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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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New Your Library view

Spotify has introduced a new version of Your Library to mobile users of the iOS and Android apps. Come on over to the main Community thread to get an overview of what's new and share your feedback: New Your Library view (iOS & Android)

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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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My songs are saved but when I go into artist page they arent saved

Okay so this isnt an android specific question and sorry for lack of better wording idk how to word this question properly. But, on my spotify account i've had this problem where I'll have an artists song/album saved to my liked songs, but when I go ...

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  • Okay so this isnt an android specific question and sorry for lack of better wording idk how to word this question properly. But, on my spotify account i've had this problem where I'll have an artists...
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Music Won't Stream

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesDeviceMoto G5 PlusOperating SystemAndroid 7.0 My Question or IssueBasically, when I'm at school, music will not stream. It does, however, work if I play all the music individually at home. It's almost as if I'm "downloadin...

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  • Plan Free Country United States Device Moto G5 Plus Operating System Android 7.0   My Question or Issue Basically, when I'm at school, music will not stream. It does, however, work if ...
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No playlist button in library

PlanPremiumCountryMalaysia DeviceSamsung galaxy s10+Operating SystemAndroid pie My Question or IssueJust got this phone and downloaded spotify. But in my library, the playlist overview is gone.. my previous phone has it.. why? Based on the screenshot...

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  • Plan Premium Country Malaysia   Device Samsung galaxy s10+ Operating System Android  pie   My Question or Issue Just got this phone and downloaded spotify. But in my library...
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Dislike button disappeared everywhere

PlanPremiumDevicelenovo K50-t5Operating SystemAndroid 5 My Question or IssueThere used to be a dislike button (a crossed circle), but now there's no such button. Not on desktop app, not in web, not on android app. It's not in playlists, not in radio,...

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  • Plan Premium Device lenovo K50-t5 Operating System Android 5   My Question or Issue There used to be a dislike button (a crossed circle), but now there's no such button. Not on desktop a...
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Superuser Contribution I can't share my spotify playlists on Intagram stories/feed. As an artist, I realy need this resourc

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  
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Saved album, now liked album is confusing

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDevice( Pixel phone and PCOperating System(Android 9 and Windows 10) My Question or IssueApparently Spotify included the liked button (heart) and then removed the button save album in the library.At home we also have YouTube mu...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Spain Device ( Pixel phone and PC Operating System (Android 9 and Windows 10)   My Question or Issue Apparently Spotify included the liked button (heart) a...
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Ability to migrate topics

This is actually not an Android question, but I don't know where else I should post this. I often see different topics that are pretty similar. Should'nt these topics migrate to one big topic?

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  • This is actually not an Android question, but I don't know where else I should post this.   I often see different topics that are pretty similar. Should'nt these topics migrate to one big topi...
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Superuser Contribution Waiting to Download

Everytime I leave wifi, my phone says 'waiting to download'. It also deletes random songs, which it then redownloads when I go back to wifi. PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceSamsung Galaxy S9+Operating SystemAndroid

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  • Everytime I leave wifi, my phone says 'waiting to download'. It also deletes random songs, which it then redownloads when I go back to wifi.   Plan Premium Country UK Device Samsung Galax...
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Superuser Contribution Problems Spotify after Android update

Hi everybody! After the last total (Android) update on my Huawei P20 Lite, I have several issues with my spotify premium. At first, it did not start at all, leaving me with a black screen and then totally shutting down Spotify while trying to open it...

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  • Hi everybody! After the last total (Android) update on my Huawei P20 Lite, I have several issues with my spotify premium. At first, it did not start at all, leaving me with a black screen and then to...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Save album button disappeared

Somehow the save album button disappeared. It was there a couple of weeks ago but now I can't find it anywhere. I've been all over the app and its gone.PlanPremiumCountryUsaDeviceGoogle pixelOperating SystemAndroid 10Spotify 8.5.24.762My Question or ...

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  • Somehow the save album button disappeared. It was there a couple of weeks ago but now I can't find it anywhere. I've been all over the app and its gone. Plan Premium Country Usa Device Google p...
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Sort Library

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceNokia 7 plusOperating SystemAndroid OreoMy Question or IssueCan you please fix so I can choose which way to sort my Library. Either like now with recently listend on top OR like how I sort it om my computer. Pleeeeease?

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device Nokia 7 plus Operating System Android Oreo My Question or Issue Can you please fix so I can choose which way to sort my Library. Either like now with ...
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PlanPremium DeviceXiaomi redmi note 4Operating SystemLatest Android My Question or IssueSo I open up artists section to choose what to play. When I click an artist, the app freezes for 10 seconds+ and meanwhile I cant do anything. If I go from artist...

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  •   Plan Premium   Device Xiaomi redmi note 4 Operating System Latest Android   My Question or Issue So I open up artists section to choose what to play. When I click an artist...
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Discography out of order

Across multiple Android devices & Chromebook Since the last update, the discography for some artists has the albums out of order. This is very frustrating.

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  • Across multiple Android devices & Chromebook   Since the last update, the discography for some artists has the albums out of order. This is very frustrating.  
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Spotify starts to play automatically whenever connected to Bluetooth.

Anyone else having problems after the recent update with Spotify automatically playing music as soon as any bluetooth connection is established? It is really annoying!

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  • Anyone else having problems after the recent update with Spotify automatically playing music as soon as any bluetooth connection is established? It is really annoying!
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Solved!! Hijacked

Okay, you I regular listen to Spotify, and today I opened it I clicked on one of my playlist and it started playing a different song that I've never listened to and everytime I click back on one of my songs it reroute me to that song every like 6 to ...

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  • Okay, you I regular listen to Spotify, and today I opened it I clicked on one of my playlist and it started playing a different song that I've never listened to and everytime I click back on one of m...
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[Android TV] Oreo Sony TV enters a single "K" whenever a search is started

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceSony Bravia 900fOperating SystemAndroid TV Oreo My Question or IssueSince the Oreo update (which thankfully fixed the stuttering/crashing issues) brought with it a new issue: Every time I go to enter a search using the onscr...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Sony Bravia 900f Operating System Android TV Oreo   My Question or Issue Since the Oreo update (which thankfully fixed the stuttering/crashing issues) br...
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Can't see downloaded songs in new playlist view

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceSamsung Galaxy S8Operating SystemAndroid 9 Pie My Question or IssueWhen I used to go to an album which I had songs from it in some of my own playlists which I had locally downloaded on my phone, I would see a small green...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device Samsung Galaxy S8 Operating System Android 9 Pie   My Question or Issue When I used to go to an album which I had songs from it in some of my own pla...
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Can't skip ads

PlanFreeCountryAustraliaDeviceSamsung Galaxy S10Operating SystemAndroid 9 Pie My Question or IssuePlease see the attachment, I'm unable to skip ads as the icon is greyed out. I'm using the latest version of android and the latest version of spotify 8...

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  • Plan Free Country Australia Device Samsung Galaxy S10 Operating System Android 9 Pie   My Question or Issue Please see the attachment, I'm unable to skip ads as the icon is greyed out....
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Multiple songs from the same artist wont play

PlanPremiumCountryUkDeviceSamsung Galaxy 8Operating system Android Oreo My Question or Issue I have a playlist with over 1000 songs in it some artist imagine dragons for example has 50+ songs ordered in artist format but will only play about 10-20 wh...

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  • Plan Premium Country Uk Device Samsung Galaxy 8 Operating system  Android Oreo   My Question or Issue  I have a playlist with over 1000 songs in it some artist imagine d...
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Superuser Contribution When switching between WiFi to data, or vice versa, Spotify will stop playing music.

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceNexus 5Operating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or IssueWhen switching between WiFi and data, Spotify will stop playing the song I'm listening to without crashing or freezing. Pausing then playing does nothing and skipping ...

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  • P lan Premium Country USA Device Nexus 5 Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue When switching between WiFi and data, Spotify will stop playing the song I'm listenin...
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