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New Android Feature: Swipe to queue songs

Android users voiced their feedback and Spotify has listened. This feature was previously only available in the iOS app. You can now swipe to queue songs in the Android app! This new feature is currently rolling out to Premium users so you should see...

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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 Playing music on other devices causes Android screen wake if the app is open

PlanPremiumCountryNew ZealandDeviceXiaomi Mi MixOperating SystemAndroid 8.0.0 My Question or IssueIf the Android Spotify app is open, and music is played on another device on the same Spotify account, the Android Spotify app will cause screenwakes at...

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  • Plan Premium Country New Zealand Device Xiaomi Mi Mix Operating System Android 8.0.0   My Question or Issue If the Android Spotify app is open, and music is played on another device on...
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Music regularly stops playback when listening to downloaded tracks

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceSamsung Galaxy 9Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or IssueWhen playing downloaded tracks from my likes songs playlist it will randomly pause song for 2-20 seconds. Happens every time I try to listen to music. My ap...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device Samsung Galaxy 9 Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue When playing downloaded tracks from my likes songs playlist it will randomly pau...
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Spotify on Chromebook OS not syncing playlist

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceLenovo Yoga Chromebook C630Operating SystemChrome OS 77.0.3865.105 My Question or IssueI am unable to sync my playlists on my Chromebook. I had both my Windows Laptop (which has my local files that are in my playl...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 Operating System Chrome OS 77.0.3865.105   My Question or Issue I am unable to sync my playlists on my Chromebook....
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Spotify for Chrome OS not syncing Playlists

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceLenovo Yoga Chromebook C630Operating SystemChrome OS 77.0.3865.105My Question or IssueSo I downloaded Spotify off the Play Store on my chromebook, logged in and went to sync my playlist with my other laptop. I mad...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 Operating System Chrome OS 77.0.3865.105 My Question or Issue So I downloaded Spotify off the Play Store on my chromeboo...
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Audio and app problems?

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceOnePlus 7 ProOperating SystemOxygen OS10 My Question or IssueTwo things:1.: Since some days, Spotify's volume is EXTREMELY faint, when I use the app in my car on aux. What happened? Did I accidentally change some settin...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device OnePlus 7 Pro Operating System Oxygen OS10   My Question or Issue Two things: 1.: Since some days, Spotify's volume is EXTREMELY faint, when I use ...
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Android app audio not as good as ios

I have been trying to find some really good in ear headphones for a while and I just bought the Sony WF-1000XM3. I was testing them out and was comparing them to my gf:s powerbeats pro. The Beats were substantially better when I was running the Sonys...

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  • I have been trying to find some really good in ear headphones for a while and I just bought the Sony WF-1000XM3. I was testing them out and was comparing them to my gf:s powerbeats pro. The Beats wer...
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App not working on Fire HD 6

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceFire HD 6 (4th generation)Operating SystemFireOS 5.6.10 My Question or IssueI'm having trouble using the app. I tap the bottom right Icon to bring up my library, then click "Artists." I scroll down to the artist that I want...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Fire HD 6 (4th generation) Operating System FireOS 5.6.10   My Question or Issue I'm having trouble using the app.  I tap the bottom right Icon t...
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stuck waiting to download

PlanPremiumCountryUKDevice(Samsung Galaxy 9)Operating System(Android Oreo) My Question or IssueSpotify App worked fine yesterday and for the past year or so. Now won't download. Constantly says waiting to download, occasionally it starts to download ...

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  •   Plan Premium Country UK Device (Samsung Galaxy 9) Operating System (Android Oreo)   My Question or Issue Spotify App worked fine yesterday and for the past year or so. Now...
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Dislike missing from Daily Mix

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueThe ability to dislike songs in the daily mix playlist is mostly missing. Most of the time th...

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Notification Tray Issues

PlanPremiumCountryUS DeviceSamsung Galaxy S10+ Operating SystemAndroid 9.0One UI 1.1 My Question or IssueThe heart icon or dislike in the notification drawer no longer works. It doesn't add the song to my library, nor it like or dislike the song.

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  • Plan Premium Country US   Device Samsung Galaxy S10+   Operating System Android 9.0 One UI 1.1   My Question or Issue The heart icon or dislike in the notification drawer ...
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Can't login on android app

I have the same problem whenever I install any update on my phone that logs me out of Spotify. My email and password I know works because I login on the Spotify website no problem. When I try to click the email link it sends it constantly says expire...

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  • I have the same problem whenever I install any update on my phone that logs me out of Spotify. My email and password I know works because I login on the Spotify website no problem. When I try to clic...
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Solved!! Unable to disable Waze integration

PlanPremiumCountryIsraelDevicePixel 1Operating SystemAndroid Pie (9)Android App Version:8.5.27.957 My Question or IssueHi, It seems that Waze integration collides with Google Assistant and therefore I want to disable it. I disabled it from Waze's sid...

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel Device Pixel 1 Operating System Android Pie (9) Android App Version: 8.5.27.957   My Question or Issue Hi,   It seems that Waze integration collide...
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“Okay Google, play my music” for Google Home speakers

All of my Google Home speakers have this problem. I have all 3 of Google's speakers, the small, medium and large one and this happens on my Pixel phone as well. It used to play my "My Liked Songs" in order of newest to oldest. So that song that you j...

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scrobbling offline/caching not working?

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceHuawei Honor 6xOperating SystemAndroid 7 My Question or IssueSo yesterday i was forced into listening to music offline by having no reception but the app didn't cache my songs and did not scrobble them later. I can only...

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Superuser Contribution Skipping!!

Why has Spotify decided to start randomly pausing in the middle of a song now? Have never had a problem on my GS8 before a few days ago, now it will randomly pause in the middle of a song and not restart until I pick up the phone wake up the screen s...

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Solved!! All songs by artist on Mobile

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePixel XLOperating SystemAndroid 10 My Question or IssueI'm trying to play a song by an artist but I don't remember the name of the song. So I searched the artist but it will only show me certain categories like their top 5 ...

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Artists Unfollowed

PlanPremiumCountryU.S.A.DeviceSamsung Galaxy S10Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 (Pie)My Question or IssueI have noticed that ever since I hit 1110 artists followed on spotify, any time I try to follow a new artist, one of my old artists becomes unfollowe...

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Car view

PlanPremiumCountryIsraelDeviceSamsung Galaxy note 9 My Question or IssueI did a clean uninstull of the App and then installed Spotify again and still I don't have the option to switch on automatic car view, it doesn't even appear in the options of th...

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel Device Samsung Galaxy note 9   My Question or Issue I did a clean uninstull of the App and then installed Spotify again and still I don't have the option to...
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Playlists not visible under library after upgrading to premium

PlanPremiumDeviceSony Z5 CompactOperating SystemAndroid 7.1.1 My Question or IssueMy Playlists are not visible under my library on the android app after upgrading to premium. They, however, do show up on the web player. Anybody know how to fix this?

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  •   Plan Premium Device Sony Z5 Compact Operating System Android 7.1.1   My Question or Issue My Playlists are not visible under my library on the android app after upgrading to prem...
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Moto G6 Installed Spotify Premium, no music sound

PlanFree/PremiumCountryUSADevice(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)Android 9 PieMy Question or IssueInstalled Spotify, and now under settings Media Volume control is whited out an...

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