Research areas

Research at Spotify is dedicated to extending the state of the art in technologies for Spotify’s products.

We use a broad range of AI methods to understand listeners, creators, the content in the Spotify catalog, and the streaming business. Research areas include matching content and listeners, extracting signals from the audio catalog using natural language understanding and multimedia information retrieval methods, and AI-assisted music creation tools. Our goal at Spotify Research is to create unique and rewarding experiences for listeners and creators and to contribute to the overall Spotify business.

Current research areas