As expected, today Spotify announced its free mobile device service which gives users access to millions of songs. It allows to listen to all personal playlists, discover new music or simply sit back and dig into favorite artist's entire back catalogue. Furthermore, Spotify announced it's launching in 20 new markets today, it's never been easier for more people across the world to discover and play more great music. Available to all today - Spotify's new free mobile experience allows users to shuffle play their music which allows to listen to all the playlists a registered user created, as well as playlists from the people the user follows. Favorite artists allows to listen to a certain artist by just hitting shuffle play.
Last but not least, the service allows to discover great new playlists which come with the perfect music for a specific moment in time.
As Spotify said in its press release, it also knows "how much our users love to use their tablets for music at home" and continues that "unlike mobile devices, it turns out that tablets are becoming the new desktops. Tablets are where people lean in, search and build playlists". Therefore, starting today, iOS and Android tablet users can enjoy the same great free Spotify experience that they've grown to love on their computer. Any song or album, on-demand at fingertips.
"Today we're giving people the best free music experience in the history of the smartphone and the tablet," said Daniel Ek, CEO & Founder at Spotify. "Whether you're going to the gym, or having a party with friends. Just sit back and let Spotify serve you great music for every moment of your life."
So do you wonder now what happens to Spotify Premium and why you should continue to pay US$ 9.99 / 9.99 Euro? Dont wonder any longer because Spotify has the answer for you. Spotify Premium continues to offer the ultimate listening experience with on-demand, ad-free access to music in high quality, offline mode and effortless control of home audio with Spotify Connect. Spotify is also available in its ad-supported, free version on all devices
Spotify is available to iOS and Android users right now, and can be downloaded in the App Store and Google Play.
Cheers ~ Arne