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[Desktop][Developer] MacOS Monterey Spatial Audio Support for Spotify

Briefly,Implement Spatial Audio feature on macos platform like iOS. Apple provides a simulated Spatial Audio feature in macOS Monterey for apps that add their plugin. Doing so enables Spotify for Mac listeners to take advantage of new Spatial Audio f...

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  • Briefly, Implement Spatial Audio feature on macos platform like iOS.   Apple provides a simulated Spatial Audio feature in macOS Monterey for apps that add their plugin. Doing so enables ...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
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  • 19 comments
  • 165 likes
  • Desktop
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 5560 Views
  • 19 comments
  • 165 votes

[Developer] Web API playback queue route

The Web API is lacking a public endpoint to fetch an authenticated users current queue. The addition of this would expand the creative possibilities developers would have at their disposal, without it a big chunk of what the Web API was designed to p...

  • Casual Listener
  • The Web API is lacking a public endpoint to fetch an authenticated users current queue. The addition of this would expand the creative possibilities developers would have at their disposal, without i...
  • FlashRumpfi
  • Casual Listener
  • 2632 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 170 likes
  • Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 2632 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 170 votes

[Developer] Access to websockets for live playback information

IntroductionThose of us using the Spotify Developer API to integrate with our solutions are finding it difficult keeping a real-time view of what is being played. We are having to repeatedly hammer the API to get playback status updates at least ever...

  • Regular
  • Introduction Those of us using the Spotify Developer API to integrate with our solutions are finding it difficult keeping a real-time view of what is being played. We are having to repeatedly h...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
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  • 7 comments
  • 153 likes
  • Developer
  • Case Closed
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  • 153 votes

[Web Player][Developer] Spotify URL Shortener

Hi everyone, For the past couple of weeks I have been engaging with music creators based in Wellington, New Zealand. For those of you who are unaware, it is the city with the most vibrant music community in the country. (Probably because there are 3 ...

  • Music Fan
  • Hi everyone,   For the past couple of weeks I have been engaging with music creators based in Wellington, New Zealand. For those of you who are unaware, it is the city with the most vibrant mu...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 799 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 17 likes
  • Developer
    Web Player
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  • 799 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 17 votes

[Android][Developer] The Spotify app on Huawei smartphones and watches.

Hello, dear Spotify employees! I would really like to see your Huawei phone app in the AppGallery. I also really want to see your application on the Huawei watch 3 and Huawei Watch GT3/GT Runner smartwatch. I think it's not very difficult to make an ...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...o do a separate one for each)). You have some of the best developers, because the Spotify app is available on almost all operating systems and on all smartwatches (Apple, Samsung and even Garmin), a...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
  • 1294 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 11 likes
  • Android
    Developer
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 1294 Views
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[iOS][Developer] Panning Feature

I am slightly more deaf in my right ear then my left, I think a panning feature would be very nice to be able to balance sounds for myself. Thank you!

  • Casual Listener
  • I am slightly more deaf in my right ear then my left, I think a panning feature would be very nice to be able to balance sounds for myself. Thank you!
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
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  • 11 likes
  • Developer
    iOS
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  • 304 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 11 votes

[Roku][Developer] No Video on Spotify App for Roku

In order to watch video I have to cast Spotify to my TV from my phone, even though there is a Spotify App on Roku. It would be better (and make sense) for the Spotify app on the TV to show the video automatically. I have updated the Spotify app with ...

  • Casual Listener
  • In order to watch video I have to cast Spotify to my TV from my phone, even though there is a Spotify App on Roku. It would be better (and make sense) for the Spotify app on the TV  to show...
  • Marcinnn
  • Visitor
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  • 31 likes
  • Developer
    roku
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
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[Android][Developer] Your Favourite Song Starts Playing When Somebody Enters Your Profile

You choose a song that best describes you, and when someone enters your profile, that song starts playing. I think it would be legendary. What do you think?

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  • You choose a song that best describes you, and when someone enters your profile, that song starts playing. I think it would be legendary. What do you think?
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 610 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 30 likes
  • Android
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 610 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 30 votes

Create a new function to monitor the played songs and not repeat them.

My idea is very simple, first, put a button that after being pressed starts to monitor any played songs and save them in some database. After that, while this function has enabled any song played before must be not played again independently if chang...

  • Casual Listener
  • My idea is very simple, first, put a button that after being pressed starts to monitor any played songs and save them in some database.  After that, while this function has enabled any song pl...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 160 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 9 likes
  • Developer
    Web Player
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 160 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 9 votes

[iOS][Developer] Remove Home entirely

Spotify should be simple. Just a place to make playlists (that stay in the order set when adding songs to playlists) and follow artists. Just delete home entirely or have an option to remove home. Prioritize simplicity as the primary design value. Or...

  • Music Fan
  • Spotify should be simple. Just a place to make playlists (that stay in the order set when adding songs to playlists) and follow artists. Just delete home entirely or have an option to remove home. Pr...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 197 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 9 likes
  • Developer
    iOS
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 197 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 9 votes

[All Platforms][Developer] Auto Select non Explicit Versions when Explicit Content is Filtered

Radio and Autoplay should be able to replace the upcoming song or songs in the playlist with non explicit versions if the user has the Allow Explicit Content option disabled. Currently if you start radio with a non explicit version of a song, you're ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Radio and Autoplay should be able to replace the upcoming song or songs in the playlist with non explicit versions if the user has the Allow Explicit Content option disabled.   Currently if yo...
  • Brooklynisfancy
  • Newbie
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  • 16 comments
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  • All Platforms
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 904 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 33 votes

[Developer] Block musical styles

So my submision was closed due to "similarities" with other submited ones.Well, since it was unilateral and there was no chance for me to clarify it, here it goes again.We should have a way to completely block a music style/genre.And it means not onl...

  • Casual Listener
  • So my submision was closed due to "similarities" with other submited ones. Well, since it was unilateral and there was no chance for me to clarify it, here it goes again. We should have a way to co...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 188 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 4 likes
  • Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 188 Views
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  • 4 votes

[All Platforms][Developer] Ukrainian localization

Hello Spotify Team!I have a very interesting idea for you)the idea is to add the Ukrainian language to your service, to all your applications and site)I believe that I have every right to request this, because I am a user of your platform and it will...

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  • Hello Spotify Team! I have a very interesting idea for you) the idea is to add the Ukrainian language to your service, to all your applications and site) I believe that I have every right to reque...
  • Luke
  • Spotify Star
  • 654 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 38 likes
  • All Platforms
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 654 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 38 votes

[Mobile][Developer] Spotify for HarmonyOS

With the new Huawei HarmonyOS reaching more and more people, I expect lots of those experiencing the lack of Spotify on those systems. Sure, there are workarounds but it still does not fully work on such devices.The market is still fresh and not many...

  • Casual Listener
  • With the new Huawei HarmonyOS reaching more and more people, I expect lots of those experiencing the lack of Spotify on those systems. Sure, there are workarounds but it still does not fully work on ...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 1771 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 21 likes
  • Developer
    Mobile
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 1771 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 21 votes

[WearOS] Add an option to change track with crown or bezel

I know you have done this for Spotify on Tizen - galaxy watch. Twisting the Bezel changed track. The best feature ever. Now its replaced by volume change on Samsung galaxy watch 4. Let the user select what the Bezel or Crown does: either chance volum...

  • Casual Listener
  • I know you have done this for Spotify on Tizen - galaxy watch. Twisting the Bezel changed track. The best feature ever. Now its replaced by volume change on Samsung galaxy watch 4. Let the user selec...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 485 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 15 likes
  • Android
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 485 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 15 votes

[Android][Developer] Activation of voice search of songs

user must be able to search a song with Spotify voice assistant. this feature enables user search songs via his/ her voice command

  • Spotify
  • Spotify
  • user must be able to search a song with Spotify voice assistant. this feature enables user search songs via his/ her voice command
  • OscarDC
  • Moderator
  • 171 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Android
    Developer
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 171 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 6 votes

[Developer] Developer suggestions should not have the same voting requirements

I've notices a few closed requests -- some remarkably simple to implement -- that were for developers but didn't make the vote limit cut.I think the logic behind this is flawed for two reasons:1. Developers are a minority: we simply can't bandwagon t...

  • Regular
  • I've notices a few closed requests -- some remarkably simple to implement -- that were for developers but didn't make the vote limit cut. I think the logic behind this is flawed for two r...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 468 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 12 likes
  • Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 468 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 12 votes

[Desktop][Developer] PC App full compatibility with Windows 11

Would like to see some of the quirks about the PC App cleaned up and also full W11 compatibility, likethe new "maximize screen" context options.App better remember position/size placement on the windowvolume control in mini playerScroll/sizing issues...

  • Casual Listener
  • Would like to see some of the quirks about the PC App cleaned up and also full W11 compatibility, like the new "maximize screen" context options. App better remember position/size placement on the...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 159 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Desktop
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 159 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 6 votes

[Web Player][Developer] Chrome OS Fully Functional Player

So this idea idea has been posted before in a different format and it was closed. The 100 likes in year is a bit aggressive. It could be that not enough users visit the ideas page. I'm sure it would have gotten 100 likes within the year if people kne...

  • Music Fan
  • So this idea idea has been posted before in a different format and it was closed. The 100 likes in year is a bit aggressive. It could be that not enough users visit the ideas page. I'm sure it would ...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 950 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 39 likes
  • Developer
    Web Player
  • Case Closed
  • 950 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 39 votes

[Android][Developer] Improvement for Galaxy watch widget

I can't understand why we can't add a music to my favouriate list on spotify watch widget! Everything on the screen is same with the watch application but only a single space for heart is missing Wish spotify to sophisticately redesign the watch widg...

  • Casual Listener
  • I can't  understand why we can't add a music to my favouriate list on spotify watch widget!  Everything on the screen is same with the watch application but only a single space for heart i...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 141 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 3 likes
  • Android
    Developer
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 141 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 3 votes