Have an insatiable thirst for music? Spotify is here to help. One of the most famous names in the music world now is an application titled Spotify.
It’s one of the oldest digital music streaming platforms that renders you accessibility to zillions of songs, podcasts and videos from artists all across the globe.
In short, it’s pretty simply a music streaming library. Heard this song once before 10 years? Possibilities are you’ll find it on Spotify.
So, whether you’re a newbie to the music-streaming service or a playlist pro, here’s what you must know before and after you dive in with it.
Spotify is created to be as convenient a listening experience as possible. From developing an account by just clicking a single button to getting your library sorted, there’s much more to Spotify, once you take a dive in it and slowly becomes smarter the more you hear.
What’s “Your Library”?
Valid query! Well, Library is all that you’ve stored on Spotify—the streaming radio stations you’ve followed-up, your playlists, the music you downloaded, the albums and artists.
Downloading functions for almost everything on Spotify—not just playlists, even albums, podcasts, and individual songs too.
It’s furthermore an avenue into songs you’ve lately played. Also, talking about audio quality, you can fix the bitrates of your music streams within Settings too.
Interestingly, you can even tweak stuff such as volume range or the treble and bass, even though these features are within the Playback tab in settings, not under Music Quality.
Work Playlists Like a Pro!
Spotify renders several tools for exploring new songs. Playlists are till now the most fascinating slice of Spotify. The company bombs out plenty of genus- or mood-specified playlists.
They’re both human and algorithmically produced, and their impact all across music field has flourished to the point where being added on a famous Spotify playlist can make or break an artist’s career.
You can “follow” your friends on Spotify to take a look what they’re hearing or follow artists straight away to stay updated with their newest releases.
‘Made for you’ is the greatest utilization of Spotify’s number-crunching mastermind; a tiny piece in Your Library.
It’s a love-letter to music addicts! Spotify’s Playlists have a Secret Ally too! If you somehow run out of ideas for inclusions to your playlists, don’t worry. You can take advantage of the labour you’ve already done and Spotify’s algorithms to widen your playlist with Playlist Radio.
The most famous method of going about this is through the “Discover Weekly” playlist, a set of two hours’ worth of music picked up from Spotify’s library as per your listening style.
This playlist upgrades with fresh music each week and is an efficacious medium of broadening your musical palate. Lately, Spotify also included a “Daily Mix” playlist which reloads with new music daily.
The New ‘Car View’ Mode
Spotify enables you to enjoy music regardless where you go, and for most people, the car is one of the most habitual space to jam out to your loved tunes.
To ensure safety to users while streaming, the Spotify application received a new “Car View” setting.
When activated, Car View will transform the UI of the ‘Now Playing’ display that conceals the album art-objects, turns the font bigger, and enlarges the size of each button. The remaining of the Spotify app is kept unaltered.
Is It Free?
Enjoying music on Spotify is entirely free-of-cost, but you find banner ads within the official apps and listen to the irregular audio advertisement amid music as a trade-off. With $9.99, Spotify Premium eliminates each advertisement and enhances the audio quality.
A Spotify Premium for Family option is also accessible for $14.99 per month while the Spotify Premium for Students option worth $4.99 a month.
The premium even allows song downloading for enjoying offline, and more. The normal Spotify Premium subscription grants a free 30-day trial, which is a great way to try out the perks.
Play Your Music Everywhere!
If you’re not coupled to the entire Apple ecosystem, then definitely this is your platform for all you music-hungry people!
Its auto play traits are amazing and if you love experimenting and discovering new music or just enjoying different albums from artists you admire, then I can’t say enough great things about it.
Plus, it has an awesome desktop app for Mac and PC that functions with your keyboard playback controls. So turn up the beat, and get grooving!