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 med Florence + The Machine

På scenen er Florence Welch en naturkraft som kaster seg med hjertet først inn i musikken og publikumshavet. Men hva skjer backstage før og etter den enorme konserteksplosjonen? Florence forteller oss om et turnéliv fylt med tatoveringer, tresko og gjørme. På starten av sommeren slapp Florence + The Machine det storslagne albumet How Big, How […]

Danko Jones: “Alt vi trenger backstage er vann og håndklær”

Spotify er veldig stolte av å kunne presentere Danko Jones’ første livealbum noensinne. Det er spilt inn i sommer, i Stockholms største fornøyelsespark. Vi tok kontakt med Danko Jones for å snakke om konserten, livet på turné og det kommende studioalbumet. Hvordan var konserten på Gröna Lund i Stockholm?Det var en super konsert. Vi kjenner […]

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 […]