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beyoncé dropped ‘lemonade’ with a bonus track on streaming services

Spotify and Apple Music users rejoice!
Roisin Lanigan
4.23.19
Music

the musical genre is dead, gen z killed it

The rise of streaming services and Gen Z acts like Lil Nas X and Billie Eilish are heralding the end of emo, rap, and country as we know them. And bringing in something better.
Megan Evershed
4.17.19
News

rihanna and donald glover’s film might premiere at coachella

Mysterious Spotify ads suggest ‘Guava Island’ will be released April 13.
Nicole DeMarco
4.5.19
Music

peggy gou’s 'starry night' and everything else you need to listen to today

Let our playlist be your indispensable gui-De to this week's new music.
Frankie Dunn
3.22.19
News

this spotify ad has been banned for being too scary

Warning: Extreme spo0kiness.
Roisin Lanigan
10.18.18
Music

slowthai’s rainbow and everything else you need to hear today

The best of new music Friday in one colourful i-D-curated playlist.
Frankie Dunn
10.12.18
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
1.16.18
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
Music

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
9.26.17
News

spotify takes a stand against white supremacist bands by removing their music

The streaming service’s move comes after the shocking events in Charlottesville.
Alim Kheraj
8.17.17
News

spotify has the perfect post-presidency job for barack obama

The streaming platform is looking for a President of Playlists with experience at a federal level.
Hannah Ongley
1.10.17
Music

kanye demands that apple music buy tidal to "let the kids have the music"

In a sign that negotiations between the streaming platforms may not be going so well, the musician took to Twitter to express his outrage.
Briony Wright
8.1.16
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