Joe Rogan calls backlash 'political hit job' but is not sorry for apologizing for use of N-word
Rogan returned to his podcast, dismissing the furor over his past racial remarks as a "political hit job" while doubling down on his decision to apologize.
Spotify defends response to Joe Rogan controversy, citing need to support 'creator expression'
"We believe we have a critical role to play in supporting creator expression while balancing it with the safety of our users," CEO Daniel Ek said on an earnings call.
Spotify and Joe Rogan respond to protests over COVID-19 misinformation
The streaming service says it will add a "content advisory" to any podcast episode that discusses the coronavirus.
James Blunt jokingly threatens to release new music unless Spotify removes Joe Rogan's podcast
The singer's tweet came after Neil Young and Joni Mitchell pulled most of their catalogs from the streaming service in protest of Rogan spreading COVID-19 misinformation.
Joni Mitchell removes her music from Spotify, joins Neil Young in protest of COVID 'lies'
'Irresponsible people are spreading lies that are costing people their lives,' the singer-songwriter wrote.
Spotify to remove Neil Young's music after his Joe Rogan ultimatum, SiriusXM to revive artist's channel
The "Harvest Moon" singer called on the streaming service to either stop the spread of COVID vaccine misinformation on Rogan's podcast or take down his songs.