Spotify now free on Windows Phone

From today, Windows Phone owners can enjoy access to millions of songs across their smartphones for free. Listen to all your playlists, discover new music, or simply sit back and dig into your favourite artist’s entire back catalogue. Updated for Windows Phone users today – Spotify’s free mobile experience lets you shuffle play: • All […]

Spotify and BandPage partner to help musicians sell directly to fans

BandPage, the central profile that musicians use to engage and sell to hundreds of millions of fans, and Spotify, the world’s largest subscription streaming music service, today announced a partnership which gives musicians powerful new ways to sell directly to their fans on Spotify through BandPage. The integration is live today and helps musicians turn […]

Spotify hits 10 million global subscribers

Spotify has 10 million paying subscribers and more than 40 million active users across 56 markets Eminem is the most streamed artist of all time, and ‘Wake Me Up’ by Avicii is the most streamed song of all time on Spotify Spotify today announced that it now has 10 million paying subscribers and more than […]

Spotify paints it black with new look

  Today we’re launching the best-looking Spotify ever. Introducing a new darker theme, refreshed typography and rounded iconography, playing your favourite music has never looked so good. We’re not only improving our looks though. We know how much you love playlists, but that you’ve been looking for more ways of managing your music. So today […]

Spotify Acquires The Echo Nest

Deal Further Strengthens Spotify’s Music Discovery Expertise Spotify today announced that it will acquire the industry’s leading music intelligence company, The Echo Nest.  The acquisition supports Spotify’s strategy to grow global music consumption and overall revenue back to the music industry by building the best user experience and music discovery engine for millions of global […]

Spotify Names MØ and Foster the People Global Spotlight Artists

Spotify’s Marketing Platform will also support regional artists including Frankie Ballard, As Animals, Marteria and G-Eazy  User data from ‘Spotlight On 2014’ playlist drives music discovery Spotify has officially unveiled their next round of Spotlight Artists for 2014.  New album releases from MØ and Foster the People will receive global marketing and promotional support from […]

Spotify Spotlight on Country Reveals New Artists to Watch for 2014

  Country music artists expected to make waves in this year include Cole Swindell, Brandy Clark, Dan + Shay and Frankie Ballard  Spotify today revealed the artists it has tipped to make it big in Country music in 2014 via its Spotify Spotlight on Country roundup of emerging artists in the genre. The list covers […]

Spotify’s new study spells good news for advertising and the UK economy

As Spotify celebrates its fifth year, it’s worth remembering that the company launched at the height of the financial crisis and has only existed when the global economy has been ‘bumping along the bottom’. Put another way, for all of our recent success, the company has not sold adverts during the good times. In this […]

Spotify reveals Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are 2013’s most-streamed artists

Spotify announce the artists and tracks that took the world by storm in 2013 • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis were the most streamed artists on Spotify in 2013 • The most streamed song of 2013 was Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ Can’t Hold Us • Their debut album, The Heist, was the most streamed album worldwide this year • […]

Led Zeppelin arrives on Spotify

Led Zeppelin and Spotify today announced that the band’s legendary Swan Song/Atlantic catalog is now available for streaming on Spotify. Nearly 45 years after the band’s groundbreaking debut album catapulted them to rock superstardom, Led Zeppelin’s full album catalog is now available to stream on-demand for the first time, exclusively on Spotify. Starting today, fans […]