Hailee Steinfeld: “I have nothing to be ashamed of”

As if it wasn’t enough to have perfect pitch, Hailee Steinfeld has also released the perfect pop song. She is the best-case scenario of an actor-goes-artist and we invited Hailee to Spotify’s headquarters in Stockholm to discuss self-love, not so hidden messages, and the “Love Myself”-revolution. In early August, Hailee Steinfeld made us snap out […]

Jess Glynne: “I need music all the time”

Chart records and streaming success are Jess Glynne’s reality right now, but the world hasn’t really got to know who this British pop queen is yet. She has taken herself to the top just by releasing excellent songs. We met up with Jess Glynne to find out more about her and the open hearted hits she’s making. […]

Demi Lovato: “Music saved my life”

You may know her as the fierce pop star who has released hit songs like “Really Don’t Care”, “Cool For The Summer” and “Confident”, but empowering anthems haven’t always been the soundtrack to Demi Lovato’s life. In an open hearted interview Demi tells Spotify about her struggles with self love, the turning point, and why […]

Backstage with Florence + The Machine

On stage Florence Welch is a force of nature, dancing and swirling and throwing herself heart first into the music. But what happens backstage before and after these explosions? Florence tells us about a tour life filled with tattoos, clogs and mud. In the beginning of the summer, Florence + The Machine released the breathtaking […]

Avicii’s 200m Stream Bombshell

Wake Me Up is the Spotify’s Most Streamed Track ever… Avicii’s Wake Me Up is now the most-played song of all time on Spotify having – just today – gone north of the 200 million streams barrier. Avicii’s monster hit was the fastest song ever to reach the 100 million streams landmark back in September of last year and Wake Me […]

According to Anders Fridén: How It All Began

Post by: Anders Fridén, lead singer of In Flames. So where do I begin? When I was just 5 years of age, sitting next to my parents stereo with enormous headphones going through all of their vinyls? When I was 10, begging my mom I could stay up late to watch a live broadcast from […]

Benjamin from MGMT – The Spotify Interview

The psychedelic rock duo MGMT are back with new music, and we talked to band member Benjamin Goldwasser about first impressions in college, music that changes your life, and the theme from ‘Ghostbusters’. We met Benjamin Goldwasser from MGMT when him and his band mate Andrew VanWyngarden played in Stockholm. Right now they are touring intensively […]

Celebrate your childhood hero with a song

World Childhood Foundation has made it possible for you to thank someone, who has made ​​a difference in your childhood, with a song. Spotify is a partner in the new campaign, and the launch event took place at our headquarters in Stockholm. On the 6th of September, the red carpet was rolled out on Spotify’s […]