Spotify Releases a Refugee Playlist

In another example of the music industry’s opposition to Donald Trump’s travel ban on refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations (interesting how Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, the UAE and Afghanistan aren’t on the list), Spotify has created a refugee playlist–although not everyone thinks this is in good taste. Take a look at the screenshot below.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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