Spotify have introduced that it’s lifting its 10,000 song cap on user libraries.
In a brand new community blog post, Spotify mentioned they are going to be lifting the cap within the coming days after the user request turned one of the crucial fashionable of their Community Ideas Exchange. Since 2014, the streaming big says it had acquired over 12,500 votes to lift the cap.
The restrict, which presently impacts appreciated songs and appreciated albums, meant that it was solely doable for customers to save 10,000 gadgets of their Spotify library at anybody time.
Once customers hit the cap, they might obtain a message saying: “Epic collection my friend. There’s no more room in Your Library. To save more, you’ll need to remove some songs or albums.”
While customers will nonetheless be restricted to 10,000 offline downloads, on-line libraries will now be limitless.
The Joe Rogan Experience is likely one of the most downloaded podcasts on this planet, and sees Rogan chatting to a wide selection of company for a number of hours at a time.
The comic and podcast host has now confirmed the present will stream on Spotify from September 1 earlier than changing into unique to the streaming platform by the top of the 12 months.
The audio and video variations of the present will each be out there by Spotify, though clips will nonetheless be posted to YouTube.
Announcing the deal, Rogan wrote on-line: “It will stay FREE, and it is going to be the very same present. It’s only a licensing deal, so Spotify gained’t have any artistic management over the present.
“They want me to just continue doing it the way I’m doing it right now. We will still have clips up on YouTube but full versions of the show will only be on Spotify after the end of the year. I’m excited to have the support of the largest audio platform in the world and I hope you folks are there when we make the switch!”
The quantity Spotify paid for the unique rights is but to be disclosed, however early estimations counsel it’s within the area of $100 million (£81 million).