Songs of a Year in Space

We are pleased to welcome Astronaut Scott Kelly to Spotify. Scott is in the midst of a year long mission aboard the International Space Station – and just last week broke the record for most time in space by a US astronaut >Listen to Scott Kelly’s playlist. We asked Scott to share a few thoughts […]


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 […]


GO! by Spinnin’ Records brings first original compilation to Spotify Running

With the recent launch of Spotify Running, we’ve seen how much you’ve enjoyed running to our Running Originals – music specifically designed for running that can be adjusted to your running tempo. Today we’re glad to introduce a brand new Running Original. GO! by Spinnin’ Records is the first original compilation to arrive to Spotify […]


Ed Sheeran hits 500M streams

Today Spotify reveals that Ed Sheeran’s hit “Thinking Out Loud” has become the first song to hit 500 million streams on Spotify. As further evidence of Ed’s popularity, some 19 million people listen to him on Spotify each month, his songs have been streamed approximately 2.9 billion times and are included on 38 million playlists. […]