Announcing Spotify Infrastructure’s Googley Future

 Editor’s Note: This blog post was written by Nicholas Harteau/VP, Engineering & Infrastructure ——–  As a company most often associated with amazing music recommendations and awesome parties (not to mention life-changing employee benefits), it’s rare that we get to talk about the exciting world of technical infrastructure – the real power behind the music – but […]


Spotify Announces 2016 SXSW Line-Up

This year, Spotify will host its biggest and best-ever Spotify House, transforming 1501 E 6th St into an immersive, interactive journey of discovery at the fifth-annual Spotify House at SXSW from March 14-18. The Spotify House will be the go-to destination for 45+ must-see performances across two stages by artists including CHVRCHES, Kacey Musgraves and […]





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), […]


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 […]


Female Artists Motivate Runners To Go The Extra Mile on Spotify

January 7, 2015 – Today is the biggest workout day of the year* and to celebrate Spotify is revealing the world’s most-streamed running songs of 2015. “Run the World (Girls)” by Beyonce led the pack, followed closely with “Chandelier” by Sia and “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson. In fact, 7 of the 10 top tracks […]


Her er musikken, der får løbere til at yde en ekstra indsats

Mere end 60 pct. af løbere oplever, at musik hjælper dem til at løbe både hurtigere og længere. Det viser en ny undersøgelse fra Spotify. Og siden lanceringen for syv måneder siden har Spotify Running fået musikfans til at løbe mere end 55 millioner kilometer – eller jorden rundt 1.386 gange. I Danmark er det […]


Ring in 2016 with 21 Of Your Favorite Artists on Spotify

No plans this New Year’s Eve? Spotify’s got you. We’re closing out an amazing 2015 with the world’s biggest New Year’s Eve Party and everyone’s invited! Leading up to the ball drop, head over to our newest feature, Spotify Party, which will be hosting nonstop, brand-new mixes by 18 of your favorite acts. We’ll play […]