Spotify and Uber have announced a partnership today bringing music streaming to Uber cars. Spotify subscribers who takes a ride in an Uber car will be able to stream their Spotify music to car’s entertainment system.
The companies says the service will launch on 21st of November with special events in 10 cities around the world:London, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Nashville, New York, San Francisco, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney and Toronto.
New service may be used only by Spotify Premium subscribers. The Spotify user will be able to pick up an Uber car with Spotify integration simply by connecting his/her account via the Uber app. Once jumped in a Spotify-enabled Uber, the user will be able to select music from any one of Uber’s or user’s own featured playlists.
All player controls will naturally be there for the user during the ride.