Spotify finally launched in Canadan this morning with a 20 million track library and an emphasis on local music including Quebecois. “Spotify is launching in Canada with a comprehensive catalogue featuring the best local music from every genre, region and generation,” said Ken Parks, Chief Content Officer, Spotify. “This is a Spotify that has been tailor made for Canadian music fans.”
Launch partners for Spotify.ca include Diet Coke, Heineken, Honda Canada, Subway, TD, as well as global launch partner Coca-Cola. All brands began seeding invitation codes to their fans prior to today.
Spotify is now available in 58 markets globally with more than 40 million active users and 10 million paying subscribers.