WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Solved!
Reply
Highlighted
122 people liked this

WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

tbrown15
Newbie

Dear Spotify Community, 

The time for change is now! We the Spotifiy Premium community have chosen to pay and support your website because of the amazing music, BUT WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER! Please just support this amazing rapper and give us the music we love! Isn't that what we are all here for anyway?

Sincerely, 

Someone that appreciates good music 

3 ACCEPTED SOLUTIONS

Accepted Solutions
Solution! 2 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

meganh007
Community Legend

Great news-- not sure if you noticed, but Coloring Book is now on Spotify!! Enjoy, it's a goodie, at least in my opinion. And have a nice stay in the community!(: 



If I helped you, likes please!
If I answered you, Accept as Solution!!
What's a Spotify Rock Star, and how do I become one?

Check out my backstage interview

Solution! 10 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Aaronbhatia
Regular

I realize you must be a fan of his older music as well and I just found out how to get acid rap and 10 day in your spotify library on your phone! thought id share it

 

1. download them for free online on a pc, there are several sources as he released it for free anyways

2. go to local files in spotify on your pc, and import them here (reply to this if you need help)

3. drag and drop all songs you want to a new playlist, keep spotify open on your computer

4. go on your phone/tablet/whatever and go to your playlists tab on spotify, find the new playlist you made

5. this is tedious but you have to hit the three dots at the side of each song (or long press) and hit "save" for each one, and you should see them start to download. 

6. after this is done, go over to your songs library and count them to make sure they are all there.

 

hope this works! if you need help let me know by replying to this thread

cheers

Solution! 1 person liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Aaronbhatia
Regular

(I'm assuming you're on a pc because i know nothing about mac computers.)

You can drag it to a new folder anywhere in your computer that's remotely easily accessible, and label it something like "spotify". really dosn't matter. then go into spotify and click [ctrl + p], or;   edit > preferences.   then scroll down until you see a heading labelled "local files", it is the second from the bottom. at the bottom of this section, click the "ADD A SOURCE" button and navigate until you find your folder with the mp3('s), click it, then click ok. then make sure that in the list of sources, the one you just added has the green switch beside it, if not then click the switch. at the top, go to file > exit. open spotify again, then go to "local files" at the main navigation menu on the left, and find your song('s). from here, continue with steps 3-6 in my answer above. 

=>if your songs aren't in local files, make sure they are not in a zip/rar file, if they are extract them to the folder you made. 

 

hope this works, let me know if you have any other questions

 

cheers!

49 Replies
5 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Peter__
Community Legend
It's up to the artist or their label/distributor to add content to Spotify.

Peter
Spotify Community Mentor and Troubleshooter

Spotify Last.FM Twitter LinkedIn Meet Peter Rock Star Jam 2014


If this post was helpful, please add kudos below!

4 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

SpikeJ
Newbie

His mixtape's are free no? Why not just download them and import them?

7 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Cauchon
Regular

I do this for many mixtapes, but there is nothing like having it in Spotify.

 

I do sync my music offline, but I'd prefer not to keep some of the mixtapes on my local computer at work. Plus, there is always that chance of forgetting to sync offline music before leaving the house on one of my devices.

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Chimper5
Newbie

The amount of times I've listened to Chance's two songs on here is unreal! GIVE US CHANCE!!! 

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Rock Star 24
Rock Star 24

Hey @Chimper5

 

Welcome to the community!

Please read this:
https://community.spotify.com/t5/Content-Questions/I-want-an-artist-song-on-Spotify/td-p/1136005

The availability of music on Spotify is up to the artist and their music label.

MattSudaRock Star 24
Help others find this answer and click "Accept as Solution".
If you appreciate my answer, maybe give me a Like.
Note: I'm not a Spotify employee.
Solution! 2 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

meganh007
Community Legend

Great news-- not sure if you noticed, but Coloring Book is now on Spotify!! Enjoy, it's a goodie, at least in my opinion. And have a nice stay in the community!(: 



If I helped you, likes please!
If I answered you, Accept as Solution!!
What's a Spotify Rock Star, and how do I become one?

Check out my backstage interview

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Maddy_Sundquist
Roadie

The way it works as the people before me have said is that it's up to the artist where their music is placed, or distributed initially. So if you look at performers like Chance, or Drake they have chosen to "window" their music. That means they will have their music available on one platform only for a certain period of time. They both had a two week window with Apple music.  In exchange for more promotion on that platform they agreed to wait two weeks to let it be available anywhere else. 

 

That's what a lot of singers are starting to do now. It drives people to one place to listen. Much like Kanye did or Pablo on Tidal. Justin Timberlake was one of the first people to do something like this model on Spotify with his 20/20 album a few years ago. He let people listen on Spotify for an entire week before the album was officially released!

 

I'm just a music business nerd, and I find it makes a little more sense when someone explains it a little more. I personally have been listening to Coloring Book on repeat, and you can find that at the link below:

 

https://open.spotify.com/album/71QyofYesSsRMwFOTafnhB

 

Hope this helped! 

I dig through the internet to find new music so you don't have to!
3 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

ssew78
Newbie

why is acid rap not available in Bulgaria tho?

20 people liked this

Re: WE WANT CHANCE THE RAPPER

Jensengrant
Newbie
WE WANT ACID RAP though
SUGGESTED POSTS