From the consumer's point of view, Spotify is great in the sense that you can find nearly anything you want to listen to with a quick search. However, if you'd like to discover new music via Spotify, well that's been a little tough, until now. Yesterday, the streaming platform announced Apps by musicians like Quincy Jones, Tiesto and more that will help users to discover lesser known music by these artists. Some artist apps will act as filters that allow popular musicians to promote their favorite music of the moment. Get more details in the article below from Hypebot, and let us know which you're most excited for in the comments! If you could make an artist app for yourself, what would it include?
(Hypebot) Spotify Adds "Artists Apps", Deep Dives Into Quincy Jones, Tiësto, Rancid, Disturbed & More
Spotify has launched the first in a series of Artist Apps that offer a deeper look inside specific genres and catalogs. Quincy Jones, Tiësto, Rancid and Disturbed make up the initial app offering. Other artists and music experts from all genres will be launching apps in the coming weeks, according to Spotify.
The first new Spotify Artist Apps are:
QUINCY JONES - THE STORIES BEHIND THE MUSIC - Exclusive audio by Quincy is combined with tailored playlists and incredible artwork to tell the stories behind his impressive career. Quincy will talk about his personal heroes and mentors, the art of hit-making, and how music is used in movies; all to a soundtrack that brings the stories to life.
TIЁSTO’S CLUB LIFE - Superstar DJ and producer Tiësto curates the best of dance music across Spotify. The app will include a single of the week, album of the month, festival of the month, and a chart of the hottest dance music.