Give the gift of music

There are many ways to both give and receive the gift of music. Want to give your friends and family the best Christmas present ever? Then choose a brand new Spotify Gift Card, Gift Cards can be used to get Spotify subscriptions or music downloads (available in selected Spotify countries and selected stores). UK – […]

Robert Francis sophomore album & live EP

American multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Robert Francis has just released his sophomore album, ‘Before Nightfall’. Having released his 2007 debut album, ‘One By One’, at the tender age of 20 years old, critics have compared him to legends like Bruce Springsteen and Townes Van Zandt and the next generation of alt-country acts like Wilco and Ryan […]

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.

Claire Maguire’s exclusive EP only on Spotify

Clare Maguire is fast becoming known as one to watch for 2011. With an incredibly powerful and haunting vocal, Clare delivers an epic and atmospheric sound to her music and live performances. Having been hailed by Jay-Z as possesing real ‘star quality’ and sparking the interest of renowned producer Rik Rubin and Jarvis Cocker – […]

Best of 2010 playlist compilation

Yesterday we revealed our 2010 Music Retrospective, which 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 of […]

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 […]

Spotify Premium – Only One Flo [Part 1]

Flo Rida’s 2009 album R.O.O.T.S was one of last years top selling albums with smash hits such as Right Round and Sugar leading the top of the charts. Starting today Premium listeners can check out the first half of his new double album, Only One Flo [Part 1]. The album features hits such as Club […]