Spotify News, Page 2 ▼

Spotify’s Free Users Will Now Have To Wait For New Music

04/04/2017, Spotify has always provided the same music library to its free and paid users even though free users are limited in terms of features and ease of use. This has been a bone of contention between the popular music streaming service and record labels who...

Music Streaming In The US Pulled In $3.9 Billion In Revenue In 2016

03/30/2017, When it comes to your consumption of music, do you still prefer buying physical copies of CDs or vinyl, or do you purchase your songs via platforms like iTunes, or do you prefer paying a flat fee and streaming it? While the former two options are still...

Apple Music Has More Active Monthly Users Than The Competition

03/29/2017, It goes without saying that Spotify is the king of music streaming as last we heard, the company was boasting 50 million paid subscribers. This is compared to the competition such as Apple Music who last we checked had about 20 million subscribers,...

Spotify Could Delay Album Releases For Free Users

03/16/2017, Spotify has long offered a free tier to those who just want to stream music without having to pay for the privilege. They do have to put up with several restrictions, including the fact that they don’t have access to on-demand features, and they...

Waze Will Now Support Spotify Playlists In Its App

03/14/2017, Driving and listening to music are things that go hand in hand, but the idea of having to switch between navigational apps like Waze and your music app isn’t always a very good idea and it can be distracting, or especially if you need the directions and...

Spotify Is Now Boasting 50 Million Paid Subscribers

03/03/2017, The music streaming scene right now is a pretty competitive one with companies starting to expand beyond just music offerings to their customers. However it is safe to say that at the moment the platform that is in the lead is none other than Spotify,...

Spotify Hi-Fi Music Streaming Tier Being Tested

03/01/2017, Spotify might be one of the most widely used music streaming services on the planet but it’s not like it doesn’t have to put up with intense competition. Apple Music is giving Spotify a run for its money while Tidal, a relatively new kid on...

Spotify Launches New & Original Podcasts

02/23/2017, Apart from exclusive album/single launches and releases, one of the ways that music streaming services can separate themselves from the competition is by introducing original content. A good example would be Apple Music in which along with music, Apple is...

Prince’s Music Will Be Arriving On Music Streaming Platforms Soon

02/01/2017, One of the ways that music streaming services have set themselves apart from one another would be exclusive releases. For fans of the late musician Prince, for a while the artist’s music was only available on Tidal as far as streaming platforms was...

Spotify For macOS Updated With Touch Bar Support

12/23/2016, While the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar feature was first unveiled, many were quick to dismiss the feature as a novelty. However as the reviews started to roll in, it seemed that many were soon finding out how indispensable the feature has become, especially...

Dedicated Spotify App Now Available For The Samsung Gear S3

12/19/2016, Last month it was hinted that the Spotify app for the Samsung Gear S3 could be released in December. Given that we’re about more than halfway into December, where is the app? The good news is that the wait is over because it looks like the Spotify app...

Free Spotify Users Might Get Some On-Demand Features

12/11/2016, Spotify’s free service is quite good if you’re okay with having few features and an ad-supported experience. Those who want a better experience can pay a monthly subscription fee for Spotify Premium. According to a new report, Spotify is...

Spotify May Not Buy SoundCloud After All

12/08/2016, It was reported a couple of months ago that Spotify was in “advanced talks” with SoundCloud over a potential acquisition. Not much was said about the potential deal after that and if a new report is to be believed, it appears that Spotify has...