Spotify is betting big that Rogan will ensure its $1 billion podcast investment pays off, as the streamer acquires two more podcast companies.
The controversial commentator also claimed on his Spotify podcast that R&B artist India Arie's decision to share the video montage was a "relief."
Visits to Spotify's cancellation page increased by 115% after Neil Young pulled his music from the platform, according to data from Similarweb.
The commitment from Rogan and Ek means Rumble likely has little chance of luring the podcast host onto its still nascent video-sharing platform.
Rumble, a conservative-leaning YouTube competitor, offered the podcaster $100 million to ditch Spotify.
The radio host told Rogan that he should tell his fans: "I'm wrong, and go get the vaccine before you die."
Echoing former President Donald Trump. DeSantis said Rogan "shouldn't have apologized" for uttering the N-word on his show.
Spotify has been mired in controversy after Joe Rogan's podcasts prompted Young and Joni Mitchell to request their music be taken off the platform.
"Joe Rogan is an interesting and popular guy, but he's got to stop apologizing to the Fake News and Radical Left maniacs and lunatics," Trump said.
"How about you bring all your shows to Rumble, both old and new, with no censorship, for 100 million bucks over four years?" Rumble asked Rogan.
Thomas DiNapoli, head of New York state's $270 billion pension fund, made the demand in a letter to Spotify CEO Daniel Ek, Reuters reported.
Yang, a former Democratic presidential contender, later apologized for the tweet but said "we should have the capacity to forgive people."
"Canceling voices is a slippery slope," Spotify CEO Daniel Ek said Sunday in a staff memo, which was first reported by Axios.
"And I want to make one point very clear – I do not believe that silencing Joe is the answer," Spotify CEO Daniel Ek wrote in a letter to staff.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson said he was unaware of Joe Rogan's use of the N-word when he voiced support for him amid a COVID-19 misinformation row.
India Arie previously announced that she will remove her music and podcast from Spotify over Joe Rogan's use of language.
His apology comes after singer India Arie posted a viral montage of the podcast host saying the slur 24 times and announcing she is leaving Spotify.
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