Some individuals get enthusiastic about the holidays in December. Others focus their enthusiasm on Spotify Wrapped—and that group is much more vocal.
The music streaming service’s annual look again at what you listened to could be a enjoyable wrap-up to a tough yr. However it might probably additionally expose some truths about your listening habits that you just may not be able to face. And, naturally, that has resulted in an explosion of memes.
Twitter and Instagram are being flooded with individuals gleefully sharing their lists (and their disgrace, or satisfaction), in addition to some commentary and snark about the approach Spotify chooses to current it. Right here are a few of the finest we’ve seen so far.
spotify the solely tech firm to determine methods to efficiently rebrand “we have been monitoring you” to “is not this FUN”
— Delia Cai (@delia_cai) December 1, 2021
Privateness was on lots of people’s minds. Positive, the Wrapped record is a nostalgic journey by means of the previous yr, nevertheless it additionally underscores simply how a lot information the firm gathers on its customers.
you’ll be able to cover your emotional state from your mates, therapist, even your self. however you can’t cover from spotify.
— emery lord (@emerylord) December 1, 2021
Lots of people’s minds…
Not everybody was approaching the challenge in a jovial approach, both.
The simply copied format of Wrapped has given beginning to fairly just a few parodies, together with this one about the frustrations of working at house.
Others selected to mix expressing their employment frustrations with a touch of self-loathing.
Wrapped lists not solely separate generations by their musical tastes, additionally they underscore how in another way individuals method issues at present in comparison with a few years in the past.
— thanos. (@thanosoutdid) December 1, 2021
And, after all, Taylor Swift was in every single place.
i like spotify wrapped as a result of how else would i keep in mind simply how depressed i used to be from january to october
— trish (@ULTRAGLOSS) December 1, 2021
For a lot of, Spotify Wrapped served as a reminder of their musical temper this yr—for higher or for worse.