Spotify launch in Russia
Today, we are pleased to announce the launch of Spotify in 13 new European countries, bringing the total number of countries where Spotify is available to 92. Now users from Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine can use the Spotify service, which includes 50 million tracks, 4 billion playlists and localized music personalization features.
This launch opens the door for almost 250 million fans who are starting to discover new music from their countries and around the world, including music fans in Russia, which is one of the world’s 20 largest music streaming markets. Users from the new countries will join the existing 286 million Spotify listeners and 130 million Premium subscribers, so this is also a huge moment for artists to attract more fans.