Spotify is testing recording audio reactions to playlists

Spotify  is about to introduce a new feature that will enable users to voice record their reactions to a playlist or album. This feature is currently being tested in Vietnam as spotted by a Reddit user. Spotify has not yet confirmed any details about this upcoming feature. Continue reading “Spotify is testing recording audio reactions to playlists”

Spotify redesigns its home screen for music and podcasts

Spotify has revealed a fresh look for the mobile app’s home screen. The new home screen will feature various categories for podcasts and music, the company claims, and will aid users in finding fresh content they potentially love. Users will find it simpler to discover new content recommendations and even revisit recent favorites thanks to the incoming update. Continue reading “Spotify redesigns its home screen for music and podcasts”

Spotify launches individual buttons for premium subscribers

Spotify is completely classifying its play and shuffle buttons, albeit only for paid subscribers. The company announced today that it is beginning to roll out specific buttons for the two activities, which will replace the combined play/shuffle button that is currently located at the top of music tracks and artist pages. Continue reading “Spotify launches individual buttons for premium subscribers”

Spotify is testing NFT galleries on artist pages

According to a report that was initially published by Music Ally, Spotify is now developing an option for artists to exhibit their non-fungible token (NFT) collections. The music streaming platform has begun rolling out the test for some customers on Android in the United States. Continue reading “Spotify is testing NFT galleries on artist pages”

Spotify is testing TikTok-style vertical video feed

Recently, Spotify has spotted testing out the vertical video feed similar to TikTok’s. Chris Messina spotted the feature in the music app’s latest iOS TestFlight beta version and published a video of the Discover feature on Twitter. Continue reading “Spotify is testing TikTok-style vertical video feed”

Spotify rolls out ‘Netflix Hub,’ features exclusive music and podcast from Netflix

If you are searching for a soundtrack from your favorite Netflix show/movies, consider yourself lucky! All thanks to Spotify and Netflix’s partnership. Continue reading “Spotify rolls out ‘Netflix Hub,’ features exclusive music and podcast from Netflix”

Spotify’s new mini player lets you stream within Facebook app for Android and iOS

Spotify has announced a partnership with Facebook to allow users to play audio from Spotify directly within Facebook through a new mini player without switching between apps. Continue reading “Spotify’s new mini player lets you stream within Facebook app for Android and iOS”

Spotify now available on Alexa-enabled Echo devices in India

Earlier last year, Spotify made its debut in the Indian market with huge collections giving tough competition to the likes of Amazon India, Gaana, Wynk, and others. Recently, Amazon India has announced that both Spotify’s Premium and free tier users in India can now enjoy music and podcasts on Amazon Echo devices.  Continue reading “Spotify now available on Alexa-enabled Echo devices in India”

Spotify on PlayStation Music expands to more countries including India

Sony collaborated with Spotify for the PlayStation Music service in 2015 and later it was launched on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Now the company is expanding the music service to many countries including India.

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Spotify finally arrives in India, offers 30-day free trial, prepaid plans, 50% discount for students

Spotify has finally launched in India, making it the 79th country in the world to get the music streaming service. It offers premium subscription as well as free shuffle play that lets you play any artist, album, or playlist in shuffle mode.

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Spotify acquires Podcast creators Gimlet Media and Anchor

Spotify and Anchor

Spotify has announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Gimlet Media Inc. and Anchor podcast creation, publishing, and monetization services. Gimlet will bring its best-in-class podcast studio with dedicated IP development, production, and advertising capabilities. While Anchor will bring its platform of tools for podcast creators and its creator base. Continue reading “Spotify acquires Podcast creators Gimlet Media and Anchor”

Spotify to launch in India on January 31st reveals terms on official website

Spotify India launch was long coming; while there were many rumors and reports in the past, nothing materialized yet. However, things are happening faster than expected and latest we hear is that the company is on the verge of bringing their service to India. The launch is scheduled to take place as soon as January 31st.  Continue reading “Spotify to launch in India on January 31st reveals terms on official website”

Spotify and T-Series ink global content partnership

Just as rumored, Spotify and T-series which is India’s leading music and film company have agreed to a global content agreement. The deal will see Spotify’s worldwide audience gain access to T-Series’ entire Indian song catalog, including Bollywood and regional movie soundtracks, as well as non-film albums and emerging artist content. Continue reading “Spotify and T-Series ink global content partnership”

Spotify said to have secured deals with major music holders in India, to launch service in Q1 2019

Spotify said to have secured deals with major music holders in India over the past few months. This clears the way for the company to enter the country finally after a long wait. Spotify Technology SA is preparing to introduce its service as soon as the first quarter of 2019, according to sources. Continue reading “Spotify said to have secured deals with major music holders in India, to launch service in Q1 2019”

Spotify for Apple Watch introduced

Apple Watch Spotify

Spotify has finally introduced its app for the Apple Watch giving users the ability to seamlessly access and control music and podcasts. With this new app, users can enjoy an improved experience with better control and the ability to connect to your speakers or devices. Continue reading “Spotify for Apple Watch introduced”