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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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I can not link my account to facebook

HiI tried to share my playlist on facebook but there is a message that my account on spoitfy is linked to another account. I do not even know what it means. I have always had this account, but spoitfy can not connect me to facebook. RegardsRicky Sind...

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  • Hi I tried to share my playlist on facebook but there is a message that my account on spoitfy is linked to another account. I do not even know what it means. I have always had this account, but spoi...
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Pictures not loading

I have a premium account in spotify and since I singed up as a premium member the images of every song I hear doesn't load. What I mean is, I am paying for a service and I expect it to work as perfect as possible. If you don't solve this problem I wi...

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  • I have a premium account in spotify and since I singed up as a premium member the images of every song I hear doesn't load. What I mean is, I am paying for a service and I expect it to work as perfec...
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Add support for Google ChromeCast

Spotify will not cast to either Chromcast device from my Android after I linked the app to my PS4. It seems I also can not forget a connected device.

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  • Spotify will not cast to either Chromcast device from my Android after I linked the app to my PS4. It seems I also can not forget a connected device.
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How do I stop shuffle in a playlist I have created?

I created a playlist and want to play it in order. I can do this on my computer but not on my Samsung 8 Android. How do I turn the shuffle function off on the phone app?

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  • I created a playlist and want to play it in order.  I can do this on my computer but not on my Samsung 8 Android.  How do I turn the shuffle function off on the phone app?
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Huawei lockscreen problem

HiOn my Huawei P9 plus spotify controls don't appear in the lockscreen I tried to turn on keep on lockscreen in the notifications settings and I also tried to uninstall and reinstall spotify but nothing happenedAny solutions?

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  • Hi On my Huawei P9 plus spotify controls don't appear in the lockscreen  I tried to turn on keep on lockscreen in the notifications settings and I also tried to uninstall and reinstall spotify...
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spotify does not respond

I have deleted Spotify 5 times and until it doesen't work. Need help pls!!Thx

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  • I have deleted Spotify 5 times and until it doesen't work.  Need help pls!! Thx
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Commercial after every second song

I use Spotify Free and the voice says 'watch this spot for 30 minutes without commercials'. But after every second song there's one and it's unskippable and so annoying. Does anyone else have this problem and knows how to solve it?

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  • I use Spotify Free and the voice says 'watch this spot for 30 minutes without commercials'. But after every second song there's one and it's unskippable and so annoying. Does anyone else have this pr...
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Spotify elimina mi musica descargada

Me gustaria saber cual es la razon por la que Spotify elimina mis canciones descargadas una y otra vez sin motivo aparente. Cada vez que vuelvo a descargarlas al dia siguiente aparecen eliminidas. No he descargado musica en mas de tres dispositivos, ...

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  • Me gustaria saber cual es la razon por la que Spotify elimina mis canciones descargadas una y otra vez sin motivo aparente. Cada vez que vuelvo a descargarlas al dia siguiente aparecen eliminidas. No...
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Songs get deleted from SD Card

Every now and again, I open my app just to see my songs are not downloaded on my phone. When I go to see the storage, I see it has changed from SD Card to Internal Memory. Why does this keep happening? My SD Card is encripted, maybe that has to do wi...

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  • Every now and again, I open my app just to see my songs are not downloaded on my phone. When I go to see the storage, I see it has changed from SD Card to Internal Memory. Why does this keep happenin...
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Missing music

I have spotify on my android and on my desktop at work. I noticed tons of my downloaded offline music was missing from my library on my phone. They are still showing up on my desktop however. If I remove and re-add the song on my desktop, it shows ba...

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  • I have spotify on my android and on my desktop at work.  I noticed tons of my downloaded offline music was missing from my library on my phone.  They are still showing up on my desktop howe...
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Fix your platform

After years of just dealing with the same constant issues with the Android App for Spotify I decided to check to see if there were fixes available. In searching for them online I found links with Solved: in front of them. Horray! Except none of the i...

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  • After years of just dealing with the same constant issues with the Android App for Spotify I decided to check to see if there were fixes available. In searching for them online I found links with Sol...
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Can't play songs after downloading

After I've downloaded songs, I can't play them anymore at offline mode. This only happens if I save data on SD card, but if it's on phone memory I can play song in offline mode. I tried to check why this happens and it gave me this. [ http://prntscr....

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  • After I've downloaded songs, I can't play them anymore at offline mode. This only happens if I save data on SD card, but if it's on phone memory I can play song in offline mode. I tried to check why ...
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My Spotify used all 1gb of my data downloading songs marked to download while in offline mode.

Hey, so as you can see, Spotify used all 1GB of my data downloading music while set to offline mode. I am really annoyed about this as it has ruined my plan to stream my going to Cardiff to trainspot this weekend. I'm PAYG with Vodafone so cannot jus...

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  • Hey, so as you can see, Spotify used all 1GB of my data downloading music while set to offline mode. I am really annoyed about this as it has ruined my plan to stream my going to Cardiff to trainspot...
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Keeps stopping and skipping songs

So I'm listenin to a podcast when it keeps stopping and then goes to a random episode, so I thought mathe it's just the podcast not working so I try listening to music (Rupual) and again it keeps stopping and starting and also it keeps skipping song....

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  • So I'm listenin to a podcast when it keeps stopping and then goes to a random episode, so I thought mathe it's just the podcast not working so I try listening to music (Rupual) and again it keeps sto...
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switching country

hello spotifymy parents are divorced and i currently live with my mom in the Netherlands. My dad lives in the USA and he bought a family account. I cannot log in on that family account because i cannot change my country.please help me

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  • hello spotify my parents are divorced and i currently live with my mom in the Netherlands. My dad lives in the USA and he bought a family account. I cannot log in on that family account because i ca...
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Download to SD card

I have a nokia 6. I just got a 200gb SD card and I would like to store my Spotify music on it because the internal storage of my phone is not big enough. I have tried downloading older versions of Spotify that were supposed to allow you to change the...

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  • I have a nokia 6. I just got a 200gb SD card and I would like to store my Spotify music on it because the internal storage of my phone is not big enough. I have tried downloading older versions of Sp...
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Shuffle all songs

Why am I unable to shuffle all songs, it seems to just choose the top 50-100 songs in whatever category i choose to organize my songs by. i.e. if I am ordering them by title, then I will only be shuffling amongst songs with a title starting with 'A'

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  • Why am I unable to shuffle all songs, it seems to just choose the top 50-100 songs in whatever category i choose to organize my songs by. i.e. if I am ordering them by title, then I will only be shuf...
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Solved!! Imported iTunes Playlist - most tracks greyed out.

Device: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (UK), Android 7.1.1 (fully up to date).Spotify version: 8.4.35.152 armV7 I recently switched from Apple Music to Spotify Premium. I imported a 1600+ song iTunes playlist into the Windows 10 spotify app and everything was...

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  • Device: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (UK), Android 7.1.1 (fully up to date). Spotify version: 8.4.35.152 armV7   I recently switched from Apple Music to Spotify Premium. I imported a 1600+ song iTun...
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Problema con modo offline y loggin

Tenia Spotify loggeado en cuenta premium en modo offline, reinicie mi mobil (Moto G4 Plus) y cuando volvi a ejecutar Spotify cerro la sesion y no me deja loggearme, mostrando un mensaje de: Tu configuracion esta en modo offline, mostrando 2 opciones,...

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  • Tenia Spotify loggeado en cuenta premium en modo offline, reinicie mi mobil (Moto G4 Plus) y cuando volvi a ejecutar Spotify cerro la sesion y no me deja loggearme, mostrando un mensaje de: Tu config...
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Is there an option to disable the "Behind the Lyrics" while keeping regular lyrics enabled?

I love that they added genius lyrics to the mobile app but I can only see them half the time since it's taking the time to tell me about the song.Is there any way to just see the lyrics? I've been looking for months. Thanks

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  • I love that they added genius lyrics to the mobile app but I can only see them half the time since it's taking the time to tell me about the song. Is there any way to just see the lyrics? I've been ...
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