Spotify launches Mini-Player in the Facebook app

Spotify launches Mini-Player in the Facebook app

Today we can do a lot of things on Facebook. It will soon be possible to listen to his music from Spotify without leaving the site of the American giant.

Facebook is now much more than just a social network. The site brings together a lot of very different features, enough to spend hours and hours without leaving the platform of the American giant. And soon, you can even listen to your favorite music there Spotify directly from a dedicated mini player.

Spotify launches a mini player in the Facebook app

If you are a Spotify subscriber, you may share songs on Facebook from time to time. The downside, ultimately, in doing so, is that sharing a song from Spotify requires exiting the Facebook app. What the Menlo Park firm does not want, you can imagine, nor Spotify for that matter, it seems. The music streaming platform just announced the launch of a mini player in the Facebook app itself.

To facilitate social discovery and sharing

This means that each time you come to click on a Spotify link in Facebook, and as long as you are a Spotify Premium subscriber, a mini player will be launched and allow you to listen to the song, allowing you to continue whatever you want. acted on Facebook like nothing had happened.

In other words, you will be able to go about your business on the social network site while enjoying your songs.

According to the Spotify statement: “Discovery is important for Spotify. That’s why we’re improving the way users share and engage with songs and podcast episodes by introducing a new mini player experience driven by social discovery – a discovery that allows users to enjoy their music on Spotify straight from Facebook, without having to switch between apps.”

The feature is not yet available worldwide. According to Spotify, it is being rolled out in South Africa, Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Thailand, Uruguay and, of course, the United States. United but this mini player should arrive in other countries, including France, hopefully in the next few months.

Rachel Maga
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