The free, ad-supported tier of Spotify’s music-streaming service could soon become a little less appealing if a report from the Wall Street Journal proves true: Spotify will reportedly enable artists and record labels to restrict access to certain songs to paying customers only.

This isn’t an official policy change just yet, and it’s unclear how long such blackout periods would last. Spotify reportedly wants to gauge the effect on its service first; it wants to determine whether the change will push customers towards its paid tier or drive them away altogether.

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