The BRITs hits 30

On February 16th the BRITs turn 30! The preeminent UK music awards show is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year and the nominees for the awards have now been announced. You can check out tracks from the nominees with our BRIT Awards 2010 playlist. As part of this year’s showcase the BRITs will also be […]

Spotify Premium France, Luke en avant-première

A partir du 25 janvier, les utilisateurs Spotify Premium français pourront écouter en avant première le nouvel album de Luke, D’autre part, 2 semaines avant sa sortie. Le groupe a également créé une liste de lecture avec leurs morceaux favoris. Pour l’écouter, cliquez ici : La sélection de LUKE Enfin, nous vous offrons 4 places […]

New releases on Spotify

A number of new releases are available on Spotify this week. A few highlights includes: Ollusion by Omarion Hustler’s Son by Jason Boesel Acolyte by Delphic FAG by The Words Of The Blue Colour Of The Sky by OK Go Hold Me Down by You Me At Six July Flame by Laura Veirs We’re not […]

Top Spotify tracks of 2009

With 2009 now drawing to a close, we wanted to say goodbye to the Noughties with a short round up of the year. We’ve put together a list of the top 100 most listened to tracks on Spotify in 2009. The rankings are based on number of streams over the year by all of our […]

New Alicia Keys album to debut exclusively on Spotify

12x Grammy Award winner, Alicia Keys, is releasing her highly anticipated fourth studio album, The Element of Freedom, later this month. We’re excited to announce that starting Monday, December 7th, Spotify users will be able to stream the album in full, a week before the release. For a taste of what to expect from the […]

Spotify Premium e-cards, just in time for the holidays

We’re rolling out e-cards today so that you can purchase and send the gift of Spotify Premium to your family or friends for the holidays. You’ll be able to purchase either one, three or six month premium subscriptions and send your loved ones a tastefully designed email or print out the gift to place under […]

Say hello to Oskar, our new CTO.

I wanted to take a moment to introduce Oskar Stål who recently joined Spotify as our new CTO. Oskar is coming to us from the successful mobile transaction company mBlox, where he was a key part of the technical leadership for the last eight years. As the Director of Development he helped mBlox go from […]

Spotify Premium Sweden, mini-festival in Gothenburg

On the 25th of August Swedish indie label Wonderland Records will have a mini festival at Trädgårn in Gothenburg. Exciting acts Emmon, Thermostatic, Arvid and Hearts of Black Science will play live. We wanted to let you know that all Spotify Premium subscribers together with a friend get free entrance before 22:00. The only thing […]

Oxjam & Cool To Be Kind

There are a lot of great festivals over the summer but Oxjam is one of the more exciting festivals that we’re proud to be associated with. Oxjam is Oxfam’s month-long nationwide music festival with a difference – it’s about music bringing thousands of ordinary people together to combat poverty all over the world. This year […]

The Invisible Festival

I wanted to let you know about another festival taking place this weekend which is a little different than anything we’ve seen in the past. The Invisible Festival is the world’s only 100% mud free, crowd-free, rain-free, tout-free, queue-free, free-free virtual festival. They’ll be providing users with a number of different playlists over the weekend […]