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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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Connected Devices

Listening to Spotify on android I am constantly interrupted with a message 'you are listening on laptop-'. I'm not I'm listening on my phone anyone have any idea how to solve this it is so annoying it pops up every time I listen to a new song or try ...

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  • Listening to Spotify on android I am constantly interrupted with a message 'you are listening on laptop-'. I'm not I'm listening on my phone anyone have any idea how to solve this it is so annoying i...
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I can´t play my Daily Mix.

Hi, When I press on a song, the app doesn't do anything. I can play my playlist without a problem.

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  • Hi,   When I press on a song, the app doesn't do anything. I can play my playlist without a problem. 
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Keep having to download ALL my songs daily!

This has been happening for the last 2 weeks and it's driving me insane! Every morning I have to download all my songs and play lists. Why is this happening?

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  • This has been happening for the last 2 weeks and it's driving me insane! Every morning I have to download all my songs and play lists. Why is this happening?
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Playlist Offline

I have the premium version. I'm down my playlist, but when I'm offline it appears as unavailable. What to do?

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  • I have the premium version. I'm down my playlist, but when I'm offline it appears as unavailable. What to do?
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When suggest. to view ad for 30min free music, it doesn't start the ad and just hangs itself up.

The ad in the title spells "Learn more". Other ads work fine.I'm on android Galaxy S8. Problem is network independent (GSM, WIFI work and home)It's not enough to kill the app. I need to force the stoppage of the spotify app in the app window)

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  • The ad in the title spells "Learn more". Other ads work fine. I'm on android Galaxy S8.  Problem is network independent (GSM, WIFI work and home) It's not enough to kill the app. I need to fo...
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Turned off phone, now all songs need to be downloaded again?

Is there any way around this? All the files are still safely stored on my SD card, why is there no option to check for files similar to what steam has? There's a reason why I use offline mode.

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  • Is there any way around this? All the files are still safely stored on my SD card, why is there no option to check for files similar to what steam has? There's a reason why I use offline mode.
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Android Auto - Navigating to Albums takes you to what is currently playing

I have just installed a Kenwood DMX 7017 DABs head unit with Android Auto in my car. When navigating Spotify, I go to Your library and the click on Albums, but it just takes you to the what is playing screen and not to albums. It's fine to go to Play...

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  • I have just installed a Kenwood DMX 7017 DABs head unit with Android Auto in my car. When navigating Spotify, I go to Your library and the click on Albums, but it just takes you to the what is playin...
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Cannot sort playlist by recently added

Hello,Just got an Samsung Galaxy S8. In the spotfy app the songs in playlist does not show correct sorting when I choose sort playlist by recently added. This works perfect on all other devices I have installed spotify on. Tried to delete cache and s...

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  • Hello, Just got an Samsung Galaxy S8. In the spotfy app the songs in playlist does not show correct sorting when I choose sort playlist by recently added. This works perfect on all other devices I h...
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Premium isn´t applying in my device (android)

Recently a purchased a gift card and renovated my premium account. I did this in my computer, and it worked perfectly. But in my phone (android) it´s still a normal basic account. I tried logging out, and closing the app but it still doesn´t work. HE...

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  • Recently a purchased a gift card and renovated my premium account. I did this in my computer, and it worked perfectly. But in my phone (android) it´s still a normal basic account. I tried logging out...
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Welcome mix

How do I remove an artist from my welcome mix?

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Spotify app becomes unresponsive when switching to other apps

The app works great, until I start doing other things on my phone. If I start using another app, and then return to the Spotify app, it becomes unresponsive (can't pause music, change music, etc), but the music continues to play. I've tried doing a c...

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  • The app works great, until I start doing other things on my phone. If I start using another app, and then return to the Spotify app, it becomes unresponsive (can't pause music, change music, etc...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 - Keeps Asking "You Are Listening on..."

On my Samsung Galaxy S8+ it keeps asking me when I open the app "You are listening on" Galaxy S8+ and then gives a green "Continue" button or writing below "LISTEN ON THIS PHONE". I've signed out of all instances of Spotify using the web login and I'...

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  • On my Samsung Galaxy S8+ it keeps asking me when I open the app "You are listening on" Galaxy S8+ and then gives a green "Continue" button or writing below "LISTEN ON THIS PHONE".  I've signed o...
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Solved!! Having trouble switching storage to SD card

Okay, I've already read a bunch of other posts about how to do this, but I'm not having a whole lot of luck. When I go to storage in settings in the spotify app, I can see the sd card that I want it to store to, but it is grayed out. What is the deal...

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  • Okay, I've already read a bunch of other posts about how to do this, but I'm not having a whole lot of luck. When I go to storage in settings in the spotify app, I can see the sd card that I want it ...
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Reproduce en mi auto sin permiso

Tengo un iphone y cada vez que se conecta al Bluetooth del auto, arranca la aplicacion de spotify aunque este cerrada. Que debo hacer?

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  • Tengo un iphone y cada vez que se conecta al Bluetooth del auto, arranca la aplicacion de spotify aunque este cerrada. Que debo hacer?
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Downloaded songs always delete from SD card

Hello, I am new to this forum. So I have a lot of music that I have been saving on my Galaxy S5 (android version 6.0.1) for a while now, but it got to the point where I don't have enough space to download any more. Easy solution; I bought a 128gb SD ...

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  • Hello, I am new to this forum.   So I have a lot of music that I have been saving on my Galaxy S5 (android version 6.0.1) for a while now, but it got to the point where I don't have enough spa...
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cant reach to downloaded songs on the external storage card

Hello, I am using samsung s4. A few days ago I chosed the external disk as the new song downloading place. Because the phone has no more space. But now I can not listen to songs when I'm offline. The phone or spotify programme does not recognized son...

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  • Hello, I am using samsung s4. A few days ago I chosed the external disk as the new song downloading place. Because the phone has no more space. But now I can not listen to songs when I'm offline...
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Solved!! Music player doesn't show up on lockscreen ( Huawei P9 )

Since an update on the Huawei P9, the music player from Spotify doesn't show up anymore. Does anyone else has this too?

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  • Since an update on the Huawei P9, the music player from Spotify doesn't show up anymore. Does anyone else has this too?
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Spotify Stops Playing Randomly Android

Spotify Premium stops playing randomly in the middle of songs. I have tried clean installing the app multiple times, but nothing works. Very frustrating.

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  • Spotify Premium stops playing randomly in the middle of songs.  I have tried clean installing the app multiple times, but nothing works.  Very frustrating.
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30 minutes ad causing Spotify to freeze

I know I'm not the only one with this problem. I'm just voicing my complaint like everyone else. 30 minutes free ad loads up, doesn't even get a chance to start playing and instead causes the whole app to crash. Upon reloading Spotify, the app is sti...

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  • I know I'm not the only one with this problem. I'm just voicing my complaint like everyone else.   30 minutes free ad loads up, doesn't even get a chance to start playing and instead causes th...
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Playing queue deleted when adding a song to it

Hello, I have a weird bug (or feature I know nothing about) when I add a new song to the playing queue. What I experience:If I start playing a song in my playlist (all other songs in the list are added to the queue) and I search for a particular song...

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  • Hello,    I have a weird bug (or feature I know nothing about) when I add a new song to the playing queue.    What I experience: If I start playing a song in my playlist (all...
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