November 30, 2023

Spotify Stalling Approval of Second Lara Trump Single

Spotify is stalling on publishing Lara Trump’s second single, after the streaming large suppressed visibility of her first single launched final month.

The new music, which is an acoustic model of the identical cowl of Tom Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down” she launched in October, was submitted for overview three days in the past to be printed Friday, in response to data obtained by Breitbart News. However, it’s nonetheless not accessible for listening on Spotify.

Trump’s producer, LJ Fino, advised Breitbart that he has had data permitted and printed on streamers in twelve hours prior to now, and stated he has by no means seen such an “abnormally long” overview course of.

“I have been distributing records for nearly a decade and I have never seen such an abnormally long review process. You’d have to be naive to think this is merely coincidence,” Fino, President of First Class Records, advised Breitbart.

Trump, in an announcement to Breitbart, referred to as the transfer “disappointing, [but] not surprising,” including that main music platforms have been suppressing her content material constantly since she started her foray into making music, apparently, as a result of of her politics.

“While the treatment from Spotify is disappointing, it is not surprising. They have made it clear that anyone with political views with which they disagree will be treated unfairly,” Trump advised Breitbart. “These outlets have suppressed my songs at every juncture.”

Apple Music and Spotify had been suppressing visibility of Trump’s first music launched in October, in response to a report within the Daily Mail. In the platforms’ search perform, the music couldn’t be present in “top results” for a question of the precise title of the tune.

“When you search for I Won’t Back Down on Apple Music, Lara’s rendition of the song does not come up in the results,” the Daily Mail reported of Apple Music. “And when you click on Lara’s name, the tune only appears below eight others [sic] songs — including parody tracks like a fake rap battle between her father-in-law and Hillary Clinton and a song called Fake News II.”

“In addition, when you type in the track name on Spotify, it’s not listed in the results, and it’s only accessible when you search for her full name,” the Daily Mail added in its report.

“The so-called mainstream media and technocrats will do anything in their power to stop a Trump from succeeding. It did not work last time and I doubt it will this time, but these companies seem to enjoy trying,” Fino advised Breitbart.

Emma-Jo Morris is the Politics Editor at Breitbart News. Email her at or follow her on Twitter.