Microsoft's Gorgeous Spotify App For Windows Phone Is Finally Here [PHOTOS]

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At its Windows Phone press event in New York Today, Microsoft unveiled Spotify for Windows Phone, an app we’ve all been waiting for.Microsoft officially launched the application today.

The app itself looks incredibly slick, and is ultra snappy to use. Spotify catered the music streaming experience elegantly to Windows Phone’s Metro User Interface, and includes all the features you’d expect, plus more.

There’s playlists, a news feed, now playing, and a beautiful new People screen that helps you pick out a friend and see what he or she is listening to.

And of course, you can control music playback from your lock screen at any point.

Check out our full walkthrough of Spotify for Windows Phone.

Here's the boot screen — the lime green looks great on a Windows phone

The login screen looks like just about every other Spotify app

Let's get started

It sports a Metro-style Windows Phone interface

You can swipe left and right through the main menu

It leashes back around to the first page if you continue swiping right

You can jump to your friends list from the first page

Here's a look at your personal account on Windows Phone

This is what the music player looks like

The application runs in the background and continues to play music

You can also open up a quick-view player from the lock screen

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