New tools for artists on Spotify

We believe that giving artists more access to data gives them more power over their careers. So today we’re presenting a new set of tools to be as transparent as possible with the artist community. Presenting This new site offers guidelines for artists and managers on how to get the most out of Spotify. […]

September Beats presented by @thursplay

Here’s what you’ll listen to on this September Beats by our friends at @thursplay : Closing the month of September with 15 awesome hand picked songs on September Beats by @thursplay [2013]: listen to Postiljonen with their very cathy and smooth “Supreme” followed by Black Light Dinner Party’s great song “We are Golden”. The amazing canadian […]

June Beats presented by @thursplay

Here’s what you’ll listen to on this June Beats by our friends at @thursplay : Closing the month of June with 15 awesome hand picked songs on June Beats by @thursplay [2013]: listen to Kisses with their very catchy “Funny Heartbeat”, Husky Rescue has new music out, check out “Treehouse”! Also with new music is […]

Listen to Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ – remixed by Daft Punk!

There’s no doubt that 2013 belongs to two French DJs in masks. When electronic music pioneers Daft Punk released ‘Get Lucky’ earlier this year, it broke the Spotify record for most streams on a track’s release day. It’s already become the soundtrack to the summer, so we’re very excited to bring you a special surprise… […]

The Eagles have landed!

They’re one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time, with seven number one singles and six chart-topping albums over 30 years. So we’re thrilled to announce that the Eagles’ albums are now yours to stream on Spotify – from debut classic ‘Take it Easy’ to their signature hit ‘Hotel California’. Listen now!

#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start a new week with beachy indie pop from Santa Monica, California. “A Summer Thing” by “Cayucas”! Cayucas is the latest project for Zach Yudin, who some of you may know formerly as “Oregon Bike Trails”. The song A Summer Thing is taken from Cayucas debut album […]

Follow Sigur Rós on tour!

What tunes do Sigur Rós listen to before heading onstage? What’s on their afterparty playlist? And how’s the view from the top deck of the tourbus? The Icelandic post-rockers are touring the globe supporting their acclaimed new album Kveikur – and for the next three weeks you can follow them on the road. Sigur Rós […]

What should The Rolling Stones play on Glastonbury this Saturday night?

So many songs, so little time… To celebrate their debut Glastonbury performance, the Rolling Stones will be launching their official Soundrop room on Monday 24th June. Users will be able to join the room on Spotify and begin adding the classic songs that they think the band should play that night. During the performance one […]

Listen to Haim’s Spotify Sessions exclusive EP

We’re thrilled to bring you the new exclusive Spotify Sessions EP from Haim! The sisters’ brilliantly loose-limbed music, drawing on 90’s R&B, classic rock and nu-folk, has been captured over two live sessions – in Spotify London and at SxSW with legendary producer Jim Eno. Check the EP out here, and don’t forget to follow […]

Music That Inspires Movements

“From civil rights and women’s suffrage to anti-apartheid and Live 8, protest songs have helped shape history. When people come together and raise their voices, extraordinary things can happen” – Today kicks off an incredible music project that re-imagines some of the world’s most powerful protest songs while reminding us that we each have […]