Spotify Free Users* Can Now Listen on Google Home

Ever since the launch of Google Home, if you were a Premium Spotify user, with a simple “Ok Google, Play Spotify” your Assistant helped you control music listening, all hands free. That changes today.. We’re excited to announce that, starting today, both Spotify’s Free and Premium users are able to enjoy Spotify on Google Home […]


40 Years Later: Spotify Remembers Elvis Presley

Spotify reveals The King’s most-streamed songs and most fanatical cities August 16th marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death. To commemorate the legacy the King of Rock N’ Roll left behind, Spotify has taken a look at the musical impact he continues to have today. News of Elvis’s passing shocked the world in 1977, […]


Spotify Goes to Toronto for “RapCaviar Live” Concert Series Featuring Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti, DJ Drama and Baka Not Nice in Toronto on September 28th

On the heels of the sold out “RapCaviar Live” show in Atlanta this past Saturday, headlined by Gucci Mane with special guests Mike WiLL Made-It, 6lack, Rae Sremmurd, Trouble and more, Spotify is announcing the second concert in the series. The latest show, featuring Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti, DJ Drama and Baka Not Nice, will […]


Spotify comes to Xbox One

Today we are excited to announce that Spotify is now available on Xbox One in 34 markets* around the world. The new integration means that millions of Xbox One gamers can now choose the perfect music from Spotify to provide a fresh soundtrack for every gaming session. Spotify allows you to personalize your gaming experience […]



Rock Rules in the Operating Room: Surgeons Prefer Listening to Rock While in Surgery, According to Spotify and Figure 1, the Knowledge-Sharing App for Doctors

Turns out rock is what the doctor ordered. While patients are sedated in the operating room (OR), surgeons are rocking out to the likes of Metallica, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC and Scorpions. According to a survey conducted by Spotify and Figure 1, rock is the most popular genre of music surgeons listen to while operating (49%), […]


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Unveils Spotify Playlist

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today released an official Spotify playlist featuring his current favourite tracks. PM Mix includes contemporary and classic songs from Canadian and global artists including Drake, Of Monsters of Men, Blue Rodeo, k.d. lang, The Tragically Hip, R.E.M., Robbie Robertson, Cœur De Pirate, and more. Here is the full playlist:



Spotify Debuts Music Initiative, “I’m with the banned” with Pusha T, Desiigner, X Ambassadors, BJ The Chicago Kid, K.Flay and more

Click here to view the “I’m with the banned” trailer. To view short films, click here. In every era and in every country, groups of people have been excluded for their differences and ideas. Today is no exception. But we know that cultural tensions and injustices inevitably find an expression in music — and champions […]


Spotify Kicks Off Inaugural “RapCaviar Live” Concert Series with Gucci Mane in Atlanta

Spotify Presents New 6 City Hip-Hop Tour across North America RapCaviar is hitting the road! Inspired by one of Spotify’s biggest playlists with over seven million followers, we’ve partnered with Live Nation to bring fans the first of its kind, 6 city hip-hop concert series titled “RapCaviar Live,” featuring the heaviest hitters and hottest emerging […]