This year in honour of Diwali, an annual five-day-long festival of lights observed during the Hindu lunisolar month of Kartika, Spotify is sharing the joy of the festival with an enhanced in-app experience.
Available to Android users, the platform’s Diwali hub features Blend playlists with some of the biggest artists in India, curated devotional and celebratory playlists for users’ Diwali festivities, and top Diwali songs – all housed in one place on the Spotify app. Here’s a look at what exactly listeners will be able to find in their own Diwali hubs:
Personal wishes for the festive season by top Indian musicians
To connect with fans celebrating Diwali all over the world, popular Indian artists Amit Trivedi, Asees Kaur, B Praak, Darshan Raval, Devi Sri Prasad, G.V. Prakash, and Karan Aujla marked the festive season with exclusive special greetings videos featured on the app.
A Diwali playlist, made just for you
Spotify has curated a unique ‘Made for you’ playlist for your personal Diwali celebration soundtrack.
Daily Diwali mix
For each day leading up to and spanning the festival, the hub contains a playlist of fans’ favourite Diwali songs – refreshed every day.
Top 50 Diwali tracklist
Tune into the most streamed tracks of the festive season, updated daily to reflect what users are listening to the most.
Wonder whether you and your favourite artists are listening to the same music? Check out the Diwali Blend playlists to see how your music taste lines up with the tastes of G.V. Prakash, A.R,.Rahman, and B Praak.
Spotify has curated a number of devotional playlists specifically for the Diwali festival – whether you’re starting the day with prayer or spending the evening with friends, family, and food, the Diwali hub’s playlists will have the music you’re looking for. Spanning across languages, the playlists include the Hindi playlist Diwali Bash, the Punjabi Diwali Party Hits, Deepavali Kondattam in Tamil, the Telugu playlist Deepavali Dhamaka, and many more.
Explore the Diwali hub by downloading the latest version of Spotify on your Android mobile, and then searching for “Diwali 2022” once you log in to the app.