Spotify and Sonos Bring Music to Every Room in the Home

  • Music fans will be able to enjoy any song, in any room, wirelessly.

Spotify and Sonos today announced that Spotify is coming to every room in the home, wirelessly, via the award-winning Sonos Multi-Room Music System. With a free Sonos software update, available later this month, all Sonos customers in Finland, France, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the UK will have instant access to more than eight million songs and all of their playlists on Spotify. To learn more about Spotify on Sonos, please visit: www.sonos.com/spotify.

“It’s great that people will be able to listen to Spotify whenever they want, wherever they want in their home,” said Daniel Ek, Founder and CEO Spotify. ”We’re excited to partner with Sonos to deliver the unique Spotify experience in the home, with the same quality and ease of use that our users already love.”

“Spotify on Sonos has been the number one request from our European customers and we’re thrilled to deliver it,” said John MacFarlane, Founder and CEO Sonos, Inc. “Our mission at Sonos is to play all the music on the planet, all over the house. By partnering with a leading music streaming service like Spotify, we can now offer more of our customers the ultimate jukebox experience at home.”

To enjoy Spotify on Sonos, all you’ll need is a Sonos ZonePlayer such as the Sonos S5 all-in-one wireless music system a Sonos Controller such as the free Sonos controller for iPhone and a Spotify Premium account. Now you can play any track you like, anytime you like, in any room you like. And control it all anywhere you like, right from your iPhone. Search for any artist, album or track from Spotify’s eight-million song library. Browse and play all your playlists – including your starred tracks, collaborative and subscribed-to lists. Play your music in every room and experience superior, room-filling sound with the high-performance S5 and Spotify Premium’s high quality streams.

Spotify on Sonos will be available via a free Sonos Software 3.3 update scheduled for the end of September. A Spotify Premium subscription (€9.99 per month) will be required to enjoy Spotify on Sonos. For more information about Spotify on Sonos or to be one of the first to learn when it’s available, please visit www.sonos.com/spotify.

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About Spotify

Spotify is an innovative digital music platform created with the vision of offering music fans a legal and superior quality user alternative to music piracy. Spotify provides instant access to whatever music you want, whenever and wherever you want it, through a simple, clean and quick to use platform whilst supporting the music industry via ad-supported and paid subscription models. With access to millions of songs in high quality audio through your computer, on your mobile and beyond, Spotify makes it easier than ever to play and share music legally. http://www.spotify.com

About Sonos

Sonos® is the leading developer of wireless multi-room music systems for the home. The Sonos Multi-Room Music System is the first, wireless multi-room music system that lets you play all the music you want all over your house – and control it all from the palm of your hand. Sonos liberates the music stored on a computer so it can be enjoyed all over the house. In addition, by partnering with audio services like Audible.com®, Deezer, iheartradio, Last.fm, Napster®, Pandora®, RadioTime, Rhapsody®, SIRIUS®, Spotify, Wolfgang’s Vault, Internet Radio, and more, Sonos gives music lovers instant, computer-free access to millions of songs, thousands of radio stations, audiobooks, and more. The award-winning Sonos Multi-Room Music System is available at more than 6200 retailers in over 65 countries worldwide; or direct from Sonos at http://www.sonos.com. Sonos is a privately-held company, headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA with offices in Cambridge, MA, Hilversum, Netherlands and Penang, Malaysia.

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