Spotify’s new feature keeps Peppa Pig away from your heavy metal playlist


Spotify rolls out a new management feature that will reduce the impact of other playlists on your recommendations.

It’s called Excluding Your Flavor Profile, and according to the announcement (opens in new tab)the goal is to make sure your own playlists aren’t overrun with ‘songs and artists that don’t fit with [your] listening habits” or feeling out of place. For example, users can prevent their kids’ music from appearing on their heavy metal/trap Blend playlists if they have a family plan or dominate white noise [their] Discover weekly.” If you do this, Spotify will know which playlist should reduce its influence; ultimately resulting in a more personalized experience for you.

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