App of the Week: Emerge

We can’t get enough of the new Spotify app, Emerge. Putting the spotlight on rising artists, Emerge helps you to discover the music that is trending right now. The app visualizes the competition between ten up-and-coming acts based on your listens, stars and social media shout outs. Each week, Emerge pares the field down based […]

Our Interview with Wretch 32

“I hate it when people are trying to make a hit…”, Wretch 32 Last week, North London rapper Wretch 32 (three, two, not thirty-two) dropped into the Spotify office to DJ in our Soundrop room. Over an hour or so he played Drake, Kanye West, Eminem, 50 Cent, Take That and Coldplay all while chuckling […]

Discover the 1D Music app from One Direction!

Cue the screaming fans — The new One Direction App, 1D Music, is launching on Spotify today! Giving you a close-up of the band, 1D Music features playlists from both the boys and their fans, as well as personal audio messages from Liam, Harry, Louis, Niall and Zayn! The app centers around an interactive world […]

Our Interview with The Lumineers

“Great music is like a fungus, once it grows on you it’s hard to get it off.” The Lumineers believe in keeping things simple – their set-up at the Spotify office consists of one bass drum, one acoustic guitar and one cello. Singer and guitarist Wesley and drummer Jeremiah began writing songs together in 2005 […]

#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start a new week with an indie rock band from Adelaide, South Australia called “Atlas Genius”. The first song in our playlist is “Symptoms” from their debut EP “Through The Glass”, released back in June 2012. We continue with an indie pop quartet known for their electrifying […]

Get CAZZETTE’s “eject.” exclusively on Spotify

We are thrilled to team up with acclaimed Swedish DJ duo, CAZZETTE, to present the group’s debut album “eject.” exclusively on Spotify! The talented dub house pair, consisting of Sebastian Furrer and Alexander Björklund, is set to release “eject.” in three parts, via a unique Spotify app. Get the app here and stay tuned to […]

Our Interview with Flight Facilities

What do you think of Sweden ? We’ve never been to Sweden for long enough to pass proper judgment, but everyone seems to be super polite and kind. Visiting Sweden is like being a guest at a posh dinner party. Your debut hit Flight Facilities – Crave You was huge around the world. What was […]

Win an Ed Sheeran signed tote

This year, Spotify on Tour with the Big Green Bus has been making stops all across the USA, hanging out with many of our artist friends. Beginning today, you can take a piece of the Tour home with you! Stay tuned here for weekly competitions to get your hands on exclusive memorabilia and gadgets. This […]

#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. I will start with thanking all of You who sent me music in my Spotify inbox this past week! Highly appreciated! What better way to kick-off our playlist then with one of the great songs suggestions you sent me?! A French band, named after a German city, singing […]