Spotify Technology SA (SPOT) announced Tuesday that it was bringing the 'Joe Rogan Experience" podcast to its service in an exclusive multi-year licensing deal. "The talk series has long been the most-searched-for podcast on Spotify and is the leading show on practically every other podcasting platform," the company said in a release. The "Joe Rogan Experience" began in 2009 and features Rogan, a stand-up comic, discussing a variety of topics. The podcast will debut on Spotify on Sept. 1, 2020 and become exclusive to the platform later this year. Spotify shares are up 9.5% in Tuesday trading. They've gained 23% over the past three months as the S&P 500 has fallen 13%.
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