Spotify Partners with SXSW 2017 to Enhance Music Discovery

Spotify launches SXSW HubInviting SXSW Fans Near and Far to Discover the Festival’s Artists Spotify Integrates with SXSW GO App to Offer SXSW Genre Specific and Custom SXSW Playlists Spotify Connects Superfans for Special Experiences with their Favorite Artists at SXSW   March 1, 2017 – Spotify, the ultimate music discovery platform, and SXSW Music Festival, […]


All Hail Prince: Fans Worldwide Celebrate the Musical Legend

Music fans worldwide rejoiced when Prince landed back on Spotify, February 12th. The early Valentine’s Day treat had Prince lovers playing his hit songs on repeat. In fact, since Prince returned to Spotify, fans have listened to more than 2 million hours of the icon’s music and fans have cumulatively added Prince songs to almost […]



Having Music Mood Swings? Blame It on the Rain! Spotify and AccuWeather Reveal How Weather Affects Music Listening

Sunnier Days Bring Higher-Energy, Happier-Sounding Music Listeners Turn to Sadder, Low-Energy Music on Rainy Days “Rain, rain go away, come again another day” is exactly the vibe Spotify listeners have on rainy days. The music streaming service partnered with AccuWeather, the largest, most accurate source of forecasts and weather warnings in the world, to determine how […]




Spotify Celebrates Superfans with Surprise Swag

Consider yourself Sia’s most fanatic follower? Or are you die-hard for DNCE? Get ready as you might be one of the superfans Spotify is gifting with exclusive holiday swag. To thank the most dedicated and loyal music fans, Spotify is collaborating with some of this year’s biggest acts including Sia, Shawn Mendes, DNCE, Fetty Wap, […]


Play music from Spotify straight to Sonos with Spotify Connect

We’ve teamed up with Sonos to make it easier than ever to keep the music going strong. Now Spotify Premium users can control their Sonos straight from the Spotify app using Spotify Connect. Use all the features you love about Spotify: the curation, discovery, and sharing and hear it all throughout your home in crystal […]


Drake is Spotify’s Most Streamed Artist for 2016

Spotify Reveals the Year’s Biggest Artists, Albums, Songs and Trends Drake Dominates with Most Streamed Track and Album for 2016 Rihanna Named Most Streamed Female Artist for Second Year in a Row Today, Spotify unveiled its annual top lists that takes a look back at the artists, albums, tracks and moments that made 2016 such […]