Spotify, the audio streaming giant, has officially announced its launch in Pakistan.
“We launch in 80+ new markets over the next few days. See you soon Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nigeria,” read its post on Twitter.
Spotify Pakistan’s official Instagram account also posted its first update with the caption “Check it out, a new way to discover and play music is coming your way”.
The streaming application still has not specified a date regarding its entry into Pakistan. In November last year, growing speculation about Spotify’s arrival permeated the country. Rumors jolted through Twitter especially after Shamoon Ismail, an Islamabad-based singer, songwriter and composer tweeted, “I confirm Spotify is coming to Pakistan.” followed by more local artists sharing their excitement.
Spotify is a Swedish audio streaming media company, launched in 2008. Today it has over 345 million users.