Soundtracking Electric Zoo

Are you ready for Electric Zoo this weekend? Since 2009, music lovers have descended upon New York City to experience electronic music in all its glory at the festival. Its inaugural year boasted some of the most influential names in electronic music including Armin van Buuren, Deadmau5, David Guetta and Ferry Corsten. Now, 5 years later, […]




Spotify now free on Windows Phone

From today, Windows Phone owners can enjoy access to millions of songs across their smartphones for free. Listen to all your playlists, discover new music, or simply sit back and dig into your favourite artist’s entire back catalogue. Updated for Windows Phone users today – Spotify’s free mobile experience lets you shuffle play: • All […]


4 Great Road Trip Playlists Data-Crunched from the Crowd

We counted 111,690 Spotify playlists earlier this month with the words “road trip” or “roadtrip” in their titles — oodles of great music that Spotify users have chosen with long-distance driving specifically in mind. To channel that sea of music into four playlists you can listen to, we first identified the 500 most popular songs […]


Spotify now free on Windows Phone

We’re all about bringing more music to more people. And we’re doing just that by bringing the best free music experience to Windows Phone users across the globe. From today, Windows Phone owners can enjoy access to millions of songs across their smartphones for free. Listen to all your playlists, discover new music, or simply sit back […]


Serendipity Visualizes Simultaneous Listening Worldwide

For the past two months, we’ve hosted Spotify’s very first media artist in residence, interactive artist Kyle McDonald, who has built something truly inspiring. His creation, Serendipity, is an animated world map that shows when two people listen to the same song at the same time. Yes, it’s a mesmerizing piece of art. It’s also […]


Celebrate 45 years of Woodstock and win!

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Today marks an incredible milestone — 45 years since the Woodstock Music & Art Fair was held on a dairy farm in Bethel, NY. Over half a million people came to the 600-acre farm to hear 32 acts play over the course of four days. Jefferson Airplane, Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful Dead, the Who, Janis Joplin and Crosby, […]



Artists Can Sell T-Shirts, Experiences, and More on Spotify

Music lovers, we know you often want to wear your favorite artist on your sleeve, and as of today, you can. Artists can now sell everything from band clothing to vinyl on Spotify, directly to their fans, thanks to our new partnership with BandPage. Buying directly from artists on Spotify is another great way to support […]