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New Feature To Try On Desktop: Quick Search Shortcuts

Hey folks, The Spotify team is always working to make the software as simple as possible for everyone to use, and for those of you who like to save a bit of time by using keyboard shortcuts, there's a very convenient trick that you may not have notic...

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New Home Feed Interface?

Sorry but this new "tiktok-like" interface is so ugly. Spotify needs to realise that a familiar design on one app absolutely doesn't work for others. It doesn't "promote discovery" and honestly just makes me feel less inclined to scroll through hundr...

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Superuser Contribution Verified Spotify Artist Buying Fake Streams

CountryUK My IssueVerified Spotify Artist Bought fake streams, fake social media followers and is using them to look legitimate to scam upcoming artists for a feature or to scam upcoming producers to use their beats for push payment of 200-300£ by se...

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  • Country UK   My Issue Verified Spotify Artist Bought fake streams, fake social media followers and is using them to look legitimate to scam upcoming artists for a feature or to scam upcoming...
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Superuser Contribution Why can't I listen to Dolores O'Riordan second album called "No Baggage" (from 2009)?

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueWhy can't I listen to Dolores O'Riordan second album called "No Baggage" (from 2009)? The alb...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue Why can...
  • Vasil
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Removing Duplicate Songs Between Playlists

PlanPremiumCountrySpain DeviceIPhone XR/PCOperating SystemiOS 17.5.1/Windows 11 My Question or Issue I need some help with managing my playlists. I used to have very few playlists, but over time, they have turned into macro playlists with a lot of so...

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain   Device IPhone XR/PC Operating System iOS 17.5.1/Windows 11   My Question or Issue   I need some help with managing my playlists. I used to have...
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Superuser Contribution "Couldn't load the lyrics for this song" error

As of version 8.8.20.544 and the version prior to that has caused the lyrics from my personal playlist in my device 'Samsung-SMJ250F' to disappear, at first I thought it was brcause the songs were old but way older songs still had lyricsThe playlist ...

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  • As of version 8.8.20.544 and the version prior to that has caused the lyrics from my personal playlist in my device 'Samsung-SMJ250F' to disappear, at first I thought it was brcause the songs were ol...
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What happened to artist Grigory Leps?

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States DeviceAnyOperating SystemAny My Question or IssueI had been listening to a Russian artist Grigory Leps (Григорий Лепс). Suddenly a couple of days ago, his content began disappearing, until only duet songs he had sung w...

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  • ...uddenly a couple of days ago, his content began disappearing, until only duet songs he had sung with another artist, or compilation albums that contained one of his songs were the only content of his out t...
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Superuser Contribution Premium account and still gets ads in podcasts

I have a premium account and when I start some podcasts I get ads in my national language "Danish" but the Podcast is in English and after the ads that Spotify have put into the start of the podcast I also have to listen to about 1-1½ min of ads from...

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  • I have a premium account and when I start some podcasts I get ads in my national language "Danish" but the Podcast is in English and after the ads that Spotify have put into the start of the podcast ...
  • tifa8572
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Superuser Contribution Unexpected Release Radar updates

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceacross all devices (Android app, Windows desktop app, web browser, ...)Operating Systemsee above My Question or IssueFor a few weeks now, I have been noticing unexpected changes to my weekly Release Radar. I usually che...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device across all devices (Android app, Windows desktop app, web browser, ...) Operating System see above   My Question or Issue For a few weeks now, I h...
  • st0rmtrooperx
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Superuser Contribution Blocking Adult podcasts

My Question or IssueMany explicit podcasts are on Spotify that are not marked as explicit. See attached example. My tween has access to the attached podcast and other similar ones even though I set her account to screen for explicit material. Aside f...

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  • ...imilar ones even though I set her account to screen for explicit material.  Aside from Spotify’s failure to block this material in the first place, there is also no way to even report the content...
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Superuser Contribution New feature

Idea for a new feature being able to sort Playlist meaning if I don't like where a song is placed in my Playlist I can pick and choose where songs go rather then having to delete songs to put it in and then re add those ones. Being able to sort songs...

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  • Idea for a new feature being able to sort Playlist meaning if I don't like where a song is placed in my Playlist I can pick and choose where songs go rather then having to delete songs to put it in a...
  • Joan
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Zero Hour have an album on their page that is by another artist with same name

My Question or IssueThe artist progressive metal band Zero Hour ( https://open.spotify.com/artist/57foDdq5DkSu5sxe3Lzhyf?si=YAedBQdZQKm5dqXkliErLQ ) have an album ( https://open.spotify.com/album/3JTnTcIqGdSqDASpuiUdAe?si=8fhIq96CThKQH-NJWgHrOA ) on ...

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  • My Question or Issue The artist progressive metal band Zero Hour ( https://open.spotify.com/artist/57foDdq5DkSu5sxe3Lzhyf?si=YAedBQdZQKm5dqXkliErLQ ) have an album ( https://open.spotify...
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Superuser Contribution Nirvana has a album that doesn’t belong to them

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone 11Operating SystemiOS 18 My Question or IssueOn the Kurt Cobain Nirvana’s album list there is an album called Chemistry that belongs to a different band also called Nirvana that formed in the 60s in Britain. T...

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  •   Plan Free Country United States Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 18   My Question or Issue On the Kurt Cobain Nirvana’s album list there is an album called Chemistry that ...
  • Ivelina
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Re: Billy Bragg Radio Show? Why are the songs cut out of the program?

My theory is that you may have gone directly to the artist page "Billy Brag Radio". There you'll only find his commentary tracks. If you instead go to Billy Brag's Spotify profile page, you should get all the playlists with music and commentary inter...

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  • My theory is that you may have gone directly to the artist page "Billy Brag Radio". There you'll only find his commentary tracks.   If you instead go to Billy Brag's Spotify profile page, yo...
  • Giris
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Superuser Contribution View previous versions of playlists

Hey, all! Is there a way to view an earlier edition of a playlist? Here's some background. I listen a lot to the Sounds of Spotify playlists--they're an easy way to find good "mood" music and discover new artists. One of my favorite playlists was the...

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  • Hey, all!   Is there a way to view an earlier edition of a playlist? Here's some background. I listen a lot to the Sounds of Spotify playlists--they're an easy way to find good "mood" music an...
  • DocStrange1200
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Superuser Contribution Option to disable Made for you feature

The 'made for you' feature being an automatic feature on so many playlists is just meaning every single playlist sounds the same and has the same songs in it! The reason I want to listen to a different playlist is because I want new music not to be p...

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  • The 'made for you' feature being an automatic feature on so many playlists is just meaning every single playlist sounds the same and has the same songs in it!    The reason I want to list...
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Can’t turn off low data mode while using 4G

I cannot turn of low data mode when i’m using mobile data. I can turn on and off while using wifi. Why is that so? I want to turn off low data off while using mobile data. My phone setting is not on low data mode too.

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  • I cannot turn of low data mode when i’m using mobile data. I can turn on and off while using wifi. Why is that so? I want to turn off low data off while using mobile data. My phone setting is not...
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Superuser Contribution Jay Electronica - Exhibit C is Mislabeled

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceAllOperating SystemAll My Question or IssueThe song Jay Electronica - Exhibit C (Explicit) is censored even though it is labeled as different from the radio version. I believe the wrong song has been uploaded under the expli...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device All Operating System All   My Question or Issue The song Jay Electronica - Exhibit C (Explicit) is censored even though it is labeled as different from t...
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Solved!! Jungle Rot-Slaughter the Weak low quality upload

PlanPremiumCountryU.S.Device(Samsung Galaxy 9S+ and Desktop)Operating System(Android, Windows 10) My Question or Issuespotify:album:3hbJ4HhpGDsABCorSE2wZbThe songs on this album skip like a scratched CDhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Szjamlmsip0Liste...

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  •   Plan Premium Country U.S. Device (Samsung Galaxy 9S+ and Desktop) Operating System (Android, Windows 10)   My Question or Issue spotify:album:3hbJ4HhpGDsABCorSE2wZb The songs ...
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Excluding cover tracks from DISCOVER WEEKLY

Is there anyway to exclude cover songs from the Discover Weekly playlist?I just want to listen songs from original artists.

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  • Is there anyway to exclude cover songs from the Discover Weekly playlist? I just want to listen songs from original artists.
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Explicit content playing on kids channel

I was playing The Happy Song Radio this morning for my child and explicit songs kept coming up. Why wouldn’t a kid song override any other settings to avoid explicit content being shuffled in? Explicit music is no issue for the adult channels we list...

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  • I was playing The Happy Song Radio this morning for my child and explicit songs kept coming up.  Why wouldn’t a kid song override any other settings to avoid explicit content being shuffled i...
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