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    Taylor Swift Presses Play on Spotify

    She’s no longer swimming against the stream. T-Swift joined the green music-industry giant a couple of weeks back, reversing her refusal to do so in 2014. I can remember when whatever Z100 was playing was the hottest thing on Earth. Now that cachet has transferred to Spotify’s “Today’s Top Hits” playlist, which almost universally decides what’s hot now. It’s vital for the music industry. As for why Taylor changed her mind, maybe she just found it too hard to shake it off. My recs? “Swalla,” “Wild Thoughts,” “Humble” and “Location.”

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