Swedish music streaming service expands beyond Europe for first time after two years of negotiations with record companies.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 14 july 2011

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This article titled “Spotify announces launch in the US” was written by Jemima Kiss, for on Thursday 14th July 2011 00.46 UTC

It has taken two years of intense wrangling with record companies and triggered wave after wave of speculation about future business models for the industry – now Spotify, the Swedish streaming music service, has finally announced that it will launch in the world’s biggest music market, the US, on Thursday.

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