The debate over Spotify’s business model is met with controversy and vitriol by many a marquee name. Taylor Swift recently pulled her catalog from the service. Legends Led Zeppelin and Bob Dylan were long-time holdouts. Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich notoriously took to Twitter with a series of incendiary tweets calling out shareholders for “rolling in” profits without properly compensating artists. Keep scrolling to find out which artists are standing up against the music subscription juggernaut with boycotts and protests of their own design.
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