Backstage with Florence + The Machine

On stage Florence Welch is a force of nature, dancing and swirling and throwing herself heart first into the music. But what happens backstage before and after these explosions? Florence tells us about a tour life filled with tattoos, clogs and mud. In the beginning of the summer, Florence + The Machine released the breathtaking […]

Avicii’s 200m Stream Bombshell

Wake Me Up is the Spotify’s Most Streamed Track ever… Avicii’s Wake Me Up is now the most-played song of all time on Spotify having – just today – gone north of the 200 million streams barrier. Avicii’s monster hit was the fastest song ever to reach the 100 million streams landmark back in September of last year and Wake Me […]

According to Anders Fridén: How It All Began

Post by: Anders Fridén, lead singer of In Flames. So where do I begin? When I was just 5 years of age, sitting next to my parents stereo with enormous headphones going through all of their vinyls? When I was 10, begging my mom I could stay up late to watch a live broadcast from […]

Benjamin from MGMT – The Spotify Interview

The psychedelic rock duo MGMT are back with new music, and we talked to band member Benjamin Goldwasser about first impressions in college, music that changes your life, and the theme from ‘Ghostbusters’. We met Benjamin Goldwasser from MGMT when him and his band mate Andrew VanWyngarden played in Stockholm. Right now they are touring intensively […]

Seven Truths About Avicii

It’s finally here, Avicii’s long awaited debut album ‘TRUE’! To celebrate this, we asked Avicii to reveal seven truths about himself to Spotify users. Are you ready? First place I ever DJed at: Club Louie in Miami back in 2010.    Person that I dream about collaborating with: Adele, her voice is incredible. This feedback I will […]

Celebrate your childhood hero with a song

World Childhood Foundation has made it possible for you to thank someone, who has made ​​a difference in your childhood, with a song. Spotify is a partner in the new campaign, and the launch event took place at our headquarters in Stockholm. On the 6th of September, the red carpet was rolled out on Spotify’s […]