Inside Spotify’s Massive David Bowie ‘Subway Takeover’ (Photos)

Inside Spotify’s Massive David Bowie ‘Subway Takeover’ (Photos)

Last year during Grammy Week, Spotify promoted the re-emergence of Prince’s music on its service by blanketing New York’s Union Square subway station with purple logos and posters. It was cool and a pleasantly immersive advertising experience, and it was gratifying for…

Taylor Swift Covers Earth, Wind & Fire’s ‘September’ for Spotify

Taylor Swift Covers Earth, Wind & Fire’s ‘September’ for Spotify

Taylor Swift recorded acoustic versions of her song “Delicate” and Earth, Wind & Fire’s “September” for a Spotify Singles session that were released Friday morning. By early afternoon, an uproar had broken out on two fronts. First, her hushed, banjo-driven take on…

Spotify Acquires Licensing Platform Loudr

Spotify Acquires Licensing Platform Loudr

Spotify announced this morning in a brief press release that it has acquired Loudr a company founded in 2013 to build products and services to help content creators, aggregators and digital music providers to identify, track and pay royalties to music publishers. (The announcement…

Spotify and Hulu Team Up for Joint $12.99 Subscription Plan

Spotify and Hulu Team Up for Joint $12.99 Subscription Plan

Hulu and Spotify unveiled a new subscription bundle for avid streaming fans Wednesday: The plan, “Spotify Premium, now with Hulu,” combines a full Spotify a la carte subscription with Hulu’s entry-level on-demand service for $12.99 per month. Bought individually, both plans would…