Amid the campaign to #MuteRKelly, Spotify made a bold move by announcing it is no longer promoting the controversial singer's music. However, Kelly's songs will remain on the streaming site, leading some to say that the company could have been even bolder in its decision.
Spotify announced it has removed "hate bands" identified by the Southern Poverty Law Center from the streaming service.
Country music’s top digital male artist Jason Aldean has returned to Spotify a year after pulling out of the streaming service over concerns about fair compensation. On Wednesday night, Aldean’s six albums were available for streaming, including his platinum-selling 2014 release, “Old Boots, New Dirt.” Last November, Aldean removed his music from Spotify, saying he wanted everyone involved in making his music to be paid fairly.