Spotify Strategic Global Partnership with Sony Network Entertainment International

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Spotify Strategic Global Partnership with Sony Network Entertainment International

Spotify has announced a strategic global partnership with Sony Network Entertainment International, to deliver a best-in-class digital music experience with PlayStation. Through this partnership Spotify will launch within PlayStation Music in 41 markets to more than 56 million users in Spring 2015, initially for PlayStation consoles and Xperia mobile devices.

Sony’s Music Unlimited will shutter its service across all 19 countries effective March 29, 2015. All 19 countries with the exception of Japan will be among the 41 markets where Spotify will be available at launch within PlayStation Music.

We will provide more details for you as they get closer to the product roll out date.

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