Spotify offer 6 months of free Premium to all MTS customers

Spotify’s stategic partnership with Russia’s top teleco Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) offers all customers with 6 months of Premium membership for free. After launching in Russia just one month ago, Spotify are now offering 6 months…

Artists can now upload their music to Spotify in Russia, Croatia, Ukraine, and more for free

Independent artists can now get their music on Spotify in Russia, Croatia, Ukraine, Serbia, Slovenia, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Moldova, Kosovo, Albania, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Bosnia & Hezegovina. Spotify have just launched in these 13 new territories…

Spotify launches in Russia, Ukraine, Croatia, and 10 more markets today

Spotify have launched in Russia at last and bring their music streaming service to a total of 13 new markets. It appears that last week’s rumours were right as Spotify have now launched in Russia,…

Spotify will launch in Russia next week, reports suggest

Spotify are finally launching their music streaming service in Russia after years of attempts. At least, that’s what reports are suggesting from Music Business Worldwide who say that Spotify will launch in Russia next Wednesday,…

Russia’s Yandex Music seeing huge growth with over 3.3 million subscribers

The Russian streaming service has been building a steady user-base for years which is now growing rapidly. The last time we looked in on up-and-coming Russian streaming service Yandex Music was in early 2017. They…

Spotify to compete with Apple Music in Russia, for cheaper

Spotify are launching in Russia after teasing them for years, and they’re taking Apple Music on at a price level. Spotify have been building up to launch their music streaming service in Russia for years….

Get into Football Fever with Deezer’s soundtrack to the World Cup

With the football World Cup just days away Deezer are giving footie fans the perfect streaming compliment to the world’s biggest sporting event after the Olympics. The Football World Cup starts this Thursday and fans…

VKontakte, the “Russian Facebook” launch full music streaming service

The giant Russian social network VKontakte (VK) are taking on Spotify and Apple Music with the launch of their new music streaming service. After almost a year since they revealed their upcoming music streaming service,…

Russian streamer Yandex takes over Google Play Music, follows Apple Music

Yandex.Music, a Russian music streaming service has tripled their subscribers putting them just behind Apple Music and beating Google Play. Yandex.Music, music streamer from “the Russian Google” Yandex, have revealed that they increased their subscribers…

Spotify may be preparing a launch in Russia again

A Russian publication has revealed that Spotify might be looking to launch in Russia, after a failed attempt in 2014. In 2014 Spotify began talking about launching their music streaming service in Russia, going so…