Spotify - App of the month, June 2016

27 May 2016


Search for any track, artist or album and listen for free. Make and share playlists. Build your biggest, best ever music collection.

Get inspired with personal recommendations, and readymade playlists for just about everything.

Listen absolutely free with ads, or get Spotify Premium.

Free on mobile

• Play any artist, album, or playlist in shuffle mode.

Free on table

• Play any song, any time.

Premium features

• Play any song, any time on any device: mobile, tablet or computer.
• Enjoy ad-free music.
• Listen offline.
• Get better sound quality.

What’s so great about “Spotify”

Spotify is one of the most well known streaming music services, serving millions of customers in over 20 countries worldwide with hours of endless music. Whether you’re in to your top 40, looking for the perfect dance hit to spice up your party or a gentle and relaxing ambient song, Spotify has you covered with over forty million tracks in its ever expanding catalogue. Spotify can help you create the perfect playlist for just about any occasion with its playlist builder and you can listen to tracks or whole albums from your favourite artists at your convenience at a time and place that suits you. You can build a collection, follow artists you love, find out about concerts and see what other listeners who enjoy the same artists are listening to quickly and conveniently on phone, tablet or PC. Subscribe to premium and you can enjoy these features and many more, including higher quality music streaming, unlimited song skipping, no advertising and discounts for additional family members so that they too can thank you for the music.

Where do I get it?


Price: Free (premium option available at £9.99 for single user or £14.99 for family where up to 6 members of the same household can enjoy premium.
Platform: iOS/Android/PC

User comments

The team at spotify are passionate about providing a fully user accessible experience to all their listeners.  The app has a simple tabbed view, so it is quick and simple to jump to different sections of the app, such as the search screen, radio and browse sections, where you can browse Spotify extensive catalogue.  You can sort your library by artist, song, playlist or radio station and navigation can be achieved in the browse music screen by heading, so you can jump to specific areas of the screens you are on.  Your collection is synchronised automatically between all your devices, so you can pick up listening whatever you may be using.  You can download your favourite tracks to listen to offline, so if you’re going to an area where you won’t have internet access for a time, you can still enjoy your favourite tunes and the Radio feature lets you create custom playlists based on a song or artist you love.  Spotify have hundreds of themed playlists too, compiled by professional musicians and artists so you will always find new ways of discovering more great tracks to enjoy.

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