Spotify is against Kanye West’s anti-Semitic comments, but won’t pull down his music


Spotify CEO says it's up to Ye's label whether to delete his music or not

In the wake of major companies abandoning relations with , denounces the rapper's anti-Jewish statements but will not remove his recorded works from the platform.

While speaking to Reuters, Spotify CEO condemned 's “just awful comments” but explained that the company has no power to remove his , though his label does.

“It's really just his music, and his music doesn't violate our policy,” Ek stated, before adding, “It's up to his label, if they want to take action or not.”

services have been under pressure including from entrepreneur Ari Emmanuel to drop Ye from their business deals. Ye's music, which entails an acclaimed catalog, can still be found on Apple Music and YouTube.

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