Spotify’s first original videos are history lessons about the music industry

Spotify has released the first of original videos to help go head-to-head with Apple Music and YouTube. The three-minute clips produced in partnership with new media company ATTN are called “Deconstructed” and features animated shorts about national anthems, LGBT rappers, and artists. The first episode about the birth of house music will premier today in the Videos & Podcasts tab of Spotify’s app, with more coming later. Here it is: