Spotify’s Ads Celebrate Times When Music Changes Everything

Spotify’s Ads Celebrate Times When Music Changes Everything

Popular music streaming service runs first series of spots to reach a mass audience.

Emma Hutchings
  • 26 march 2013

Spotify has launched it’s first advertising campaign ‘For Music’ to introduce itself to a mass audience in the US The multiplatform campaign, developed by Droga5 New York, includes TV, digital, and social elements.

A 60 second TV spot for the music streaming service debuted recently during NBC’s ‘The Voice’. It shows the journey of a person crowdsurfing and hopes to speak to “the way music can set you free and unite us all.”

Spotify Launches Its First Ad Campaign [Video]

The campaign extends through a series of shorter TV spots, as well as digital and social executions that depict specific moments where music changes everything, like a chance meeting, a moment of nostalgia, or an impromptu party.

These illustrate “the power of music—to motivate us, transport us in time and place and allow us to lose our inhibitions—all while demonstrating a real use case for Spotify”. You can check out Spotify’s TV spots in the videos below:



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