Jason Aldean Joins Taylor Swift’s Spotify Ban
One of country music's top stars, Jason Aldean, has followed Taylor Swift's lead and pulled his latest album off Spotify. Unlike Swift, Aldean's catalog remains available on the music streamer. The new album "Old Boots, New Dirt" had been available on Spotify since it Oct. 7th release date.
Aldean Had Embraced Spotify
Aldean's exit it a reversal for the artist who had taken full advantage of the promotional push Spotify can offer. He had recorded a track-by-track commentary for Spotify listeners, and become the biggest first week ever country album there with more 3 million streams.
The album has sold more than 467,000 copies since release and was No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.