It's almost like the recent UI changes to the android app weren't bad enough you had to find another way to reduce functionality further. Are you that out of touch with your user base that you thought removing the android widget seemed like a good idea?
Please remove the person who signed off on this idea from your company as they have no ideas what your customers want.
Updated on 2019-08-16
Hello and thanks for bringing your feedback to the Idea Exchange.
A similar idea has also been suggested here: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Live-Ideas/Android-Android-Widget/idi-p/4802473
We have also merged the votes from this idea to that original one. More information about how the Spotify Idea Exchange works can be found: here