The gift of music

Our great friends over at IdentityWorks sent us an amazing Christmas card today. Thanks guys, brilliant card! A boys choir Christmas card @Spotify from Identity Works on Vimeo.

Best of 2010 playlist compilation

Yesterday we revealed our 2010 Music Retrospective where we looked at the most streamed tracks and albums on Spotify this past year. Today we have a series of playlists where labels and some of our music staff pick their favourite tracks of 2010 are. Our best of 2010 playlists include: Spotify Staff Picks 2010 Best […]

Spotify for Windows, Mac OS X and iPhone updates

We’ve got an update to Spotify for Windows and Mac OS X that we’ve begun to roll out to users today, version 0.4.9. It includes a number of bug fixes as well as support for Mac media keys without interfering with iTunes, pausing when volume is lowered and we’ve re-added auto-play for all track links […]

Spotify’s 2010 music retrospective

To celebrate reaching the end of another fantastic year for music lovers, we’re hitting the rewind button and revealing Spotify’s most streamed tracks and albums of 2010. We’ve compiled lists for the United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Spain, Netherlands and France. You’ll be able to compare musical tastes between countries as well as discover which […]

Drowned in… November + The Best of 2010

This month’s blog post from Sean Adams, the founder of Drowned in Sound, features several different year-end flavoured playlists… Don’t be alarmed but that whooshing sound you can hear is your brain whirling at the thought that it is already December and yet it still feels like February. However, don’t worry that beeping sound isn’t […]

The perfect gift for Christmas

We’re delighted to introduce our special Christmas e-cards allowing you to give the gift of music to your family and friends this holiday season. Or feel free to treat yourself, you deserve it! You can purchase either one, three, six or 12 months of Spotify Premium and send your loved ones a beautifully designed email […]

Close-Up Magazine’s 2010 round up

With 2010 quickly coming to an end we’re starting to see the first ‘Best of’ lists appearing. We’ll have more on our own initiative soon, but first up we’ve got a hard rock contribution from Close-Up Magazine. Close-Up has published their list of the top 20 albums of 2010 based on individual selections from all […]

Deck the halls! The Spotify Christmas playlist compilation.

December is upon us, there’s a chill in the air and Christmas is just around the corner. To get you into the holiday spirit we’ve got a selection of wintery playlists for you to enjoy all month long. Be sure to subscribe to the following lists: Finetunes alternative Christmas gems Finetunes jazzy Christmas vibe The […]

A million users in Norway and a Christmas gift to celebrate

Recently we reached a big milestone in Norway by registering our 1 millionth user! That means that close to 20% of Norwegians have created a Spotify account which is an amazing feat. As a special thank you to all our Norwegian users we’ve got an great deal throughout the month of December. From now until […]