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Spotify Now Lets Users to Share Clips of Songs on their Facebook Stories

Spotify introduced a way to share music to Instagram Stories last year and at that time the company said an integration with Facebook Stories was coming soon

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Spotify Music still leads outside of the US, tallying 75 million subscribers as part of its first earnings report in May.
Spotify Music still leads outside of the US, tallying 75 million subscribers as part of its first earnings report in May. Pixabay

Swedish music streaming app Spotify with the latest update will now let users to share clips of songs on their Facebook Stories.

With this update, tracks from Spotify shared on Facebook Stories would offer 15-second previews before the user taps to listen to it.

The feature is designed largely with artists and their teams in mind, as it gives them another way to promote their new music across Facebook’s social network, Tech Crunch reported on Friday.

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Spotify is testing it’s new feature. Pixabay

To add a song to the Facebook Story, one needs to tap “share” when listening to the track on Spotify, select Facebook, customize the Story and post. At the moment, only single tracks will include a preview.

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Spotify introduced a way to share music to Instagram Stories last year and at that time the company said an integration with Facebook Stories was coming soon. (IANS)

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Netflix Announces Untitled Scripted Series About Spotify

The founding tale of Spotify is a great example of how a local story can have a global impact, says Netflix

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The Swedish and English language series by Netflix will be developed and produced by Yellow Bird UK, with Berna Levin serving as executive producer and Luke Franklin as producer. Pixabay

Netflix has announced an untitled scripted series about Spotify, a Swedish startup that shook the entire music industry and evolved into becoming one of the worlds leading music services.

The limited series is inspired by the book ‘Spotify Untold’ by authors Sven Carlsson and Jonas Leijonhufvud – both business reporters at Swedish Dagens Industri – and will be produced by Yellow Bird UK, a Banijay Group company and the production company behind the upcoming Netflix series Young Wallander.

Acclaimed Per-Olav Sørensen (Quicksand, Home for Christmas and Nobel) will be directing and Berna Levin (Young Wallander, Hidden and The Girl in the Spider’s Web) will serve as executive producer.

“The founding tale of Spotify is a great example of how a local story can have a global impact. We are really excited about bringing this success story to life and we look forward to continuing our great collaboration with director Per-Olav Sørensen and the team at Yellow Bird UK,” Tesha Crawford, Director of International Originals Northern Europe at Netflix said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Netflix has announced an untitled scripted series about Spotify, a Swedish startup that shook the entire music industry and evolved into becoming one of the worlds leading music services. Wikimedia Commons

The Swedish and English language series will be developed and produced by Yellow Bird UK, with Berna Levin serving as executive producer and Luke Franklin as producer.

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“The story of how a small band of Swedish tech industry insiders transformed music – how we listen to it and how it’s made – is truly a tale for our time. Not only is this a story about the way all our lives have changed in the last decade, it’s about the battle for cultural and financial influence in a globalised, digitised world,” Berna Levin, Executive Producer, Yellow Bird added. (IANS)