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Comes a time when you gotta stand up to those who don’t teach well

Spotify to remove Neil Young’s music after singer objects to being on platform that streams Covid misinformation

Lisa Richwine, Dawn Chmielewski and Yuvraj Malik

Neil Young's music is being removed from Spotify after the singer-songwriter objected to his songs playing on the same platform that offers US comedian Joe Rogan’s podcast, the company and the musician said on Wednesday.

Earlier this week Young released a letter to his manager and record label, Warner Music, demanding Spotify no longer carry his music because, he said, Rogan spreads misinformation about Covid-19 vaccines.

On Wednesday the Heart of Gold and Rocking In the Free World singer thanked his record label for “standing with me in my decision to pull all my music from Spotify”, and encouraged other musicians to do the same...

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