Spotify is a freemium music streaming service providing digital rights management-restricted content from record labels including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group and Universal. Music can be browsed by artist, album, genre, playlist, or record label, as well as by direct searches. On computers, a link allows the listener to purchase selected material via partner retailers. Spotify music streaming is available on all mobile devices and on desktop computers for unlimited durations.
- Spotify is not public broadcasted internet radio played - it is streaminc from its own database
- it streams music from databases, it is not radio station streamer and you cannot enter stations URL and play what you want
- Very basic different: It is not free!!