Chances are you’ll select to name her daddy, however now it’s important to take heed to her on Spotify.
“Name Her Daddy,” one of many world’s hottest podcasts, is leaving Barstool Sports activities for an unique take care of the streaming service beginning on July 21.
The three-year, podbuster deal is reportedly value $60 million, in accordance with Selection, and is the most important unique Spotify has ever made for a woman-led present.
Alex Cooper’s podcast, which made many headlines over former co-host Sofia Franklyn’s dramatic departure final yr, can have all previous episodes accessible on its new residence together with no matter comes subsequent for the “Daddy Gang.”
Cooper, 26, concisely introduced the key transfer and her subsequent episode on the present’s Instagram Tuesday with a put up captioned, “NEW SEASON. NEW HOME. NEW EPISODE. SEE U F – – KERS AT MIDNIGHT.”
Spotify additionally wasted little time having fun with the spoils of their victory.
“Name Her Daddy” had been a Barstool manufacturing since 2018 and accessible throughout streaming companies. However come July, “all future episodes and extra unique new tasks in improvement” will belong to Spotify, the corporate introduced in a press launch.
“From its begin three years in the past, the present has all the time been about difficult the status-quo and manifesting conversations that beforehand solely occurred behind closed doorways,” Cooper stated in a press release, including that she is going to “proceed elevating the bar nice with content material and company” on her new platform.
“Name Her Daddy” was additionally named the fifth hottest world podcast on Spotify on the finish of 2020, shortly after the fallout with Franklyn.
The drama between the hosts, together with Barstool’s David Portnoy, surrounded HBO Sports activities govt Peter “Suitman” Nelson, who was reportedly concerned in enterprise negotiations between the hosts and Barstool.
Each Cooper and Franklyn needed to make extra of their meteoric rise to fame than Barstool was providing, however ended up going after one another as Nelson’s involvement allegedly soured a doubtlessly harmonious deal.
The duo stopped talking and Franklyn exited the present to launch her personal podcast, “Sofia With an F,” leaving Cooper because the solo host over the previous few months, a task she’s actually taken to new monetary heights.