Getting started

Here’s all you need to know to get started with Spotify.

Create an account

The first step is to pick one of the following ways to create a free account with us. For additional features, you can then subscribe to Premium.

With your email address

  1. Go to our sign up page.
  2. Enter your email address and choose a password.
  3. Fill out the other details.
  4. Click SIGN UP.

With Facebook

  1. Go to our sign up page.
  3. Enter your Facebook login details and click LOG IN.
    Note: Your device may automatically recognize and use any accounts that are already logged in to Facebook.

Check out information about using Spotify with Facebook.

Tip: To keep all your music and subscriptions in one place, we recommend not creating more than one account. Check out our guide to finding any accounts you already have.

Get the app

Now that you’ve created an account, download Spotify for free.

The app is available on desktop, mobile, tablet, TV, and in the car. You can have it on as many devices as you like. 

Or, if you don't want to download the app, go to our web player to start listening straight away from your browser.

Start playing

You’ve got your account and the app. Now you can play music!

Check these out to get started:

Feel free to browse our support site for more guides, tips, tricks, and other help. The Spotify Community has even more advice too.

Last updated: 19 September, 2018