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New and Improved Android Widget

Spotify is bringing a new update to the home screen widget on Android devices. This update will help you get more out of it than before. The new widget will make it simpler and faster to access your favourite content on Spotify. So what is changing?H...

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[COMPLETE GUIDE] How to fix most Android issues

Please read below for troubleshooting Spotify on your Android device. This guide contains fixes for most common issues as well as detail on how to create a new topic if you still are having problems. First thing to do before trying anything else is r...

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Solved!! The version of Spotify I have has completely different features than another free user.

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceAndroid PhonesMy Question or IssueMy dad and I both have spotify. I cannot pick songs to play and have to rely on shuffle. My dad can pick songs without issue, and probably doesn't even know that shuffle's an option. We both h...

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Spotify UI differences between phones

Well on my Nexus 6p i have the old boaring silde menu but on my friend's Galaxy S7 Edge he has a new UI which i know ios has how do i enable the new UI if i can

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  • Well on my Nexus 6p i have the old boaring silde menu but on my friend's Galaxy S7 Edge he has a new UI which i know ios has how do i enable the new UI if i can
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Notification icon and music controls crash while playing

6.9.0.1212 ARMv7Playing music, notification icon is displayed and pulling down from top of phone displays music controls. But before long, icon disappears, so need to find Spotify icon to get to controls. Also have seen the music controls disappear w...

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  • 6.9.0.1212 ARMv7 Playing music, notification icon is displayed and pulling down from top of phone displays music controls. But before long, icon disappears, so need to find Spotify icon to get to co...
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High pitched noise during song

Recently a random high pitched noise will sound during a track. This isn't a botched track, this happens with various songs (which will then play fine later). It will only stop when force closed, pausing the song does nothing. Anyone else had this ha...

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  • Recently a random high pitched noise will sound during a track. This isn't a botched track, this happens with various songs (which will then play fine later). It will only stop when force closed, pau...
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No sound whilst playing tracks

This has been happening alot recently but when I play a track, it shows it as playing but no sound is heard. When I pause the track, it goes back to the beginning of the song. I've tried force closing the app, as well as reinstalling but neither work...

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  • This has been happening alot recently but when I play a track, it shows it as playing but no sound is heard. When I pause the track, it goes back to the beginning of the song. I've tried force closin...
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singles section om artist page missing on Spotify app for Android

i noticed the last two time i used Spotify that the singles section on an artist page on the Spotify app for Android is missing. for example, on Metallica's artist page, it show the New Releases, Popular, Artist Radio, Related Artist, On Tour, Albums...

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  • i noticed the last two time i used Spotify that the singles section on an artist page on the Spotify app for Android is missing.    for example, on Metallica's artist page, it show the Ne...
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Bug no notification icon when spotify is playing on android?

I just realised why my battery drained so fast the previous week. I found out that spotify continued to play when I left my car (Bluetooth). Normally spotify stops playing when disconnect but that seems to not be the case. And I don't have any spotif...

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  • I just realised why my battery drained so fast the previous week. I found out that spotify continued to play when I left my car (Bluetooth). Normally spotify stops playing when disconnect but that se...
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Issues with Android UI context menu touch area

Hi, I've been using Spotify on a number of different sized android devices for about 3 months, and there is a very specific UI niggle that I've experienced on every device I've used it on (so far, 4.0", 4.7", 8.9" and 10.1" screen devices). The conte...

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  • Hi,  I've been using Spotify on a number of different sized android devices for about 3 months, and there is a very specific UI niggle that I've experienced on every device I've used it o...
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Buzzing and dragging on android

Have searched and cant find anything on this for android. Songs regularly buzz and drag on sgs7 android v 6.0.1 and spotify v 6.9.0.1212 armv7. Is there anything that can be done to fix this?

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  • Have searched and cant find anything on this for android. Songs regularly buzz and drag on sgs7 android v 6.0.1 and spotify v 6.9.0.1212 armv7. Is there anything that can be done to fix this?
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Superuser Contribution Download folder is not saved

Dear community,I have a Problem. I've downloaded a lot songs and when I restarted my Phone (Android) Spotify wants me to log in again, this is not a problem but i have saved all Downloaded songs to my SD card and when i log in the standard download f...

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  • Dear community, I have a Problem. I've downloaded a lot songs and when I restarted my Phone (Android) Spotify wants me to log in again, this is not a problem but i have saved all Downloaded songs ...
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Green arrow question

What exactly is the green arrow at the song meaning . I first thought this are offline synced songs. But i also have songs wich have no arrow and are playing if i am offline. Please see at the screenshot:

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  • What exactly is the green arrow at the song meaning . I first thought this are offline synced songs. But i also have songs wich have no arrow and are playing if i am offline. Please see at the screen...
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Spotify se cuelga

Hola. En android, coriendo con bluetoth, spotify a veces se cuelga, reproduce la musica, pero no muestra las opciones del programa

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  • Hola. En android, coriendo con bluetoth, spotify a veces se cuelga, reproduce la musica, pero no muestra las opciones del programa
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Playlists keep losing "offline" status

I've had this problem for years accorss all my android phones:I set a playlist to be available offline. It downloads the songs and works fine. For a while. At some point, after a few days the playlist is no longer tagged as "offline" and I need to st...

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  • I've had this problem for years accorss all my android phones: I set a playlist to be available offline. It downloads the songs and works fine. For a while.   At some point, after a few day...
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Singles section gone on my android device

The singles section on my android device is gone. I can still access singles or EP's if they're listed as a new release on top of the artist page, or if i hit on "go to album", but the list just isn't there and there's no way to get to it. It still a...

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  • The singles section on my android device is gone. I can still access singles or EP's if they're listed as a new release on top of the artist page, or if i hit on "go to album", but the list just isn'...
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Can't view any artists singles on Spotify

Recently i have not been able to view singles for any artists on their page. When i search up the single i could find it but i cant see it on the artists page. Any fixes for this? Im using the most current android version btw.

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  • Recently i have not been able to view singles for any artists on their page. When i search up the single i could find it but i cant see it on the artists page. Any fixes for this? Im using the most c...
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Skipping on chromecast causes freezing

Help!! I'm getting angry. Spotify gets stuck in pause mode whenever I skip songs or want to go back... help...all firmware is up to date.

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  • Help!! I'm getting angry. Spotify gets stuck in pause mode whenever I skip songs or want to go back... help...all firmware is up to date.
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Spotify Premium e Riproduzione casuale

Ciao, ho attivato ieri sera la mia settimana di prova di spotify premium.Ho scaricato qualche album intanto che ero in casa col wifi e stamattina in macchina li ho ascoltati offline. Come mai però vanno in riproduzione casuale? Avendo scaricato l'int...

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  • Ciao, ho attivato ieri sera la mia settimana di prova di spotify premium. Ho scaricato qualche album intanto che ero in casa col wifi e stamattina in macchina li ho ascoltati offline. Come...
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Android Background Not Runing..

Hello,I'm Ahmet. From Turkey. İn the İstanbul. I'm using phone Samsung Note 5. Background not runing.. Clear all apps the spotify closed. I'm sure. This problem with great solutions.Regards..

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  • Hello, I'm Ahmet. From Turkey. İn the İstanbul. I'm using phone Samsung Note 5. Background not runing.. Clear all apps the spotify closed. I'm sure. This problem with great solutions. Regards..
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¿Porque ya no reproduce el aleatorio?

De la nada dejó de reproducir las playlist parece que si las reproduce pero no. Y salta de canciones sólo

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  • De la nada dejó de reproducir las playlist parece que si las reproduce pero no. Y salta de canciones sólo
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Song paused when giving a like on facebook

I was on facebook while spotify was runnign background, when i "liked" any post, the song stopped like for 2 or 3 second

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  • I was on facebook while spotify was runnign background, when i "liked" any post, the song stopped like for 2 or 3 second 😞
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