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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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Spotify keeps rebooting when changing songs

PlanPremiumCountryFinlandDeviceAcer Iconia A3-A20Operating SystemAndroid Kitkat 4.4.2 My Question or IssueAt least when playing music in playlist mode, Spotify restarts after a few song changes (swipes). Music stops, green spotify-logo appears on the...

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  • Plan Premium Country Finland Device Acer Iconia A3-A20 Operating System Android Kitkat 4.4.2   My Question or Issue At least when playing music in playlist mode, Spotify restarts after...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify keeps playing after i pause it

CountryU.S.DeviceSamsung Galaxy S8+QuestionSpotify keeps playing my music after I pause it, only does this when I'm connected to my BT speaker??

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  • Country U.S. Device Samsung Galaxy S8+ Question Spotify keeps playing my music after I pause it, only does this when I'm connected to my BT speaker??
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Superuser Contribution Spotify not showing up as a Google Home App's media account

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDeviceXiaomi Pocophone F1Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or IssueWhen I try to use Spotify with my Google Home(Sony LF-SF50G) it complaints that I have to link my account first, but when I go to media accounts in the Ho...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue When I try to use Spotify with my Google Home(Sony LF-SF50G) it complaints tha...
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Keeps reverting to playing a list of songs I did not select....

I use premium plan. No matter what I choose to play on my Android after the song I chose plays the player reverts to play a list of songs I have not chosen.

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  • I use premium plan. No matter what I choose to play on my Android after the song I chose plays the player reverts to play a list of songs I have not chosen.   
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Spotify on speakers is broken

Spotify will mute songs exactly halfway through when I am playing them through my Sony SRS-XB10 speaker. I have tried reinstalling but it does not change anything. Very frustrating for an app just meant to play music. PlanPremiumCountryUSA DeviceMoto...

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  • Spotify will mute songs exactly halfway through when I am playing them through my Sony SRS-XB10 speaker. I have tried reinstalling but it does not change anything. Very frustrating for an app just me...
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Newest update but no design change

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDevice(Huawei P10)Operating System(Android 8.0.0/EMUI 8.0.0) My Question or IssueWhy do i have the old spotify player design (look at the screenshot) and how can i change this?Everyone of my friends has the new design. By the...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device (Huawei P10) Operating System (Android 8.0.0/EMUI 8.0.0)   My Question or Issue Why do i have the old spotify player design (look at the screenshot)...
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Can't play greyed songs.

PlanFreeCountry - India DeviceMoto X PlayOperating SystemAndroid 7.1.1 My Question or IssueI m not able to play greyed songs from playlist idk why, it shows "Playing" but seconds is always 0. There r lot of songs I mean 90% songs aren't playable from...

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  • Plan Free Country - India   Device Moto X Play Operating System Android 7.1.1   My Question or Issue I m not able to play greyed songs from playlist idk why, it shows "Playing" bu...
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My downloaded albums tab won't load

My Question or IssueWhen I open the tab to go to my albums I get the loading animation, and then it forces closed... if it helps I just upgraded to an S10. Never had this issue before.

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  • My Question or Issue When I open the tab to go to my albums I get the loading animation, and then it forces closed... if it helps I just upgraded to an S10. Never had this issue before.  
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Renaming entries in the user’s library

PlanPremiumOperating SystemAndroid When one adds an album to the local library, that entry may be listed under the name of the album, the given name/surname of the composer, the given name/surname of the performer, etc. Thus, while the library entrie...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Android   When one adds an album to the local library, that entry may be listed under the name of the album, the given name/surname of the composer, the given ...
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Solved!! "Delete cache and saved data" not in my settings

"Delete cache and saved data""Delete cache and saved data""Delete cache and saved data"None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help.PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceMoto G P...

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  • "Delete cache and saved data""Delete cache and saved data""Delete cache and saved data"None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and...
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"Add to Playlist" playlist sort

So I know I can sort the playlists and I managed to display them as CUSTOM like I like it, however when I go and add a song to one of my playlists they are always sorted by the last playlist choosed. Just to clarify, it's not the playlists menu, it's...

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  • So I know I can sort the playlists and I managed to display them as CUSTOM like I like it, however when I go and add a song to one of my playlists they are always sorted by the last playlist choosed....
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Compartir lo que escucho en Instagram storys

PlanPremiumCountryUruguayDeviceHuawei Y9 2019Operating SystemAndroid Oreo 8 My Question or IssueNo me aparece la opción de compartir lo que estoy escuchando en mis historias de Instagram. Tengo la versión más reciente de ambas aplicaciones, y ya prob...

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  • Plan Premium Country Uruguay Device Huawei Y9 2019 Operating System Android Oreo 8   My Question or Issue No me aparece la opción de compartir lo que estoy escuchando en mis historias ...
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Playing from a filtered search result not working properly

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevice Samsung Galaxy 9Operating SystemAndroid OreoMy Question or IssueEverything seemed to work just very fine untill the recent update with the design changes, before I used to scroll a bit in my songs list so that the searc...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device  Samsung Galaxy 9 Operating System Android Oreo My Question or Issue Everything seemed to work just very fine untill the recent update wi...
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Downloading and downloading again

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDeviceSamsung Galaxy J7 MaxOperating SystemAndroid Even if downloaded the playlists multiple times, in the following two days it redownloads my playlists as if I have infinite data.

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  • Plan Premium Country Turkey Device Samsung Galaxy J7 Max Operating System Android     Even if downloaded the playlists multiple times, in the following two days it redownloads my ...
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App keeps crashing

PlanPremiumCountryThe Netherlands DeviceSamsung galaxy S8Operating System Android Oreo 8.0 My Question or IssueSince a couple of hours my app keeps crashing. I play a song and open up the tab by clicking ^ and then the screen turns grey. The app will...

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  •   Plan Premium Country The Netherlands  Device Samsung galaxy S8 Operating System  Android Oreo 8.0   My Question or Issue Since a couple of hours my app keeps cra...
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Some others music won't stop to interrupt my music

PlanPremiumCountrySwitzerland DeviceSamsung Galaxy s10 (had the same problem with the 9)Operating System My Question or IssueHi I have issues with my spotify for some times now. When I am listening my playlist in my phone, suddenly my music is interr...

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  • Plan Premium Country Switzerland  Device Samsung Galaxy s10 (had the same problem with the 9) Operating System     My Question or Issue Hi 🙂 I have issues with my spotify...
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Superuser Contribution Car View Problem

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceHonour 4x and Huawei P20Operating SystemAndroidMy Question or IssueMy old Honour 4x successfuly switches to car view when connected to my car's bluetooth but my Huawei P20 does not. The car bluetooth is provided by a 3rd par...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Honour 4x and Huawei P20 Operating System Android My Question or Issue My old Honour 4x successfuly switches to car view when connected to my car's bluetooth b...
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colored Notifications

PlanPremiumCountryNorwayDeviceSamsung Galaxy 9Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or IssueMy spotify notifications are colored to the album. I dont really like this. is there any way to turn this off? Like turn it to white or black?

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  • Plan Premium Country Norway Device Samsung Galaxy 9 Operating System Android Pie    My Question or Issue My spotify notifications are colored to the album. I dont really like th...
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Solved!! Lock Screen Issues: Pausing/Playing

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceSamsung Galaxy 9My Question or IssueWhenever I'm playing music, I often pause it at work to listen to coworkers and then quickly resume using either the lock screen menu or the play button on the actual headphones. This was ...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Samsung Galaxy 9 My Question or Issue Whenever I'm playing music, I often pause it at work to listen to coworkers and then quickly resume using either the lock s...
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Moving Spotify from Old Cellphone to New

Plan = PremiumCountry = USA DeviceOld Device - Samsung Note 3New Device - Samsung Note 9 Operating System = Android Oreo My Question or IssueMy client has Spotify on their Note 3 smartphone, and has downloaded literally thousands of songs, primarily ...

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  • Plan = Premium Country = USA   Device Old Device - Samsung Note 3 New Device - Samsung Note 9   Operating System = Android Oreo   My Question or Issue My client has Sp...
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