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Ready Or Not, K-Pop Is Here To Stay

Just a few short years ago, it seemed unlikely that the K-pop wave would ever truly break on the US, with multiple attempts to break into the market falling short. This all changed with the rise of BTS, bringing K-pop into the American mainstream, and while you still won't here much K-pop on US radio, it seems it's here to stay. _________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 A few years ago it seemed inconceivable that Korean Pop music, known as K-Pop, would ever...
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R. Kelly Responds To Being The First Artist MUTED By Spotify As Part Of Their New 'Hateful Conduct' Policy!

Spotify is taking an unprecedented stand, and they're starting with R. Kelly. In a statement to Billboard, Spotify revealed: "We are removing R. Kelly's music from all Spotify owned and operated playlists and algorithmic recommendations such as Discover Weekly. His music will still be available on the service, but Spotify will not actively promote it." Sounds like they're following the lead of Time's Up, who are pushing to #MuteRKelly after his numerous accusations of sexual abuse of young wome...
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Spotify has removed R. Kelly from its playlists after abusive 'sex cult' allegations

Spotify removed R. Kelly from all of its editorial and algorithmic playlists on Thursday, the company told Billboard. Kelly, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women in the past year, is the first artist Spotify has acknowledged removing from its playlists under a recently implemented "hateful conduct" policy. "When an artist or creator does something that is especially harmful or hateful, it may affect the ways we work with or support that artist or creator," the company to...
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