Spotify Wrapped 2023: Spotify Wrapped is back in town for this year, and just like the past years, it’s a bundle of shareable statistics that break down the most heard artists, songs, and podcasts for a whopping 574 million users. But there are some surprises, including a new system that tailors recommendations based on your listening habits.
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Spotify Wrapped 2023:Unveiling the Wrapped Experience
Although Spotify Wrapped 2023 highlights the same fundamental stats each year, it seems to continually search for new ways to present them. It stands apart from competitors like Apple Music Replay, which hasn’t changed much over the years, or YouTube Music’s seasonal/yearly recaps.
This time Spotify Wrapped 2023 can be accessed through the app or on the web at Spotify.com/Wrapped. The Wrapped experience will align you with a “Sound Town,” akin to what Spotify calls it, mirroring a city based on what you’ve listened to in 2023, sharing a musical taste similar to what you’ve explored throughout the year. Alongside Wrapped, there’s the “Music Personality” feature, similar to last year’s “My 2023,” which combines your listening patterns into one of Spotify’s 12-character constructs. For instance, adopting Luminary implies you have a “predilection for playing vibrant, energetic music more than others,” while an Alchemist might create more diverse playlists than others.
Metrics Galore and Personalized Stories
In addition to these invites, Spotify has added more metrics to the annual Wrapped. When viewing your top five artists, you’ll now see how long you’ve been listening to each artist up to the month. As a bonus, a new design presents the top five genres in a sandwich-like assembly, with each genre representing an element of your most-heard genres.
For artists and podcasters, there’s a Spotify Wrapped 2023 experience too, compiling creators’ most popular content of the year. Beyond that, Spotify is kicking off Wrapped parties where an “exclusive” group of artists, like Ava Max, Chelsea Cutler, and JVKE, can chat with fans, stream their best tracks of the year, sell merchandise, and more.
This year, you can also sense the presence of Spotify’s AI DJ, designed to guide you through your Wrapped data and provide “comments on some of your favorite artists, genres, songs, and more.” This experience will stay active for the first week so that you can get your 2023 Wrapped data. Enjoy the musical journey!