Daniel Ek, Spotify CEO, discusses AI and its impact on the music industry.

Spotify CEO addresses AI concerns, but also sees opportunity to attract more creators

During the Q1 2023 earnings conference, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek addressed the opportunities and concerns regarding the integration of AI in the music platform.

Music industry players and streaming platforms are faced with complex questions regarding copyright, ownership and the balance of innovation and artist protection.

This was Spotify‚Äôs first earnings report following the removal \”Heart on My Sleeve,\” a AI-generated song that mimicked Drake and The Weeknd, which had amassed millions of streams on the platform.