J Kash, Max Martin and Starrah Take Home Top Honors at Spotify’s Secret Genius Awards in Los Angeles

Hosted by Lizzo, Inaugural Awards Show Featured Electrifying Performances by Shawn Mendes, Halsey, PARTYNEXT DOOR and Erika Ender Last night, Spotify celebrated the leading songwriters and producers behind some of today’s most successful songs at the inaugural Secret Genius Awards in Downtown Los Angeles. Hosted by Lizzo, the celebratory night was full of love, respect […]


Shawn Mendes, Halsey, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Erika Ender to Take the Stage as Performers at Spotify’s Inaugural Secret Genius Awards Hosted by Lizzo

Frank Ocean, Ryan Tedder, Mike Posner, Steve Aoki, BabyFace, Quincy Jones, No ID, Troye Sivan, Kelis, B. Cox, Julio Reyes Copello and More to Present at Awards Show This Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Shining a literal spotlight on some of the top singer-songwriters of the moment, Spotify is honored to reveal Shawn Mendes, multi-Platinum and […]


Spotify to Honor Rick Rubin With the “Legendary Genius Award” at Inaugural Secret Genius Awards on November 1, 2017

Throughout his decades-long career, Rick Rubin has been a driving force behind some of the most acclaimed albums and artists of our time, from Slayer and Johnny Cash to Adele and Kanye West. With an unparalleled ability to transcend genres and a career dedicated to supporting artists in realizing their full potential, Spotify is honored […]


Spotify & Netflix Transport Fans to ‘The Upside Down’ with Stranger Things Immersive Experience

Are you ready to travel back to Hawkins, Indiana for Season 2 of Stranger Things? Today, October 25th, Spotify and Netflix celebrate the cultural phenomenon premiering this Friday, October 27th by bringing fans to ‘The Upside Down.’ For fans of the hit series, Spotify has created an interactive experience where they can discover which Stranger […]


Premiär för Spotifys första svenska original-podcast: Equalizer

Linnea Henriksson möter svenska stjärnor bakom musiken Den 7 oktober har en helt ny podcast med Linnea Henriksson premiär på Spotify. I fokus står svenska låtskrivar- och producentstjärnor som berättar om livet bakom scenen, hur de lyckas sätta ord på våra känslor och skapa musik som vi vill höra om och om igen. I det […]



Spotify Reveals the Nominees for the 2017 Secret Genius Awards

Winners To Be Announced During Awards Show at L.A.’s Vibiana Cathedral on November 1stThey have created the words and music behind this year’s biggest hits; they are the guiding force driving the industry. They are the Secret Geniuses that will be celebrated at Spotify’s inaugural Secret Genius Awards on Wednesday, November 1 at the Vibiana […]


Spotify Launches Your Time Capsule

We are excited to announce the launch of our latest personalized playlist: Your Time Capsule. Available today for all Spotify users* in 60 Spotify markets, Your Time Capsule gathers the 30 most nostalgic tracks from your teens and early twenties, creating the soundtrack for a trip down memory lane. Your Time Capsule follows on the […]


Spotify and Waze bring the best playlists and directions to iOS

Ever since Spotify and Waze teamed up, millions of music fans have enjoyed their  favorite artists and music in the car while driving – providing a personal soundtrack during their commute or road trip. In fact, users of the integration are currently listening 52 minutes on average, every day. Starting today, we are thrilled to […]


Spotify Reveals the Most-Streamed Songs of Summer 2017

“Despacito” Crowned Summer’s Most Listened-To Track DJ Khaled’s “Wild Thoughts” and French Montana’s “Unforgettable” Round Out the Top Three Spotify reveals the songs that listeners streamed most this summer, with over 786 million streams thus far, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito – Remix” featuring Justin Bieber takes the number one spot globally. DJ Khaled […]