Spotify Canada celebrated its first birthday at Berkeley Church. The music streaming source put on a creative event that mimicked the versatility of its curated music experience.

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“The love for rhythm, energy, performance and the explosive tradition of drums and percussion all working for you!” 416Beats Canada’s Premiere Entertainment Drumline kick started the party.

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The event was a celebration of the success of Spotify in Canada and all the enjoyment it has provided. BERK_SPOTIFY-12-sm Spotify presents K-OS and Skratch Bastid on the Berkeley Church stage to a dancing crowd of music enthusiasts.    

K-os killin it at #spotifycanadaturns1 @jayrussmitchell photo credit A photo posted by Jackie O’Brien (@jacqobrien) on

BERK_SPOTIFY-sm-9 The mass appeal of Spotify’s platform was celebrated this evening with highlighted playlists where you can listen for free. BERK_SPOTIFY-34-sm The mezzanine at Berkeley Church was an elegant lounge style space where guests could have a signature cocktail and check in with your personal playlist. BERK_SPOTIFY-13-sm BERK_SPOTIFY-25-sm The Berkeley Church was abuzz with chatter and good conversation, a chance to appreciate new original music curated for this special event.

Kos!!! #nailedit #spotifycanadaturns1 A video posted by @bethmacgibbon on

Looking sharp team @spotify #spotifycanadaturns1 #lifeatspotify #foreveryonge A photo posted by Jackie O’Brien (@jacqobrien) on

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Treats were beautifully displayed on a custom sweet table.

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Canada’s playlist was celebrated and the most streamed songs in Canada were celebrated with artists memorabilia and instruments.

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Spotify Canada said here’s the soundtrack to the hustle and bustle of Canada’s biggest city. Listen free at Spotify.ca/Toronto.

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Berkeley Catering created a menu with comfort food – namely its signature poutine: Yukon Gold fries, miso or beef gravy, and topped with Quebec cheese curds.

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This is a Spotify that has been tailor made for Canadian music fans.” https://press.spotify.com/us/2014/09/30/spotify-is-live-in-canada/

Venue: Berkeley Church

Spotify Canada

Photography: Paul McNulty