Spotify demands Facebook sign-up

Facebook sign-up for Spotify

Want to join Spotify? You now have to join Facebook first.

At F8, Facebook and Spotify hooked up. As reported by TechRadar, the seeds were sown last year, when deep Facebook integration was offered. However, the latest changes include a Facebook Music app that prominently features Spotify in your sidebar, and the ability to play music, for free, directly from your Facebook page (if Spotify itself is open). Naturally, you’ll be able to examine your friends’ terrible taste in music through the service, while tutting wildly that they don’t all listen to your favourite tunes.

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