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 […]