Spotify and WWE are tag-teaming for podcasts
has two major shows lined up for the future, including one of its main events, SummerSlam, which takes place at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday. The company is making some air elsewhere, thanks to a new audio content partnership with the .
WWE and The Ringer are a podcast network together. The Ringer podcast The Masked Man Show has been rebranded as The Ringer Wrestling Show. More podcasts are on the way for future collaboration, including a narrative series produced by Bill Simmons (a self-professed lifelong WWE fan) and some more shows from WWE talent. WWE’s current podcasts, including The New Day: Feel the Power and WWE After the Bell with Corey Graves, are becoming Spotify exclusives too.
Along with the podcasts, there will be live audio discussions on after every big WWE pay-per-view event. The Ringer is recording some of the podcast episodes and hosting Greenroom conversations live in Las Vegas this weekend.
WWE is a solid get for Spotify, given the brand’s popularity and global reach. Although SummerSlam might become overshadowed in the pro wrestling sphere this weekend, it seems as good a time as any to kick off the partnership with Spotify.