Discover Weekly Reaches One Billion Tracks Streamed in 10 Weeks

It seems we’ve found a cure for “a case of the Mondays.” In just 10 weeks, 1 billion tracks have been streamed from Discover Weekly playlists. It’s the best-ever recommendations delivered to you as a weekly mixtape of fresh music each Monday.   71% of Discover Weekly listeners save at least one song to their […]

Dive into the World of Powers…

With the Powers first season finale having just been released on PlayStation, you may be wanting to dig deeper into the world of Powers… Powers follows two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, as they work cases surrounding people with superhuman abilities. Adapted from the acclaimed comic book, there’s a rich array of ways to explore the world […]

$2 Billion and Counting

– A blog post written by Daniel Ek (@eldsjal) Taylor Swift is absolutely right: music is art, art has real value, and artists deserve to be paid for it. We started Spotify because we love music and piracy was killing it. So all the talk swirling around lately about how Spotify is making money on […]

Meet Peter – one of our community’s Rock Stars


Have you ever wished you could reach out to an expert with questions about Spotify? The Spotify Community has your man. A few months ago, we were incredibly happy to have our top community Super User, Peter Doggart from the UK, visit our headquarters in Stockholm. Peter alone is responsible for answering almost 30,000 questions […]

Hello to our new friends in Europe and Latin America!

We’re delighted to announce that Spotify is available in 20 new markets starting today: Europe: Hungary, Czech Republic, Malta, Bulgaria, Slovakia, and Cyprus Latin America: Chile, Colombia, Uruguay, El Salvador, Paraguay, Honduras, Panama, Nicaragua, Peru, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and Bolivia. Do you know anyone in any of these countries that would love […]

New tools for artists on Spotify

We believe that giving artists more access to data gives them more power over their careers. So today we’re presenting a new set of tools to be as transparent as possible with the artist community. Presenting This new site offers guidelines for artists and managers on how to get the most out of Spotify. […]