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Tinder's Spotify Feature Lets You Swipe Left On Bad Taste

Thanks to Spotify, you'll be able to see what music you'll be boinking to days ahead of time.

Personal story time!

I one time ended a date early because a girl didn't know who Creedence Clearwater Revival was.

The date was going OK, not great, and got to a point where I said, “I guess I'm not a fortunate son,” and she looked at me completely blank.

I said the line again, which I should point out was a pretty funny joke about my apartment being small, and she told me she had no idea what I was talking about.

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After five minutes of explaining what CCR was, an impossible task by all standards, I decided I could never love this woman.

A half hour later, after we finished our drinks, we parted ways. I never called or texted her because the idea of dating someone who never traveled "up around the bend" was maddening to me.

I know I'm not the only one who has done something like this and thanks to a partnership between Spotify and Tinder, stories like this will hopefully never happen again.

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The insanely popular dating app is now offering users the ability to link their Spotify accounts to their profiles, similar to the deal Bumble cut with the music distributor a few months ago, so that you can see the music your potential mate listens to.

On top of that, each account has the ability to select an "anthem," which is a singular song that displays on your profile.

I think we all know which song I'M choosing:

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If this seems like a terrible idea to you, Tinder is offering the ability to keep your profile the way it is.

So if you like swiping based on who gives you a big ol' boner or lady boner instead of whether or not they think the new Kanye song is a work of audio art, you can still do that.

Citations: Tinder Teams Up With Spotify So Now Your Potential Hookups Will Know You Enjoy Listening to Who Let The Dogs Out by Baha Men (NY Mag)