Spotify has brought its Kids app to Premium Family customers in the U.S., Canada, and France after an earlier launch in Western Europe. Users who make use of the service will be able to access child-friendly, curated Spotify playlists including lullabies and educational content.
Spotify is currently down for some people as users report issues accessing their account and the Spotify website in general over the past hour. The outage seems to be localized to parts of Europe, including the UK.
One of Spotify's best features — especially if you're a frequent traveler — is the ability to save local copies of albums and playlists for offline playback. By default, it's a bit difficult to find your offline albums and playlists, but that can easily be fixed with a filter.
In an effort to clean up my subscriptions and save some money each month, I decided to cancel my Spotify Premium plan and exclusively use YouTube Music. A month later, I'm surprisingly content with that decision.
Of all the issues with YouTube Music, the biggest hurdle I keep coming up against is a social one — everyone I know uses Spotify, and that's a massive barrier to one of the biggest parts of music: sharing.
Discounts on Spotify don't come around often at all, so you should make the most of them when they do. This Black Friday offer saves you $9 on the $60 physical gift card. It ships free and will make a great gift for any music lover (or yourself).