Young, left, Joni Mitchell, Ava DuVernay and India Arie
have cut ties with Spotify. Veteran singer-songwriter Neil Young recently urged “other artists and record companies” to “move off the SPOTIFY platform and stop supporting SPOTIFY’s deadly misinformation about COVID.”
How much did Spotify pay Joe Rogan?
Spotify paid Joe Rogan at least
to host The Joe Rogan Experience exclusively on its platform, according to the New York Times—double the Wall Street Journal’s initially reported figure of $100 million for the controversial comedian who has come under fire recently for his past use of racial slurs and his …