Spotify Removes Thousands of AI-Generated Songs, Cracking Down on New Policies
Spotify has removed "tens of thousands" of AI-generated songs as part of a crackdown against bots.
Spotify Celebrates May the 4th with Special Star Wars Easter Egg
As fans around the world celebrate May the 4th, aka Star Wars Day, Spotify has announced its own way of joining the festivities with special surprises.
Elon Musk and Spotify CEO Spark Debate Against Apple’s App Store Policies
Elon Musk and Spotify CEO Daniel Ek began yet another discussion regarding Apple's App Store policies over the weekend.
Spotify Exceeds 500 Million Monthly Active Users as of Q1 2023
For the first time ever, Spotify reports that it has achieved a monthly active user base of over 500 million as of Q1 2023.
Spotify Publishers Can Now Create Podcasts From Previous Radio Broadcasts
Spotify’s Megaphone is launching a new broadcast-to-podcast tool that allows publishers to produce podcasts from previously broadcasted radio content.
Strava Announces New In-App Integration with Spotify
Strava announces that a new Spotify integration is now available within the iOS and Android app.
Spotify Live Audio App is Shutting Down
Spotify's live-audio app Spotify Live is shutting down, although a company spokesman says Spotify will continue to explore live features on its main app.
Spotify Launches Audiobooks in Canada
Audiobooks are now available to Spotify users in Canada, allowing them to purchase and listen to a catalog of over 300,000 audiobooks in English and French.
Spotify Changes its ‘Heart’ Icon to a ‘Plus’ Button, Makes Saving Easier
Spotify announced on Monday it is changing its heart icon and ‘Add to playlist’ icon into a new single symbol: the Plus (+) button. The music streaming service says the change means when you tap the Plus button, you’ll now be able to save and choose where you want your specific song, playlist or podcast...
Spotify Launches ‘AI DJ’ for Premium Users in Canada
The Spotify DJ, a feature rolling out in beta, is a personalized AI guide that knows you and your music taste so well that it can choose what to play for you.
Spotify Stock Surges 10% Amid Strong Q4 Earnings
The music streaming giant's shares popped as much as 10% today after the company reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ expectations.
Spotify to Layoff 6% of its Workforce
As part of its efforts to bring the company's costs more in line, Spotify says it has made the difficult but necessary decision to reduce its employees.