The latest from Jason Derulo – with exclusive Premium content

Since ruling the airwaves last year with his self-titled debut – which sold 850,000 copies worldwide, spawned three Top Ten hits, and landed him the 2011 BMI “Songwriter of the Year” award – multi-talented artist Jason Derulo has not slowed down. The 21-year-old chart-topper has just released his eagerly awaited sophomore effort, Future History, and […]

What’s new in Spotify

Lots of exciting changes in Spotify recently and we thought we’d walk you through all the latest features! Turn up the Radio Yes, that’s right – in addition to Artist radio, you can now serendipitously discover your next favorite song with Radio. Just click on the Radio tab and select a genre of your fancy […]

What you share and how to control it

Spotify is all about sharing and discovering new music. It’s entirely up to you what you decide to share and what you keep private. To control your sharing settings, just go to your Spotify Preferences. Here you’ll see an ‘Activity Sharing’ section. To share the music you listen to with Facebook, make sure the box […]

Great news for all U.S. users – no more invites!

It’s all good news at the moment. First, we become better friends with Facebook. Now we’re opening up Spotify to everyone – no invite needed to use our free service. So if any of your friends have been waiting patiently for an invite, please tell them to come and sign up now. All free accounts […]

Spotify introduces music to your social life

Today, September the 22nd, is a big day for everyone who loves music. Music is one of the most social things there is. That’s why for the past couple of years, we’ve been obsessed with what the next generation music service should look like. We knew that the service had to be free to draw […]

Get Hysterical!

This week welcomes the long-awaited return of indie rock group, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah. Hysterical, the Brooklyn-based quintet’s first full-length outing in five years, marks a major milestone in the continuing evolution of the band. Born out of an intensely collaborative process in which songs were constructed, dismantled, and then rebuilt anew, the album […]

New Update on our Spotify Mobile app for iPhone and iPod Touch

We have just released an update for our iPhone and iPod Touch app. It includes many fixes, among them, Spotify used to remember your location in the app and the currently playing track when being restarted; it now does again. Here is the full list of changes in version 0.4.19: * Fixed: Inbox unseen markers […]

Win a private screening of PJ20 in your hometown!

As huge Pearl Jam fans, we are extremely excited by their upcoming movie, Pearl Jam Twenty – written, directed, and produced by Academy Award winning filmmaker Cameron Crowe. The film chronicles the years leading up to the band’s formation, the chaos that ensued soon-after their rise to megastardom, their step back from center stage, and […]

The sounds of September courtesy of

The Soundtrack to August 2011 This month’s The Soundtrack to… is "musically looted and resold for twenty quid in the backroom of your local pub". It’s a bargain at twice the price, as our premier monthly mixtape is once again a beacon for fresh new music. Featured on this edition: the brilliant new Chicago house-indebted […]

Watch Lady Antebellum live!

Don’t miss Lady Antebellum, Own the Night: Unplugged! Tune in here to see the trio perform live at Joe’s Bar in Chicago, in a special intimate and stripped down show. The performance kicks off on September 10 at 9pm ET/8pm CT/6pm PT. Watch live streaming video from ladyantebellum at