Spotify is a major music-streaming service that launched in 2008. The service is available in more than 50 countries, and in both free and premium formats. It’s also been a major talking point in the discussion about how artists are compensated.

Spotify attempts to solve royalty riddle with blockchain technology
The service lost $20 million settling a dispute last year.
Jay Z pulls most of his catalog from Spotify and Apple Music
Will it lure more listeners to Tidal?
Genius teenager crafts a perfect playlist to dump a dude
This takes dumping someone to a whole new level.
On ‘Pure Comedy,’ Father John Misty sounds paralyzed by his fear of the future
The folk singer’s third release as Father John Misty lacks the hooks to support his doomsday musings.
The cast of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ got you this mixtape
Something to play on repeat until the release of 'Awesome Mix Vol. 2.'
The podcasting state of the union
In 2017, the system is finally evolving. And there's money.
Upstream podcast: PewDiePie backlash, Oscar predictions, dad rock
Counting down the top stories of the week.
Future scorches earth with yet another blockbuster album
Your trap playlist just got 17 times hotter.