Perhaps you should listen to your customers before you lose them. Why would you think its a good idea to remove a tool that we use quite frequently and then give absolutely no reason for doing so?
Updated on 2019-08-16
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A similar idea has also been suggested here: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Live-Ideas/Android-Android-Widget/idi-p/4802473
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