Spotify CEO Daniel Ek named the most powerful person in the music business beating out major label CEOs

Spotify’s top man Daniel Ek has been named as the most powerful person in the music industry by Billboard, taking the place of Universal Music CEO Lucian Grainge. Music magazine Billboard have updated their Power…

Obama joked he wanted a job at Spotify, so they created a ‘President Of Playlists’ position

Spotify founder and CEO Daniel Ek heard Obama say “I’m still waiting for my job at Spotify” so decided to create a position just for him – Spotify President of Playlists. Obama has embraced Spotify…

Daniel Ek takes place of Martin Lorentzon as Spotify’s chairman

Martin Lorentzon has stepped down as chairman at Spotify for a smaller role as Spotify chief executive Daniel Ek takes his place. Martin Lorentzon co-founded the world’s most successful streaming service, Spotify, with Daniel Ek…

Spotify’s Name Stems from the Founder Yelling from Different Rooms and Mishearing Something That Was Shouted

Daniel Ek (Spotify Founder) explains how Spotify got its name. This again takes us back to my flat that I had out in the suburbs of Stockholm. Martin and I were sitting in different rooms…

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Answers Your Questions In Online Q&A Session

Spotify’s founder and CEO Daniel Ek took part in an online Q&A session yesterday where users from around the globeĀ could ask about the most popular music streaming service in the world. Users worldwide got to…