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Gen-Z is fastest-growing generation of podcast listeners

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Podcast data for Oct 20

#1 in Apple Podcasts
New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce (Wave Sports + Entertainment)
Global News Podcast (BBC World Service)

#1 in Spotify
The Joe Rogan Experience (Joe Rogan)
Rotten Mango (Stephanie Soo & Ramble)

Over the last week, 209,182 podcasts published at least one new episode (down 0.2%). source


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