Spotify’s Nashville Office Is Now Led by Two Women

As country music grapples with sexist radio play and an exceedingly male landscape, Spotify staffs its Nashville office with two female heads — Brittany Schaffer and now Rachel Whitney

Country music is undergoing a reckoning right now, as the music industry peers more closely at the exceedingly male landscape of artists and executives in the genre. Amid all that, former YouTube exec Rachel Whitney announced Thursday that she’s joining Spotify as the Head of Editorial for Nashville.