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Music
Music

drake’s ‘scorpion’ is already being streamed 10 million times an hour on spotify

Big weekend for Champagne Papi.
Roisin Lanigan
7.2.18
Music
Music

demi lovato gets real about sobriety on new her single

Plus! The best of new music Friday in one awesome i-D-curated playlist.
Frankie Dunn
6.22.18
Music
Music

clairo just dropped her super cute debut ep :)

Plus! The best of new music Friday in one awesome i-D-curated playlist.
Frankie Dunn
5.25.18
Music
Music

christine and the queens explores masculinity in her sexy new release, girlfriend

Plus!! Everything else you need to hear today in one killer playlist.
Frankie Dunn
5.18.18
Music
Music

janelle monae’s new app deletes your spotify playlists and replaces them with her new album

A petty queen, we stan.
Roisin Lanigan
5.16.18
Opinion
Opinion

spotify are blacklisting r kelly from playlists: who should be next and where do we draw the line?

Yesterday, the streaming giant announced that R Kelly’s music will no longer appear in its company owned playlists. That brings up some interesting questions about censorship and the moral ambiguity of enjoying art by certain individuals.
Alim Kheraj
5.11.18
News
News

stream all grimes's favorite music, from aphex twin to enya

Grimes has shared five of her personal Spotify playlists for "at home vibes."
Hannah Ongley
1.17.18
News
News

grime is now recognised as an official genre on spotify

About time.
Roisin Lanigan
1.4.18
Music
Music

the dark arts of the pop charts: how music superstars sell millions when no one buys albums

As Taylor Swift’s Reputation sells 1.2m copies in a week -- making it the biggest selling album of 2017 so far -- we explore the rise of artists’ partnerships with brands, streaming deals, ticket bundles and other magic sales tricks.
Alim Kheraj
11.22.17
the sounding off issue
the sounding off issue

"we're on the cusp of a new golden age in music" - spotify and youtube sound off about music in 2017

For The Sounding Off Issue​, we asked a collection of music makers, writers, thinkers and shakers to contribute their thoughts and opinions about music in 2017. Today, we hear from major players at Spotify and Youtube.
Lyor Cohen
Austin Daboh
11.2.17
Music
Music

listen: grimes created a new genre of music inspired by the end of the world

Claire Boucher's inaugural "Faé List" inductees include ABRA, Phoebe Bridgers, and Cardi B.
Hannah Ongley
9.27.17
Music
Music

yung lean’s hunting my own skin and the best of new music friday

Your favourite Swedish producer just announced his new album with a killer track. Here’s that and everything else you need to listen to this week.
Frankie Dunn
9.22.17