Spotify Introduces Group Playlists for Messenger — A Seamless New Way to Build Playlists with Friends

Spotify is excited to introduce Group Playlists for Messenger, a new experience for creating playlists with friends on a messaging app they already know and love. With Group Playlists for Messenger, users can create new Spotify playlists with friends and immediately begin collaborating to build out their perfect mix. Ideal for parties, road trips, or […]

Spotify comes to the Windows Store

We’re excited to announce that, starting today, Spotify is available for download in the Windows Store for Windows 10* and Windows 10 S, in all of the 60 countries in which Spotify is available. While Spotify has had a Windows app (Win32) for many years, this marks the first time that Spotify has been available […]

Spotify Launches Secret Genius to Celebrate Songwriters

Songwriters are the guiding force behind the music industry. These artists are the voices behind some of our favorites hits and to celebrate the songwriting community and their accomplishments, Spotify is launching Secret Genius, a global initiative that will highlight the contribution songwriters and producers make to the music industry and artists’ careers. Throughout the […]

Spotify introduces ‘Your Summer Rewind’ – a personalized playlist based on your summer listening

To celebrate the start of summer, Spotify is helping you relive some of your favorite summer memories by launching “Your Summer Rewind,” a new personalized playlist filled with the songs that have soundtracked your summers past. Starting today, users in 20 countries* who joined Spotify prior to June 2016 can find the ‘Your Summer Rewind’ […]

Loud and Proud! Celebrate Pride Month With Spotify

Spotify celebrates Pride Month with curated playlists from talent including Tyler Oakley, Erika Jayne, iLoveMakonnen and many more This past year carried huge moments for LGBTQ artists. From Troye Sivan to Frank Ocean, and Halsey to Lady Gaga, we’ve been blessed with memorable music from some of the most talented artists. In celebration of Pride […]

Spotify Predicts the Songs of the Summer 2017

To celebrate summer’s impending arrival, Spotify is serving up its predictions for the songs that are bound to form your soundtrack to those blissful warmer months. To create this year’s Songs of Summer predictions, Spotify tapped the insights of its genre and trend experts, analyzed its streaming data, and considered factors such as a song’s […]

Say hello to Spotify Codes

Spotify is introducing a brand new way to share and discover music. Today, we are introducing Spotify Codes, a brand new way for users to share any track, artist, album, or playlist available on Spotify, as easily as taking a picture. Scan a code on your friend’s phone to follow his or her party playlist, […]

🎧 Drake is the Most Emoji-ed Artist on Spotify, With 🔥 Most Associated with the Canadian Rapper 🎧

To celebrate arguably the most universally-understood language in the world, the emoji, Spotify looked at the relationships between emojis and the music and artists they describe. Spotify has over two billion user-generated playlists of which over 35 million have at least one emoji in their titles. The top ten most emoji-ed artists and the emoji […]

Behind the Lyrics with Spotify and Genius, now on Android

Music is a universal phenomenon, and we think musical knowledge should be, too. Every song has a story to be told. When we first joined forces with Genius to introduce Behind the Lyrics on iOS last year, our goal was to put these stories—from the inspiration behind each lyric to what that artist was feeling […]