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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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Superuser Contribution Spotify Pausing While Driving

I've seen many other reports of this same exact issue. Spotify continuously paused my music while I am driving! THIS IS DANGEROUS AS MOST OF MY DRIVING IS HIGHWAY!! So moving at 50mph+ and having to unpause my music every few seconds is endangering m...

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  • I've seen many other reports of this same exact issue. Spotify continuously paused my music while I am driving! THIS IS DANGEROUS AS MOST OF MY DRIVING IS HIGHWAY!! So moving at 50mph+ and having to ...
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Solved!! Spotify not loading

PlanPremiumCountryNorwayDeviceSamsung Galaxy S22 UltraOperating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueHello, I'm having issues with my Spotify not loading and being stuck on the Spotify logo when I try to start it. I started having this issue yesterda...

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  • Plan Premium Country Norway Device Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue Hello,   I'm having issues with my Spotify not loading and being s...
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Spotify not loading on Samsung S22+

PlanPremiumCountryUnited KingdomDeviceSamsung S22+Operating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueThe Spotify app gets stuck on the logo and never loads. It seems like this was an issue before, however I never experienced it until now. Hopefully it'll...

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  •   Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device Samsung S22+ Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue The Spotify app gets stuck on the logo and never loads. It seems like...
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Superuser Contribution [Podcasts] won't play over cellular data.

PlanPremiumCountryMexicoDeviceLG g7 thinQOperating SystemAndroid 9Spotify Version8.5.48.1049My Question or IssueSimply put, podcasts won't play over cellular data. Every other playlist, song or album can be streamed no problem instantly. Already clos...

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  • Plan Premium Country Mexico Device LG g7 thinQ Operating System Android 9 Spotify Version 8.5.48.1049 My Question or Issue Simply put, podcasts won't play over cellular data. Every other p...
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Latest Beta 8/16 Crashes Upon Launching

None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help.PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePixel 6 ProOperating SystemAndroid 13 My Question or IssueLatest Beta version 8.7.60.146 crashes immediat...

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  • None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help. Plan Premium Country USA Device Pixel 6 Pro Operating System Android 13...
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Solved!! [Android] Spotify crash on splash screen

PlanPremiumCountryIsraelDeviceRedmi Note 9 ProOperating SystemAndroid 10Spotify Version8.7.60.21 My IssueSpotify crashs on splash screen, the logo shows then booted back outStarted yesterdayThigs I tryClear cahsedClear dataReinstalling spotify from t...

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel Device Redmi Note 9 Pro Operating System Android 10 Spotify Version 8.7.60.21   My Issue Spotify crashs on splash screen, the logo shows then booted back ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify not working on wifi.

My spotify shows me that I'm offline when I'm on my home wifi network, yet when i download playlists, the songs all download without any problems. Tried everything clearing cache, checking permissions, reinstalling, unplugging wifi router, switching ...

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  • My spotify shows me that I'm offline when I'm on my home wifi network, yet when i download playlists, the songs all download without any problems. Tried everything clearing cache, checking permission...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Account Does Not Display Lyrics

PlanFree/Premium- BothCountryUKDevice(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 SM-T505 32GBMy Question or IssueSpotify Account Does Not Display LyricsBackground• A...

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  • Plan Free/Premium- Both Country UK Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)   Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 SM-T5...
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Superuser Contribution How to play music from my computer on spotify?

I tried to put music that is on my PC in my music folder onto spotify - it let me do it - I can see the music as well however every single track is unavailable. All the songs I'm trying to add are mp3 filesThey aren't available on spotify - searched ...

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  • I tried to put music that is on my PC in my music folder onto spotify - it let me do it - I can see the music as well however every single track is unavailable.  All the songs I'm trying to add...
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Superuser Contribution Android Auto

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevice(SAMSUNG GALAXY S22+)Operating SystemsAndroid My Question or IssueI can't search past R in the artist tab on Android Auto.

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device (SAMSUNG GALAXY S22+) Operating Systems Android    My Question or Issue I can't search past R in the artist tab on Android Auto. 
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Superuser Contribution Can't play liked songs without shuffle

PlanPremium CountryUnited States DeviceMoto G Power Operating SystemAndroid 11 My Question or IssueI got Spotify premium for two reasons. One was because I hate ads, and the other was so I could play my liked songs in the order that I want. I can't d...

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  • Plan Premium   Country United States   Device Moto G Power   Operating System Android 11   My Question or Issue I got Spotify premium for two reasons. One was because...
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Superuser Contribution Android app not Loading

My phone : Xiaomi 11t ProThe app open on the logo and the app it closes immediately .I tried to:- restart my phone- reinstall the app- check for updatesThank you please help me.This is the first time in 4 years that I have had a problem like this.

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  • My phone : Xiaomi 11t Pro The app open on the logo and the app it closes immediately . I tried to: - restart my phone - reinstall the app - check for updates Thank you please help me. This is ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on Airtel is saying You're Offline

PlanFree/PremiumCountryIndia / USADeviceRedmi Note 8 ProOperating SystemAndroid Oreo 10, MIUI Global 12.0.3 Stable My Question or IssueTried resetting data, rebooting, setting APN, airplane mode on/off, free app too

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  •   Plan Free/Premium Country India / USA Device Redmi Note 8 Pro Operating System Android Oreo 10, MIUI Global 12.0.3 Stable   My Question or Issue Tried resetting data, rebo...
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Superuser Contribution (Android)Playlists wont load

My app will not load playlists. I've erased all data, I've deleted and redownloaded the app, I've restarted my phone, etc. I will click on a playlist and it will not go past the loading symbol. I have been having this issue for weeks. I used to have ...

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  • My app will not load playlists. I've erased all data, I've deleted and redownloaded the app, I've restarted my phone, etc. I will click on a playlist and it will not go past the loading symbol. I hav...
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Superuser Contribution [Android] Search Your Library

PlanPremiumCountryIceland Device(Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra)Operating System(Android Oreo) My Question or IssueSpotify search through your library can't find some songs, I have tried to put Artist name or Song name both are not working. (For me - I cou...

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  • Plan Premium Country Iceland  Device (Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra) Operating System (Android Oreo)   My Question or Issue Spotify search through your library can't find some son...
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Superuser Contribution spotify start playing automatically

Hi,My phone starts playing spotify at random times in the middle of the night (between 4:00 and 6:00). It may happened after an update of my phone.PlanPremiumCountryNetherlandsDeviceSamsung Galaxy S9Operating SystemAndroid 10My Question or IssueHi,My...

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  • Hi, My phone starts playing spotify at random times in the middle of the night (between 4:00 and 6:00). It may happened after an update of my phone. Plan Premium Country Netherlands Device Sam...
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Superuser Contribution Car Subwoofer no longer playing from Spotify

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevice(Samsung Galaxy 9)Operating System(Android 10) My Question or IssueMy car Subwoofer used to work but as of today I can no longer get Spotify to play thru my sub. The tuner plays fine thru the sub just not spotify, so the...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Canada Device (Samsung Galaxy 9) Operating System (Android 10)   My Question or Issue My car Subwoofer used to work but as of today I can no longer get Sp...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Black screen in Liked songs playlist

PlanFreeCountryIndiaDeviceRealme Narzo 30 pro 5GOperating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueWhen I open my Liked songs playlist screen is black, no songs are visible. but my other playlists just work fine and all other songs are visible.

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  • Plan Free Country India Device Realme Narzo 30 pro 5G Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue When I open my Liked songs playlist screen is black, no songs are visible. but ...
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Superuser Contribution Scroll bar keeps disappearing

Premium userFinlandOnePlus 3T (ONEPLUS A3003_28_161213)OxygenOS 3.5.4Android 6.0.1 The handy scroll bar has been disappearing in a random fashion for a couple of days now. First it is there and the songlist is easily scrollable, then after some time ...

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  • Premium user Finland OnePlus 3T (ONEPLUS A3003_28_161213) OxygenOS 3.5.4 Android 6.0.1   The handy scroll bar has been disappearing in a random fashion for a couple of days now. First it i...
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Superuser Contribution [Android] Bluetooth controls don't work if Google Assistant is asked to play a song

Following on from a previous thread which is now flagged incorrectly as fixed, I am raising this issue once again so as to get it flagged and worked on. This was the previous thread... https://community.spotify.com/t5/Ongoing-Issues/Bluetooth-control...

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  • Following on from a previous thread which is now flagged incorrectly as fixed, I am raising this issue once again so as to get it flagged and worked on. This was the previous thread...   https...
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