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Spotify now available on Boxee Box

Spotify now available on Boxee Box
What's in the Box? Spotify

Spotify and D-Link have teamed up to offer the music service through the Boxee Box.

The streaming app is now available to anyone with a premium subscription to the music service and marks yet another home ent system that Spotify can be played on.

It has been a massively busy year for Spotify, with the service launching in the US and signing probably the biggest deal it will ever make – bringing music to Facebook.

Boxing clever

Before its Facebook link-up, however, Spotify was making in-roads in the home entertainment market, landing first on Sonos' systems and more recently Western Digital.

The app on the Boxee Box looks just like Spotify does on a PC and you have access to the what's New section. You won't be able to make playlists through the Boxee setup, however.

Although the app is free, a Spotify Premium subscription will cost you £9.99 a month – but for that you get all the '80s soft rock you will ever need (and many other trendy songs).

Marc Chacksfield

Marc Chacksfield is the Editor In Chief, Shortlist.com at DC Thomson. He started out life as a movie writer for numerous (now defunct) magazines and soon found himself online - editing a gaggle of gadget sites, including TechRadar, Digital Camera World and Tom's Guide UK. At Shortlist you'll find him mostly writing about movies and tech, so no change there then.