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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 [Android][Developer] Never automatically begin playback of music.

Spotify automatically begins playback of music when connecting to bluetooth devices.Spotify automatically begins playback of music when connecting to bluetooth after a short delay, even when other apps are actively using the audio output.Spotify auto...

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  • Spotify automatically begins playback of music when connecting to bluetooth devices. Spotify automatically begins playback of music when connecting to bluetooth after a short delay, even when othe...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify app keeps crashing whenever connected to bluetooth earbuds (Jabra Elite 3)

PlanPremiumCountryMalaysiaDeviceOppo Reno 5 (5G)Operating SystemAndroid ColorOS 12 My Question or IssueHello everyone! I'm going through a big issue at the moment with my spotify application. For more context, previously when I use my bluetooth earbu...

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  • Plan Premium Country Malaysia Device Oppo Reno 5 (5G) Operating System Android ColorOS 12   My Question or Issue Hello everyone! I'm going through a big issue at the moment with my spo...
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Superuser Contribution "Lyrics" not available for any song in my account

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDeviceOnePlus 6Operating SystemAndroid 11 My Question or IssueI'm not able to see the "Lyrics" for any song in my account. I'm using a Spotify Premium Family, I've tried clearing the cache/data and also re-installed it multiple...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device OnePlus 6 Operating System Android 11   My Question or Issue I'm not able to see the "Lyrics" for any song in my account. I'm using a Spotify Premium ...
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Superuser Contribution Sick of Spotify playing ads at the start of podcasts

PlanPremiumCountryIrelandDeviceOnePlus 8TOperating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueAs a Premium CUSTOMER, I'm SICK of Spotify inserting ads at the beginning of Podcasts I subscribe to. Even WORSE, they are always FOREIGN LANGUAGE ads.... NB They...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ireland Device OnePlus 8T Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue As a Premium CUSTOMER, I'm SICK of Spotify inserting ads at the beginning of Podcasts ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Issue with spotify app, not able to play music, does not load anything

PlanPremiumCountryUruguayDeviceXiaomi Redmi Note 10Operating SystemMIUI Global 12.5.3, Android version 11 RKQ1.201022.002, Spotify version 8.6.64.1081, latest version available for everything My Question or IssueHello guys, I'm in need of some help h...

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  • Plan Premium Country Uruguay Device Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Operating System MIUI Global 12.5.3, Android version 11 RKQ1.201022.002, Spotify version 8.6.64.1081, latest version available for ever...
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Superuser Contribution [DISCUSSION] My ISP blocking Spotify on only Android!

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDevice(Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro)Operating System(Android 12) My Question or IssueSo, when i open Spotify on Android 12 in my case, I get a bottom banner of No Internet Connection Available, but still songs do plays and can search for ...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device (Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro) Operating System (Android 12)   My Question or Issue So, when i open Spotify on Android 12 in my case, I get a bottom banner of No...
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Superuser Contribution "Add Album to Playlist" has disappeared.

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDevice(Galaxy Note 9)Operating System(Android 10) My Question or IssueThe "Add Album to Playlist" under the 'three dot' banner is not showing for me. Any thoughts?

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  •   Plan Premium Country United States Device (Galaxy Note 9) Operating System (Android 10)   My Question or Issue The "Add Album to Playlist" under the 'three dot' banner is not s...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Can't play songs Android

PlanFree DevicePixel 4XLOperating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or Issue Hi, I have installed the Android Spotify App. Right now I am using Free mode. I alternate between Free and Paid from time to time. The issue is that I can not play my music by so...

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  •   Plan Free   Device Pixel 4XL Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue   Hi, I have installed the Android Spotify App. Right now I am using Free mode. I alte...
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Superuser Contribution Local files directly from device's internal storage

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlands DeviceSamsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G (SM-N986B)Operating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueRecently, a new feature got introduced; you can play local files directly from the internal storage of your device! Very hand...

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  • Plan Premium Country Netherlands   Device Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G (SM-N986B) Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue Recently, a new feature got introduced; yo...
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Superuser Contribution Lyrics not showing on mobile but showing on desktop

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceSamsung Galaxy J5 PrimeOperating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or IssueI can see the lyrics when I'm using Spotify on desktop but they aren't appearing on the mobile (same account). I tried using someone else's account ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue I can see the lyrics when I'm using Spotify on desktop but they aren't a...
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Superuser Contribution Podcasts not playing offline

Started using Spotify for podcasts. Downloaded some locally to listen on commute but they stop playing when I don't have a data connection. Music works fine offline. Premium Samsung S20+Android 10Canada

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  • Started using Spotify for podcasts. Downloaded some locally to listen on commute but they stop playing when I don't have a data connection. Music works fine offline.   Premium  Samsung S...
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Superuser Contribution Playing an album defaults to shuffle constantly

PremiumUSAGalaxy S10+Android 12My Question or IssueNear every time I open the Spotify app on my phone and select the first track on an album/playlist or anything else, it will not play in order. I look at the track, and sure enough, shuffle has been ...

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  • Premium USA Galaxy S10+ Android 12 My Question or Issue Near every time I open the Spotify app on my phone and select the first track on an album/playlist or anything else, it will not play in o...
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Superuser Contribution New features gone

PlanPremiumCountryEcuadorDevicePixel 4Operating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueI had new features like swipe to queue, playlist enhacement, pull down on my liked songs to search (now I have to touch the dots at the corner of the screen to then ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ecuador Device Pixel 4 Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue I had new features like swipe to queue, playlist enhacement, pull down on my liked songs ...
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Superuser Contribution Collaborative playlist is not updating new songs added by my friend

Hello, so I made a Collaborative playlist with my girlfriend, she added couple songs at the beginning and I could see them on my app without troubles, after many days she added like 20 songs and in my app I still only see 30 we had before she added n...

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  • Hello, so I made a Collaborative playlist with my girlfriend, she added couple songs at the beginning and I could see them on my app without troubles, after many days she added like 20 songs and in m...
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Superuser Contribution SOME songs not downloading

PlanPremiumCountryIreland DeviceSony Xperia X compactOperating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or IssueOnly some songs will not download. WiFi is on and plenty of free storage space on the phone. See screenshot

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  • Plan Premium Country Ireland  Device Sony Xperia X compact Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue Only some songs will not download.  WiFi is on and plent...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on Android will not see my Blutooth (OontZ)

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceSamsung Galaxy A51Operating SystemAndroid Version 12? My Question or IssueSo - everything was working fine for like 2+ years? I have an OontZ Angle 3XL ID speaker. Galaxy A51 phone. Pay for spotify and should have most upda...

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  •   Plan Premium Country USA Device Samsung Galaxy A51 Operating System Android Version 12?   My Question or Issue So - everything was working fine for like 2+ years? I have an Oon...
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Superuser Contribution Songs randomly playing

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceSamsung S22+Operating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueSpotify randomly plays all of the time. Even when the app is not opened. Especially when other applications are opened.

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Samsung S22+ Operating System Android   My Question or Issue Spotify randomly plays all of the time. Even when the app is not opened. Especially when oth...
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Superuser Contribution Why do songs I'm my Playlist that I create keep showing up in the up next section??? And how do fix

I have this problem on my android Samsung phone, which is a 5g device. Where when I shuffle my Playlist that I create on spotify reshuffles the songs I have previously played, I know this because whenever I check the up next section the same songs sh...

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  • I have this problem on my android Samsung phone, which is a 5g device. Where when I shuffle my Playlist that I create on spotify reshuffles the songs I have previously played, I know this because whe...
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Superuser Contribution Hidden song in Blend can't be unmasked and won't dissapear after weeks

PlanPremiumCountryFrance DeviceGalaxy S20 FROperating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueA person special to me created a Blend for her and me, since the beginning there was this stupid song that I only had listened to twice, I hid it thinking it w...

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  •  Plan Premium Country France   Device Galaxy S20 FR Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue A person special to me created a Blend for her and me, since the begin...
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