Joni Mitchell Follows Neil Young’s Footsteps and Removes Music From Spotify Due to Vaccine Misinformation

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Joni Mitchell, legendary musician, announced her intention to remove her music Spotify after the controversy surrounding vaccine misinformation. CNN.

This is after Neil Young had announced that he would also take his music down due to the misinformation about vaccines shared by Joe Rogan’s controversial podcast.

“I Stand With Neil Young!” Joni wrote on her official website.

“I’ve decided to remove all my music from Spotify. Irresponsible people are spreading lies that are costing people their lives. I stand in solidarity with Neil Young and the global scientific and medical communities on this issue. “

Neil Young shared similar views in his statement regarding deleting his music on the platform.

“They can have Rogan or Young. Not both,”He wrote according to Rolling Stone. He also stressed that the consequences were “potentially causing death to those who believe this disinformation spread.”

Last week, over 1,000 health and science professionals signed an open letter to Spotify. In it, they demanded that the platform reduce the false COVID-19 claims shared on “The Joe Rogan Experience.”

According to the petition, Joe Rogan’s history in spreading misinformation about pandemics was alarming.

“Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Joe Rogan has repeatedly spread misleading and false claims on his podcast, provoking distrust in science and medicine.”

“This is not only a scientific or medical concern,”They also added “it is a sociological issue of devastating proportions, and Spotify is responsible for allowing this activity to thrive on its platform.”

Inside Edition Digital’s request for comment from Spotify has not been answered.