Work/Life Balance at Spotify

 At Spotify, our people are our greatest assets. This team got us where we are today, and our ability to continue to deliver the world’s best music service lies in their hands. Spotify is growing up fast and the team’s responsibilities at home and at work are growing with us. With this in mind, today […]

Ed Sheeran hits 500M streams

Today Spotify reveals that Ed Sheeran’s hit “Thinking Out Loud” has become the first song to hit 500 million streams on Spotify. As further evidence of Ed’s popularity, some 19 million people listen to him on Spotify each month, his songs have been streamed approximately 2.9 billion times and are included on 38 million playlists. […]

Discover Weekly reaches one billion tracks streamed in 10 weeks

It seems we’ve found a cure for “a case of the Mondays.” In just 10 weeks, 1 billion tracks have been streamed from Discover Weekly playlists.  It’s the best-ever recommendations delivered to you as a weekly mixtape of fresh music each Monday.   71% of Discover Weekly listeners save at least one song to their […]

Spotify and Chromecast now play together

There’s a new way of enjoying music in your home. Today, in collaboration with Google, we’re thrilled to announce one of your most requested features, Spotify coming to Chromecast. With Chromecast, listening at home is easy. Simply plug in and cast music directly from your phone or tablet. Play, skip, browse and search using the […]

Introducing Discover Weekly: your ultimate personalised playlist

Our best-ever recommendations delivered to you as a weekly mixtape of fresh music New discoveries and deep cuts, based on what fans are playlisting around the songs you love Updated every Monday morning, Discover Weekly brings you two hours of custom-made music recommendations, tailored specifically to you and delivered as a unique Spotify playlist. For […]

Spotify launches playlist targeting for brands

Spotify for Brands—the platform that unlocks audience insights  to connect brands with the streaming generation—is launching Playlist Targeting, an industry-first targeting solution that enables brands to tap into Spotify first-party data to reach the audiences that matter most. When users hit play on one of the billions of playlists on Spotify, they often signal a […]

Soundtrack your game with Spotify on PlayStation™ Music

 Spotify on PlayStation Music now available in 41 markets  Today, Spotify and Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) will launch an exclusive music experience, making it easier than ever for gamers to enjoy their favourite tracks whilst playing their favourite games. That’s right, the best in music is playing co-op with the best in gaming. […]

Introducing our latest update for Spotify on desktop

Latest update brings fully integrated lyrics powered by Musixmatch Today we’re launching a desktop update that brings several new features and improvements to one of our most important platforms – one that millions of music lovers continue to enjoy every day. With our latest app integration we’re making lyrics a seamless part of the Spotify […]

Industry collaboration takes Women in Tech to the next level

One year ago, MTGx, Google and Spotify hosted the very first Women in Tech event. The event was a great success! Prior to International Women Day 2015, the founding companies, MTGx, Google and Spotify takes the movement to the next level by bringing onboard TeliaSonera, Tele2, Bonnier and Schibsted. The Women in Tech event is […]