Prince releases new song on Spotify weeks after removing all his music

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A few weeks ago, the notoriously fickle but undeniably brilliant Prince decided to pull all of his music from most of the major streaming music services, including the industry leader Spotify (something that devastated my colleague Russell Brandom’s playlists, as well as the playlists of countless other users). Today, there’s a glimmer of hope that this sad situation could be reversed — Prince just dropped a new song called “Stare,” and it appears to be exclusively available on Spotify, at least for now. A quick perusal of competing services shows no sign of the new tune; it’s not even available for sale on iTunes just yet.

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