Spotify acquires CrowdAlbum

Today we’re pleased to announce that CrowdAlbum has joined the Spotify team. The acquisition of CrowdAlbum will enhance the development of products that help artists understand, activate, and monetize their audiences. Launched in 2013, CrowdAlbum aggregates photos and videos from artists’ performances. The albums give artists a visual history of their tours and help them […]


Halo Indonesia. Waktunya Spotify!

Spotify, the world’s most popular and powerful music streaming service, launches today in Indonesia on mobile, tablet and desktop. Offering an unrivalled listening experience, Spotify gives you over 30m songs from the best in Indonesian music to the latest international hits. Spotify users have full access to a wide range of exclusive features including expertly-curated […]


Spotify now available on Amazon Echo

We’re constantly looking for ways to make it easy to enjoy the music you love whenever and wherever you are. Starting today, Spotify Premium subscribers in the U.S. can now enjoy listening to their favorite tunes on Amazon Echo. Just ask Alexa to play any playlist (Alexa, play my Discover Weekly playlist on Spotify), artist […]


Spotify acquires Cord Project and Soundwave

Two new company acquisitions further boost Spotify’s product and engineering capabilities Today Spotify announces the acquisition of two new companies, Cord Project and Soundwave. The acquisitions support Spotify’s strategy of building a great experience for music fans. Both teams will join Spotify’s product development organisation, where they will further boost Spotify’s existing strengths in developing […]


Go Behind The Lyrics with Spotify and Genius

Ever hear a song and wonder what it means? What inspired its lyrics? Why the artist chose to work with certain collaborators, and what they were doing in the studio when they recorded it? It’s this kind of curiosity that drove us to team up with Genius, the world’s largest collection of song lyrics and […]



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 […]