Discover Weakly | Liz Pelly
With its partnerships and editorial content, Spotify has paid lip service to gender equality on its platform. But the numbers reveal a different story.
Spotify's top playlists are staggeringly male-dominated & algorithmic suggestions reproduce that bias. My latest
Algorithms uphold the status quo, silencing women...thanks for the math
Disappointing gender split on
- massively pushing playlists, and curating nearly all massively male-dominated ones. BRING IN THE WENCHES (thx
for link) #music #sexism
Stephen T Erlewine
’s PopCon paper about how Spotify’s playlists are dominated by men, is now a must-read article on The Baffler.
really interesting on algorithms amplifying sexism and gender bias on spotify (and then using a brand partnership on 'equalising' listening habits to make a quick buck from it) Discover Weakly