I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time on Spotify. Whether you’re into creating epic playlists, searching for your favourite earworms, or discovering new artists – there really is something for everyone. And that includes podcasts on Spotify.
Yep, that’s right. Alongside all your favourite music, there’s a wide world of podcasts to discover on Spotify. Here are some of the best podcasts on Spotify:
You’re Wrong About
Mike and Sarah are journalists obsessed with the past. Every week they reconsider an event or person that’s been miscast in the public imagination.
Hosted by PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman, Reply All features stories about how people shape the internet, and how the internet shapes people.
The Chaser Report
The Chaser Report is a half-hour topical comedy current affairs podcast from the OG Chasers focused on how to survive the lockdown, which is available to listen on Spotify.
Inspired by the popular New York Times podcast of the same name, Modern Love features actors including Daniel Radcliffe, Jake Gyllenhaal and Saoirse Ronan reading stories of love, loss and redemption. Check out the best podcasts made for and by women.
Described as “all killer, no filler”, Vox’s Today Explained gets to the heart of today’s biggest news topic in easily digestible daily podcast episodes found on Spotify.
It’s Been A Big Day For…
Get your daily dose of the biggest news and pop culture stories with Spotify podcast It’s Been A Big Day For…instead of taking the easy way in, this podcast sneaks through the side door for an interesting, bite-sized take. Looking for a podcast covering 2020’s most important topics? Head here.
Dr. Death is a 2018 podcast that tells the story of Christopher Duntsch, a Texas surgeon who was convicted of gross malpractice after leaving countless patients seriously injured after operation – two of which even died at his hands. It’s become insanely popular, just like these podcasts.
Sword and Scale
If you like your true crime with no chaser, Sword and Scale is the Spotify podcast for you. Each story covers the dark side of humanity with tales of murder, rape, cannibalism, dismemberment and more horrifying acts of crime. If you’re looking for this year’s best podcasts, head here.
There are also plenty of podcasts out there if you’re looking to learn a new language, listen to BBC’s best content, do a bit of self-improvement or get stuck into true crime. If you don’t know where to start, check these podcasts out.
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