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Spotify to add 8:46-minute moment of silence to playlists and podcasts in honor of George Floyd

Spotify will add an 8 minute and 46-second moment of silence to select playlists and podcasts on the platform to honor George Floyd. The length of time is equal to how long former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin pinned Floyd down by the neck with his knee. Spotify’s efforts are part of a broa…

  1. Spotify to add 8:46-minute moment of silence to playlists and podcasts in honor of George Floyd  The Verge
  2. Music industry leaders vow to pause business for a day in observation of Blackout Tuesday  CNN
  3. Entertainment Companies Join “Blackout Tuesday” Initiative In Response To George Floyd Death  Deadline
  4. Music industry calls for Black Out Tuesday amid unrest  Yahoo News
  5. George Floyd: Music industry calls for ‘blackout’ over death  BBC News