[Android][Other] Recently Played Improvement

The new 'recently played' feature is a good idea but there is either a bug or it is peculiarly implemented.

 

I would expect to use it to resume listening to an album or playlist from where I last was but it does not do this. It shows the tracks you've played in reverse chronological order and seems to create a mini playlist from this so it effectively starts playing the album in the wrong order; playing the last track you played, then the second-to-last, etc. This is so unintuitive.

 

It would be better if you pick the last track and you resume the album/playlist and continue playing subsequent tracks in that order.

Updated on 2021-09-14

Hey @cobraBLACK 

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Alex
Moderator
Moderator
Status changed to: New Suggestion

Updated on 2021-07-08

Hello and thanks for submitting your idea to the Idea Exchange!

 

We've gone ahead and marked this as a new suggestion. Spotify Staff will look into this idea once it reaches the necessary amount of votes.

 

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osornios
Rock Star 24
Rock Star 24
Status changed to: Closed - Not Enough Votes

Updated on 2021-09-14

Hey @cobraBLACK 

Your Idea has been submitted a while ago, and unfortunately hasn't gathered enough votes (50 votes within 3 months) to keep it active in the Exchange. Be sure to know that this does not mean that your Idea has been declined by Spotify.

Don't worry, your Idea will still be able to gain more votes, and may get a Live Idea status if it receives enough of them.

For more info on how the Ideas Board works, click here. 🙂