Spotify has launched in Canada following an invite-only beta, taking the tally of countries in which it’s available to 58.
The Canada launch has been supported by partners including Diet Coke, Heineken, Honda Canada, Subway Restaurants, TD, as well as global launch partner The Coca-Cola Company,
As in the US, an upgrade to Spotify Premium in the territory will cost consumers $10 CAD per month.
“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.”
Spotify is promising Canadian fans over 20 million songs, ‘mixing global hits with one of the most extensive Canadian music catalogues available including a comprehensive Quebecois library’.
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