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BTS Break Spotify Record?

BTS Break Spotify Record?

BTS’s “Butter” got off to a smooth streaming start on Friday, notching the biggest song debut in Spotify history.The hotly anticipated disco-pop anthem earned 11.042 million global Spotify streams yesterday, breaking the platform’s opening day record formerly held by Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s “I Don’t Care” (10.977 million on May 10, 2019). “Butter” debuted at No. 2 on the global Spotify chart overall, behind Olivia Rodrigo’s “Good 4 U” (12.192 million), which has ruled the global chart since Monday.BTS’s newest single scored the ninth-biggest single-day streaming total overall, behind two Rodrigo songs ( “Good 4 U” and “Drivers License”)...

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What Changes Are Coming To Spotify's Android & iOS?

What Changes Are Coming To Spotify's Android & iOS?

SPOTIFY'S Android and iOS apps are getting a fresh new look in the coming week. Here's what music and podcast lovers need to know about the inbound Spotify app redesign and what's changing. Spotify has been busy tweaking its Android and iOS apps in the past few months. It was only a few weeks ago in March when the music streaming service revealed they were refreshing the UI for the Home section. And now hot off the heels of that design update Spotify is once again tinkering with its apps - this time changing around the 'Your Library' page. Spotify...

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Spotify To Raise Subscription Prices?

Spotify To Raise Subscription Prices?

We knew Spotify had been trialling the idea of raising subscription prices in the UK and now the price hike is official. Spotify has sent out emails to subscribers informing them of its plans to increase prices from the 30th April. Premium student goes from £4.99/€4.99mth to £5.99/€5.99mth and Premium Duo moves from £12.99/€12.49mth to £13.99/€13.99mth. The biggest price increase affects the Spotify Premium Family tier, which jumps from £14.99/€14.99mth to £16.99/€17.99mth. It appears as though the Premium Individual tier has avoided a price increase. While announcing the price changes will come into effect on the 30th April, it appears Spotify is...

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What's The New Facebook & Spotify Partnership?

What's The New Facebook & Spotify Partnership?

Facebook is deepening its relationship with music company Spotify and will allow users to listen to music hosted on Spotify while browsing through its apps as part of a new initiative called “Project Boombox,” Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Monday. Facebook is building an in-line audio player that will allow users to listen to songs or playlists being shared on the platforms without being externally linked to Spotify’s app or website. Zuckerberg highlighted the feature as another product designed to improve the experience of creators on its platforms, specifically the ability of musicians to share their work, “basically making audio...

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Who Likes The Updated Spotify Desktop App?

Who Likes The Updated Spotify Desktop App?

Spotify has announced it is updating its app for desktop and web interface and is bringing a new “improved look and feel”. The redesign brings a lot of cosmetic tweaks, some features are finding a new place within the app, but the biggest noticeable change is the similarity to the mobile app. You can check out the new features here!   

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