Samsung to pre-install Spotify app in Galaxy smartphones worldwide

Spotify today announced the expanded partnership with Samsung. As part of this partnership, Samsung will pre-install Spotify app in millions of new Samsung devices worldwide. Also, select Samsung Galaxy devices including the new S10 in the US will come with six months of free Spotify Premium. Samsung has also integrated Spotify with Bixby. Spotify enhances the Bixby Home screen by providing Spotify content and recommendations tailored for each listener.

“We were very excited to be named Samsung’s go-to music streaming service several months ago and today’s news will only ensure a more seamless Spotify listening experience across devices for listeners around the world,” said Sten Garmark, VP of Consumer Products, Spotify. “This partnership makes it easy for Samsung mobile users to access their favorite music and podcasts on Spotify, wherever they are and however they choose to listen.”

“Our goal is to deliver the best possible mobile experience to our consumers, and Spotify is the ideal music partner to help us make that vision a reality,” said Patricio Paucar, VP of Marketing, Samsung Electronics America. “Whether they’re listening to the latest hit albums or checking out their favorite playlist, we’re giving eligible Galaxy S10 users access to an amazing six month Spotify Premium offer.”

Source: Spotify