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Song Skipping After Ads

Status: Case Closed
by SmashingMelons on ‎2012-03-05 06:38 PM

I've noticed that recently after playing an advertisement, Spotify skips two songs in whatever list is currently being played and plays the third one down. Always seems to be two songs skipped at a time from what I've seen.

Status: Case Closed

As hpguru said, this is not really an idea. However I believe this issue got solved now.
If it reoccurs, please use the help or bug forum, thanks! :)
by mtonak on ‎2012-03-05 07:09 PM

I've had the same thing happen twice today.

by Snookers on ‎2012-03-05 07:22 PM

I've had the same problems and it's really annoying. Noticed it a few days ago.

by briefcandle on ‎2012-03-05 07:24 PM

I've been experiencing this for about a week, now. So far it's only ever skipped one song at a time, but it happens consistently after every ad.

by Jedinomad on ‎2012-03-05 10:06 PM

Anyone else notice that Spotify (the PC app at least) repeats the last song again after playing an advertisement.  This is pretty consistent, so hopefully will be easy to fix.

by b_glad ‎2012-03-05 10:35 PM - edited ‎2012-03-05 10:54 PM

I've noticed this since I updated Spotify last week, as well.


Spotify will skip the same number of tracks as ads that play back to back. If it's just one ad, it skips one song, if there are two ads in a row, it will skip two songs, etc.

by Dirtisforracing on ‎2012-03-05 10:41 PM

Same thing here.  Skipping tracks after ads.

by Dimples on ‎2012-03-06 10:07 PM

I have the following pattern happen:


Song ABC


Song ABC


Song ABC


It's an endless loop.  Forwarding to the next song it the only way I am able to get out of this loop.

by JulieH on ‎2012-03-06 10:29 PM

Similar issue here. After an ad plays then the song that JUST played plays again. Annoying, I don't want to hear the same song over and over.

by icodowd on ‎2012-05-04 06:48 AM

Having this problem too. Selecting a song during an ad makes it go to the next in queue after the ad.

by on ‎2012-12-06 04:48 PM

Hey there, this is not idea.


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