Posts Tagged: Spotify

Celebrate 2015 with Spotify Year in Music


Spotify has been reinforcing its presence in the music streaming scene for years, creating a platform where music lovers can listen to any song of their liking, whenever they want. With data from over 75 million listeners and more than 30 million songs, Spotify recently launched its Year in Music feature. With it, we can all explore and relive our most memorable music… Read more »

Live the Latin Music Evolution in Spain and South America


The time when the Pasodoble was the most popular music in Spain has fallen behind. Beyond the verbenas (traditional village festivities), these songs are now only seldom listened to (unless you’re a fan of So You Think You Can Dance).The new favorites among Spaniards lie with Latin artists who mix electronic sounds with Reggaeton, Salsa, Bachata and other Caribbean rhythms…. Read more »

“Found Them First”? Spotify Can Tell You


Just last month, Spotify launched a new dedicated site to enable music lovers to see which artists they had listened to before everyone else. The site, which Spotify is calling “Found Them First“, is a standalone site that users can connect to their Spotify account in order to uncover what music they discovered “first.” (Go tastemakers!)

An Open Letter to Neil Young


To Mr. Young (or may I call you Neil?), I have been a big fan of your music for years. I listen to you at home, at work, walking the streets of London, at friends’ houses and on my daily commute. But you recently removed all of your work from music streaming services and I… Read more »

Focus, Focus, Focus… Tracks


Listening trends in music can best be described as cyclical. In the 1950s, the single is king. By the 1970s, the popularity of the “concept album” reaches its peak. In the 80s and 90s with the rise of cassettes, and later the birth of iTunes, singles are back. Around the turn of the millennium, a return to… Read more »