3.9k Share this

Wow, there is nothing more embarrassing than watching Boomers flex on the number one podcaster in the world.

Here is what happened: On Friday, Spotify took down Neil Young’s music at the request of the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. The move came after Spotify decided to continue supporting podcast host Joe Rogan on its audio streaming platform.

Young took significant offense to the way Spotify ultimately responded to his letter, which read, “Spotify is spreading fake information about vaccines – potentially causing death to those who believe the disinformation being spread by them.”

Young’s letter referenced a guest on Rogan’s podcast who dared to discuss alternative treatment for COVID-19.

Rogan had since thanked Spotify on his Instagram account. “It’s a strange responsibility to have this many viewers and listeners,” Rogan said. “I am going to do my best in the future to balance things out.”

Other Boomer musicians have joined Young in his crusade against Spotify. Joni Mitchell said on Friday that she stands with fellow Canadian-born artist Neil Young in wanting her music removed from streaming service Spotify.

Saturday, Nils Lofgren announced, “we’ve now gotten the last 27 years of my music off Spotify.” He went on to write, “We are reaching out to the labels that own my earlier music to have it removed as well.”

BlazeTV’s Elijah Schaffer and Sydney Watson discussed this story on their podcast, “You Are Here.” Elijah perfectly stated what all millennials are thinking: I didn’t know Neil Young was on Spotify, and currently, Joe Rogan is Spotify.

Watch the clip for more on this story. Can’t watch? Download the podcast here.

Want more from Elijah and Sydney?

To enjoy more thought-provoking, controversial, and hilarious conversations, subscribe to BlazeTV and join Elijah and Sydney as they dissect the daily rundown of today’s absurdity at the intersection of news and culture. Don’t just laugh, cry, or freak out: In order to save America, we must know where we are headed. You Are Here.

Source: TheBlaze

3.9k Share this
You May Also Like

Kyiv issues ban on swastika-like ‘Z’ symbol as new bill outlaws use of Russian propaganda sign 

Kyiv issues ban on swastika-like ‘Z’ symbol as new bill outlaws use…

Dave Chappelle Attacker Says Will Smith Slapping Chris Rock was an Inspiration

The man accused of attacking comedian Dave Chappelle on a Los Angeles…

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Wins Arkansas Republican Primary for Governor

Sarah Huckabee Sanders was declared the winner of the Republican primary contest…

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: Boris must face down these union wreckers  

Train drivers are among the most feather-bedded of all public sector workers.…

Tokyo’s Manuscript Writer’s Cafe won’t let guests leave until they’ve finished their work

Inside the ‘anti-procrastination’ café where staff check on you every HOUR to…

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says she was forced to sign false CONFESSION in front of British official

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has revealed she was forced to sign a false confession…

Russian ships ‘load up with stolen Ukrainian grain’ amid warnings of ‘huge migration problem’

Russian ships have been loading up with stolen Ukrainian grain while Vladimir…

Swedish royals presented Iggy Pop with the Polar Music Prize in Stockholm

The Swedish royal family looked elegant tonight as they attended the Polar…