Spotify is once again testing its own Stories function in playlists.

The company's Christmas playlist features multiple short Instagram-esque videos from artists like Jennifer Lopez,




The company confirms to


that it is indeed a test.

A number of other playlists also appear to contain short video messages from artists whose music is on the list.

It is not the first time that Spotify has tried out such short videos.

Last year blogger Jane Wong found the first indications that Spotify also wants to integrate stories into his platform.

Stories are mainly known from Instagram.

They are short films that are removed after a while.

Over the past year, many different social media sites introduced some variation of the feature, including Twitter.