By MANILA BULLETIN LIFESTYLE
Disney lovers will always have a friend in Spotify. From Jan. 21, 2020, Spotify listeners in the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, and Vietnam will get to experience the magic of Disney on the dedicated Disney Hub. The hub will include playlists, soundtracks, and podcasts for Disney fans of all ages, including:
- Disney Hits Philippines: All the favorite Disney hits including Asian artist versions.
- Disney Hits: Stream Disney Hits to hear the top songs from the biggest Disney and Pixar films globally.
- Disney Favorites: Like Disney Hits, Disney Favorites will have everyone’s favorite current tunes, plus the ones you loved when you were a child.
- Disney Classics: Kick back with Disney Classics, a nostalgic playlist that includes songs from the Disney Parks, live-action and animated classic soundtracks, and songs from Disney Channel originals.
- Disney Sing-Alongs: From the shower to the car, Disney songs that you can’t help but sing along to.
- Disney Princess:From Belle to Cinderella to Ariel to Moana, Disney Princess has the love ballads as well as the coming-of-age breakaways.
- Marvel Music: All the best songs and scores from all your favorite Marvel films and shows.
- Best of Star Wars: Enter, Darth Vader.
To find the Disney Hub, Spotify users in the Philippines can search “Disney” on Spotify and stream all the music behind some of their favorite Disney movies, television shows and more. Everything from chart-topping Marvel movie soundtracks and full scores from Disney classics will be available on the designated hub. In addition to the international playlists, Spotify has curated a localized Disney playlist made for the Philippines featuring Asian artist versions like “A Whole New World” by Darren Espanto and Morissette (from “Aladdin”), “How Far I’ll Go” by Janella Salvador (from “Moana”) and more.
“Together with Disney, we’ve curated a magical hub of songs, playlists and soundtracks that is easily accessible for Disney fans of all ages,” said Eve Tan, Head of Music Culture & Editorial, Spotify Southeast Asia. “We’re delighted to partner with Disney to bring this experience to our listeners as we continue to focus on making discovery as seamless as possible”
“Music has always been a key ingredient in how Disney delivers magical entertainment and memorable experiences to audiences around the world. With this launch, The Walt Disney Company continues to enjoy an incredible collaboration with Spotify in South East Asia. Through a seamless blend of technology and creativity, The Disney Hub is an exciting platform for listeners of all ages to find and discover all of the Disney music content that they love in one place.” said Tom Batchelor, Vice President, Studio Operations – APAC & Studio – SEA, The Walt Disney Company.
Spotify listeners continue to make Disney music a part of their world and there’s just no telling how far they’ll go. Check out some of the Disney favorites by Spotify listeners in the Philippines!
Disney Favorites on Spotify in the Philippines (all currently featured on Disney Hits Philippines)
- “A Whole New World (End Title)” – ZAYN, Zhavia Ward (from “Aladdin”)
- Whole New World” – Alan Menken, Brad Kane, Lea Salonga, Tim Rice – (from “Aladdin”)
- “I See the Light” – Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi (from “Tangled” / Soundtrack Version)
- “How Far I’ll Go” – Auli’iCravalho (from “Moana”)
- “Let It Go” – IdinaMenzel (from “Frozen”)
- “A Whole New World” – Darren Espanto, Morissette (from “Aladdin)
- “Reflection”- David Zippel, Lea Salonga, Matthew Wilder (from “Mulan”)
- “You’ll Be In My Heart“ – Phil Collins (from “Tarzan” / Soundtrack Version)
- “Love is an Open Door” – Kristen Bell, Santino Fontana (from “Frozen”)
- “When Will My Life Begin?” – Mandy Moore (from “Tangled”)
The Disney Hub will continue to be updated with additional content so don those Mickey Mouse Ears and stay tuned for more!