COVID-19's Effect on Spotify Monthly Listeners by Genre

We analyzed Spotify Monthly Listeners trends across nine genres to help you understand how music consumption may or may not be changing during the global spread of coronavirus. Follow along with the original article at

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This week, we're diving into our recent analysis of Spotify listenership changes across nine different genres during COVID-19:

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