Billboard Top 25 of 2011

Billboard’s top 25 tracks of 2011 playlist

As 2011 draws to a close, it’s the perfect time to reflect on all of the new music that made its way into heavy rotation throughout the year. Our day 11 playlist is a compilation of the top 25 tracks of 2011 according to the charts at Billboard.com. Spotify users can subscribe to the playlist […]

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Rhapsody’s Dark Side of Santa playlist

Our fifth day of playlists falls on the one day a year that Santa has to work his hardest. Can you blame him if he’s not in the best mood? In that spirit, Rhapsody has compiled The Dark Side of Santa playlist–and offers the following Christmas Eve tale: Kris Kringle is quite the mystery. Some […]

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12 Days of Playlists

During the holiday season, music is a great way to get into a celebratory mood. Whether you’re entertaining friends and family or relaxing by the fire with a cup of cocoa and your favorite book, the right playlist can provide the perfect backdrop. Since we want to ensure the music never stops, we’ve teamed up […]

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Tip: Switch smoothly from Napster to Rhapsody

You’ve probably already heard the news that Napster is merging into Rhapsody. Today, that move becomes official for all Sonos users in the U.S. What does that mean for Napster users? Well, it will be a bit of a transition. Don’t worry: you’ll still have access to millions of songs and hundreds of radio stations, […]

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Now Playing: Slacker Radio

Attention all Slacker fans–and soon to be Slacker fans–now you can listen out loud to Slacker Radio on Sonos in any room of the house. And it doesn’t have to cost you a dime. To get started, create a free account online, and then add the service on any Sonos controller. Slacker Personal Radio (available […]

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Introducing: Sonos Labs

With today’s software update, we’re thrilled to introduce Sonos Labs, which provides music service developers access to the free Sonos Music API, Technical Documentation & Tools Suite (SMAPI). Sonos Labs is great news for developers and customers alike. The new platform allows music services to make themselves available on Sonos about 60-percent faster than before, […]

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Spotify makes strides

This year has been a big one for Spotify. The Sweden-based music service, which has brought social playlisting to the forefront of streaming music, made its way into five new countries in 2011: the United States, Denmark, Austria, Belgium, and Switzerland. The service has also enjoyed a host of new paying subscribers, and some improvements […]

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JUKE is in the haus

It’s not a band. It’s not a car. And it’s definitely not a phone. JUKE is a new cloud based music service from Deutschland. And, it’s making its streaming debut on The Sonos Wireless HiFi System.  Our latest service addition is all part of Sonos’ grand plan to stream all the music on earth– everywhere […]

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Sonos launches Duomi music service in China

Providing access to all the music on earth is one of the top priorities for Sonos—but we are also committed to streaming music to all the people on earth as well. To that end, we introduced our new PLAY:3 all-in-one player in China in July. Of course, the hardware release is only half the story. […]

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Last.fm updates subscription policy

In keeping with a statement released earlier this year, Last.fm moves to a premium, ad-free experience on Sonos today. If you currently use the radio service on Sonos, Last.fm is offering one month for free as a thank you to its loyal fan base. Starting September 15, those who want to continue listening to streaming […]

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Tip: Add a new music service

In an effort to continually improve the Sonos experience, one of our main endeavors is to constantly add new music services. Once we form a new partnership, the power is in your hands to add the service to your Sonos – all it takes is three simple steps.