Rocking 9 to 5

Love to listen to music at work? You’re not alone! Recent research reveals that two in three people (61%) listen to music in the workplace and best yet,  that listening to music at work leads to happier employees and boosts office morale and creativity.  This month, we partnered with Dr Anneli Haake, an expert on music in the […]


Santa Claus shares his Christmas favourites on Spotify

That’s right – Santa Claus is on Spotify and he’s sharing his favourite seasonal tunes! From his official hometown in Rovaniemi, Santa put together a playlist with his most loved  holiday songs featuring the all-time classics Jingle Bells and Silent Night and even a little Wham! and Mariah Carey with Last Christmas and All I Want for Christmas […]


Music To Your Fears

Want to scare the pants off partygoers this Halloween? We’ve got the tunes that will ensure even the tightest of skinny jeans will shake loose. To create a playlist that chills to the bone, our Trends Expert Shanon Cook sought help from two researchers who believe music can put us on edge by tapping into […]


100 Years of Music with Vanity Fair

What’s the best way to celebrate 100 incredible years of Vanity Fair?  A soundtrack of course!  And not just one playlist – but ten playlists – for each decade along the way.  From the swingin’ Jazz Age to the groovy Seventies to your favorite recent hits in the Aughts, dive into a century of incredible […]


Music For Change

As President Obama begins his trip to the Middle East we decided to partner with Heartbeat.fm to create a collaborative playlist from a Palestinian music expert and an Israeli music expert to show the world how music can bring people together. The result was “Heartbeat: Set For Change” a playlist featuring some of the best […]


Some Love from the Spotify Community

Love is in the air! Check out this lovely collection of love songs that our Spotify Community team has compiled to get you in the mood for Valentine’s Day. Tune in here and tell us, what’s your favourite love song? Share your picks and we’ll be sure to add them to the playlist!