Riot Announces Spotify as 'League of Legends' Esports First Audio Streaming Partner
Featuring an official music hub, exclusive original podcast content and elevated music moments.
Shortly after announcing Cisco as the official enterprise networking partner of League of Legends Esports, Riot Games has now revealed a new multi-year partnership with Spotify. The announcement places the streaming platform as the official audio streaming partner for LoL Esports global events: the World Championship, Mid-Season Invitational, and All-Star Event.
Ahead of this year’s World Championship set to begin September 25, with the partnership Riot aims to create a unique and seamless audio universe for millions of League of Legends fans across the globe. Spotify and Riot will produce a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Worlds Anthem, develop various podcast series, create curated playlists and launch a new LoL Esports Music Hub on the streaming service.
Kicking off the original podcast series is Untold Stories: Top Moments from Worlds, which offers fans new insights on the annual tournament while highlighting one unique story from each year. The partnership will also see Spotify as a presenting partner of Game 5 of the upcoming Mid-Season Invitational and the World Championship tournaments.