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[Desktop][Social] Upsetting new update: Friend Activity default to off

As of Monday, 11/29/21: Spotify suddenly changed everyone’s Friend Activity settings to “off,” meaning that all listening activity of those you follow has now been quietly disabled in the Friend Activity section- unless each of your friends reads the...

  • Regular
  • ...rofoundly damaging Spotify’s most important social feature, as well as the most reliable, accurate, around-the-clock means of finding new music. We are told to let our friends know of this change in order t...
  • sprouler8
  • Casual Listener
  • 7627 Views
  • 27 comments
  • 117 likes
  • Desktop
    Social
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 7627 Views
  • 27 comments
  • 117 votes

Let my profile be blocked to someone that've blocked me

Great that you have added the posibility to block people. But you implemented it only halfway. The way it's implemented is not really fair. I can block someone and still follow there playlist and see everything of them, but they can not see me. Now I...

  • Casual Listener
  • Great that you have added the posibility to block people. But you implemented it only halfway. The way it's implemented is not really fair.   I can block someone and still follow there ...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 694 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 18 likes
  • Desktop
    Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 694 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 18 votes

[Mobile][Social] Spotify Vote To Skip

Enable a user of Spotify to host a 'room' which other users can join via a link or qr-code. The host can start playing songs (like you usually would with Spotify) and the others can 'vote to skip' a song.The room has some customizable settings, e.g. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Enable a user of Spotify to host a 'room' which other users can join via a link or qr-code.   The host can start playing songs (like you usually would with Spotify) and the others can 'vote to...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 4370 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 47 likes
  • Mobile
    Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 4370 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 47 votes

[Web Player][Social] Add songs to Spotify playlist from Instagram which are suggested and New

Spotify user must be able to add song to his/her Spotify playlist from Instagram the songs which are newly released and highly suggested and trending in social media platforms

  • Spotify
  • Spotify
  • Spotify user must be able to add song to his/her Spotify playlist from Instagram the songs which are newly released and highly suggested and trending in social media platforms
  • Alex
  • Moderator
  • 73 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Social
    Web Player
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 73 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 6 votes

[Social] Ability to make followers/following on your account private

Would it be possible to increase control and privacy over your account by making followers/following private and having the ability to block other accounts from following you? Considering this is a paid-for subscription service, users should at least...

  • Casual Listener
  • Would it be possible to increase control and privacy over your account by making followers/following private and having the ability to block other accounts from following you?   Considering th...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 2514 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 163 likes
  • Social
  • Case Closed
  • 2514 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 163 votes

[Social] Listenalike but for friends!

It's fun to find out how closely your music taste matches up with celebs' but even cooler to be able to to see how you match up with people you know! It can be another pop-cultural way people figure out how compatible/in tune they are with each other...

  • Casual Listener
  • It's fun to find out how closely your music taste matches up with celebs' but even cooler to be able to to see how you match up with people you know! It can be another pop-cultural way people figure ...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 16663 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 158 likes
  • Social
  • Case Closed
  • 16663 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 158 votes

[Social] CANCEL SUBSCRIPTION Joe Rogan is bad for america

I have cancelled my subscription . I have been a subscriber for years but I now find that I need to do the proper thing and cancel. I have loved your service and always thought that you guys had a good thing going. It is clear that you have decided n...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...elieve in something dangerous. The problem is that he is a trusted source to people and herein lies the danger, the deception. If you choose to continue down the socially destructive path then it will b...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 339 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 19 likes
  • Social
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 339 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 19 votes

[Social] Get notified when someone near you listens to the same song as you

When you listen to a song, wouldn't it be great to see how many people near you are listening to that same song. As example, when you are traveling by train and you listen to a song and you get a notification that one person in the train is also list...

  • Casual Listener
  • When you listen to a song, wouldn't it be great to see how many people near you are listening to that same song. As example, when you are traveling by train and you listen to a song and you get a not...
  • Hilakravtsov
  • Newbie
  • 15786 Views
  • 40 comments
  • 634 likes
  • Social
  • Case Closed
  • 15786 Views
  • 40 comments
  • 634 votes

[Social] Follower Notifications

Spotify already has follow/following so that you can find your friends, like their playlists and know what each others listening to. all it takes is notification changes so that people have follow notifications (that's one of the biggest reasons it d...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...otifications (that's one of the biggest reasons it doesn't work and isn't popular right now) and marketing for spotify to take off as a social media unlike any other, because it is all about your f...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 682 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 97 likes
  • Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 682 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 97 votes

[iOS][Social] Dump Spotify

You’re choosing a pathological liar, Joe Rogan, over a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Neil Young. We’ll be cancelling our family subscription. You lot are idiots.

  • Casual Listener
  • You’re choosing a pathological liar, Joe Rogan, over a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Neil Young. We’ll be cancelling our family subscription. You lot are idiots.
  • Ver
  • Moderator
  • 310 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 15 likes
  • iOS
    Social
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 310 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 15 votes

[Social] Save Group Sessions for direct access

you would need a section where you can save the group sessions you participate in in the application for direct access without always going through the invitation link.

  • Casual Listener
  • you would need a section where you can save the group sessions you participate in in the application for direct access without always going through the invitation link.
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 155 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 7 likes
  • Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 155 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 7 votes

[iOS][Social] Greenroom Idea: "The Vibes"

I wanted to suggest an idea for Greenroom. My idea for the application would be that the algorithm could match users with a similar taste on playlists to be placed in a separate room known as “The Vibes.” Almost a curated matchmaking process for fans...

  • Casual Listener
  • I wanted to suggest an idea for Greenroom. My idea for the application would be that the algorithm could match users with a similar taste on playlists to be placed in a separate room known as “The Vi...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 1426 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 45 likes
  • iOS
    Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 1426 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 45 votes

[Mobile][Social] Musicle

A game created by Spotify, similar to Wordle and other daily puzzle games like it. The user gets to hear 5 second snippets of a song for each one of their 6 guesses, so the last would be a 30 second snippet of the song. They try to guess the song tit...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...econd snippet of the song. They try to guess the song title each time. They can share their results to social media.
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 257 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 7 likes
  • Mobile
    Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 257 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 7 votes

[Social] Comments section for songs

180 votes needed for idea. You know what it is.

  • Casual Listener
  • 180 votes needed for idea. You know what it is.
  • Francis16
  • Newbie
  • 1307 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 38 likes
  • Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 1307 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 38 votes

[Social] Listen together feature

I'd love to send a “share” request to another user to listen to the same song at the same time. The user that sends the request won't be able to listen to the song until the other person accepts or declines it, and you'll have the option to comment o...

  • Casual Listener
  • I'd love to send a “share” request to another user to listen to the same song at the same time. The user that sends the request won't be able to listen to the song until the other person accepts or d...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 762 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 47 likes
  • Social
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 762 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 47 votes

[All Platforms][Social] Allow More Group Session Invitations

My idea is to increase the number of Group Session Invitations that you can send.The way that it is, now, we can invite 5 people, making an even amount in the session, which is good, in case people want to break down the amount of songs that everyone...

  • Roadie
  • My idea is to increase the number of Group Session Invitations that you can send. The way that it is, now, we can invite 5 people, making an even amount in the session, which is good, in case peopl...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 1386 Views
  • 10 comments
  • 52 likes
  • All Platforms
    Social
  • Case Closed
  • 1386 Views
  • 10 comments
  • 52 votes

[Desktop][Social] Friend activity - find friends

For those that don't like Facebook or having it attached to their Spotify, or who have friends using Spotify with no Facebook - it would be great if you could find friends based on your contacts, or by a user ID# or just about any other means - rathe...

  • Casual Listener
  • For those that don't like Facebook or having it attached to their Spotify, or who have friends using Spotify with no Facebook - it would be great if you could find friends based on your contacts, or ...
  • MafeG
  • Moderator
  • 172 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 7 likes
  • Desktop
    Social
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 172 Views
  • 1 comments
  • 7 votes

[FreeBSD] Version for FreeBSD

https://community.spotify.com/t5/Closed-Ideas/BSD-Version-needed/idi-p/241338 Removing the requirement for flash is a good start on the web player. Either connecting via my browser or using an application (I don't foresee this being difficult to comp...

  • Casual Listener
  • https://community.spotify.com/t5/Closed-Ideas/BSD-Version-needed/idi-p/241338   Removing the requirement for flash is a good start on the web player. Either connecting via my browser or using ...
  • Food-of-India
  • Regular
  • 12395 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 256 likes
  • Social
  • Case Closed
  • 12395 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 256 votes

[Mobile][Social] Spend your $100 million better next time Spotify

Maybe you should spend that $100 million on your artists or I don’t know…BETTER shareholders?? Why don’t you read up on basic macroeconomics before dumping money on a PODCAST by a D-list YouTuber? But to my benefit, thanks for messing up this year be...

  • Casual Listener
  • Maybe you should spend that $100 million on your artists or I don’t know…BETTER shareholders?? Why don’t you read up on basic macroeconomics before dumping money on a PODCAST by a D-list YouTuber? &...
  • Kiril
  • Moderator
  • 210 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Mobile
    Social
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 210 Views
  • 4 comments
  • 6 votes

[All Platforms][Social] Send comments in Collaborative Playlists

This Idea would be a feature that allow us to add a say 140 character message to each song that being added in a Collaborative PlaylistSo if I have a collaborative list with someone I can add a song but also add a note ( "Remember the beach bar in Tu...

  • Gig Goer
  • ...ollaborative-playlist-comments/idi-p/119863... 2017 https://community.spotify.com/t5/Closed-Ideas/Social-Comments-on-Shared-and-Collaborative-Playlists/... 2017 https://community.spotify.com/t5/Closed-I...
  • yahallo
  • Newbie
  • 1832 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 74 likes
  • All Platforms
    Social
  • Case Closed
  • 1832 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 74 votes