Songs for the Conclave

Very soon the leaders of the Roman Catholic Church from around the world will gather in the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican to choose the next Pope and spiritual leader of over 1 billion Catholics. Before the results are broadcast to the world via smoke signal, we wanted to present a special conclave themed playlist […]


See Danko Jones Live!

Rockers Danko Jones will be appearing with Danish hard-rock sensation Volbeat on their upcoming North American tour. To celebrate, Spotify, Skullcandy and Danko Jones are flying out one lucky person and a friend to see the sold-out show in New York on April 9th, and meet the band! Up for grabs: First prize: Two round-trip […]


New update for iOS devices – 0.6.0

We’re happy to announce we have updated our App for iOS 5 devices. This update includes: New: Shiny new interface. You can navigate around the app with a new sidebar. Check it out by swiping left-to-right, or by pressing the ≣ button in the top left of the app. New: Now Playing bar. You’ll always […]


Spotify is Heading to SXSW!

For a second year, the Spotify House is opening its doors to celebrate SXSW! From March 11th through the 15th, our Big Green House will be your go-to venue to unwind, discover new music and see buzz-worthy up and coming bands. Every day we’ll have two live performances from some of our favorite new artists, […]


Coming Soon: Control Spotify in your Ford vehicle using SYNC AppLink

We have been working directly with Ford to deliver a safe, convenient, voice-activated in-car music solution for your car. And soon you’ll be able to access our huge catalogue on the move by voice control, while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road. Available on select Ford vehicles, SYNC AppLink […]


#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start a new week with the dreamy sound of Neil and Sumul Shah, also known as the American band “Wildlife Control”. First song in our playlist is their latest single “Different” released back in January. We follow up a new favorite band; a Dallas indie folk-pop quintet […]


What Do Oscar Winners Listen To? We Have The Playlist.

When it comes to all things Oscar, Vanity Fair has the scoop – their post-Oscars Party is the crème da la crème of Hollywood elite. So what do the stars rock out to after they’ve won a gold statuette? Vanity Fair shares the soundtrack to their exclusive party as selected by DJ Mateo, with classic […]


February Beats presented by @thursplay

Here’s what you’ll listen to on this February Beats by our friends at @thursplay : A lot of new music released during this month! On this February Beats by @thursplay [2013] you can listen to the new single by The Postal Service “A Tattered Line of String”, James Blake’s latest release “Retrograde”, American duo The […]



#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. We start with the song “Skyscraper” from a new favorite London-based dream-pop duo called “Elephant” (also know as Amelia Rivas and Christian Pinchbeck). We continue with yet another London-based band. A quartet called “Post War Years” and their song “Glass House”. I’m looking forward to check out their […]