It’s no secret that Spotify wants to be a big deal in the podcast world. The streaming music company got connected Joe Rogan’s show last year exclusively, and it has concluded agreements the Obamas, as good as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Now you can add Dax Shepard and Monica Padman’s Chair expert to the battery. From July 1 Chair expert will become a Spotify exclusive. Additionally, Spotify will have a first look deal for all new properties from the show’s parent company, Armchair Umbrella Network.
“Chair expert will remain the same show it always has been, but with additional opportunities that only Spotify can provide, ”said co-host and producer Monica Padman. this exclusive platform. “
The exclusive deal is not a huge surprise. Chair expert is one of the most popular podcasts out there, and it has featured guests like Bill Gates, Hillary Clinton, and Malcom Gladwell (as well as many famous Shepard friends). It’s one of those shows that also serves as an introduction to the podcast world, where the hosts are typically more laid back and the conversations aren’t as formal or structured as public radio. Podcasting is still a relatively niche medium, so Spotify needs all it can to get mainstream listeners to give them a chance.
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