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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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Same song with multiple names/artists, music spam?

Hello. I consider myself a heavy music listener and I remember most of the songs I like and keep a big playlist with an history of all the music I like on the platform. Today I was going through my Discover Weekly playlist and I started listening to ...

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  • Hello.   I consider myself a heavy music listener and I remember most of the songs I like and keep a big playlist with an history of all the music I like on the platform.   Today I was ...
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Superuser Contribution Status of "problematic" 1980s Top 40 Songs

This is a separate follow-up to my long-dormant thread about 1980s Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 songs not available on Spotify. I plan to update that thread with some new information, as there has been quite a bit of activity since I did. But I thought t...

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  • This is a separate follow-up to my long-dormant thread about 1980s Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 songs not available on Spotify.  I plan to update that thread with some new information, as there has ...
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Superuser Contribution Fake/Misattributed content - Olive - Peaceful Farm

I encountered this https://open.spotify.com/album/5hVlSBtSIrRW6a13lQXczi in random rotation today. It appears to not be by the claimed artist (although potentially a different artist with the same name), and I'd not be surprised if it turned out to b...

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  • I encountered this https://open.spotify.com/album/5hVlSBtSIrRW6a13lQXczi in random rotation today.   It appears to not be by the claimed artist (although potentially a different artist with th...
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Superuser Contribution DJ Recommending the same set of songs

Lately, I've noticed that the DJ is playing the same (or very similar) set of songs over and over again. Is anyone else experiencing this? I understand I can click on "get some different DJ picks" and move on, but I don't remember this happening in t...

  • Casual Listener
  • Lately, I've noticed that the DJ is playing the same (or very similar) set of songs over and over again. Is anyone else experiencing this? I understand I can click on "get some different DJ picks" an...
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Superuser Contribution 404s and heartbreaks student

Hello, I'm trying to get premium student, once I follow the steps in "get premium student" step 1 fill out the sheerID verification form goes to 404 page. Also I tried in safari and chrome in private window I got the same issue. besides my phone I tr...

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  • Hello, I'm trying to get premium student, once I follow the steps in "get premium student" step 1 fill out the sheerID verification form goes to 404 page.  Also I tried in safari and chrome in ...
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Superuser Contribution Why am I not hearing DJ X commentary anymore on DJ?

I used to hear DJ X's voice and some info about songs when hitting "DJ". For some reason it's just music now, which means it's not any different from Discover Weekly, radio or Daily Mixes.I liked the DJ since it was like "Pop up video" but for music.

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  • I used to hear DJ X's voice and some info about songs when hitting "DJ". For some reason it's just music now, which means it's not any different from Discover Weekly, radio or Daily Mixes. I liked...
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I don't have the download symbol in my spotify account in my free plan My Question or Issue

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  • I don't have the download symbol in my spotify account in my free plan  My Question or Issue  
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Spotify Availability in Somalia

Hi everyone,As you know, Spotify has been officially available in most African countries since 2021. Unfortunately, Somalia is still not on the list of supported countries. I've been using Spotify for the past five years, and I've always dreamed of u...

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  • Hi everyone, As you know, Spotify has been officially available in most African countries since 2021. Unfortunately, Somalia is still not on the list of supported countries. I've been using Spot...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Why have the Terry Pratchett audio books stopped playing?

PlanFamilyCountryUK DevicePC, Android Operating System My Question or IssueI've been listening to the Discworld series - I run our Family Plan - and suddenly the books aren't playing. I'm not over the 15 hour limit. Is there a reason for this?

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  • Plan Family Country UK   Device PC, Android   Operating System     My Question or Issue I've been listening to the Discworld series - I run our Family Plan - and sudde...
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Viewing information on greyed out tracks

Whilst I appreciate songs on Spotify disappear every now and again and appear greyed out owing to licensing etc, I have since noticed a new issue. It used to be that if a song was greyed out you could still see what it was by viewing the 'credits' ta...

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  • Whilst I appreciate songs on Spotify disappear every now and again and appear greyed out owing to licensing etc, I have since noticed a new issue. It used to be that if a song was greyed out you ...
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Superuser Contribution Japanese songs with romanised titles not counted as duplicates

If i have a playlist with japanese songs (titles written in japanese) and you add the same songs but with romanised titles to that playlist, why aren't they counted as duplicates?

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  • If i have a playlist with japanese songs (titles written in japanese) and you add the same songs but with romanised titles to that playlist, why aren't they counted as duplicates?
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Unfiltered streams should be eliminated

Unfiltered streams only appear on the artist's page. Since filtered streams are what matter in the charts, what's the point of unfiltered streams? Some people take advantage of this by putting songs on repeat to artificially increase the unfiltered s...

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  • Unfiltered streams only appear on the artist's page. Since filtered streams are what matter in the charts, what's the point of unfiltered streams? Some people take advantage of this by putting songs ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Jams start randomly

Recently, I’ve been playing Spotify from my iPhone 13 and I’ve never had the issue before, but different people keep creating a jam(it’s happened 3-4 times in the last week) and selecting their own music or trying to shuffle my music around. This isn...

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  • Recently, I’ve been playing Spotify from my iPhone 13 and I’ve never had the issue before, but different people keep creating a jam(it’s happened 3-4 times in the last week) and selecting their own m...
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PLEASE let us turn off personalized playlists!! I want to listen to new music!!

Is there any way to turn off the MADE FOR YOU feature that appears in every playlist/radio spotify provides now. I used to be able to select and artist I liked and listen to their radio station to find more artists like them, now, half of them are ar...

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  • Is there any way to turn off the MADE FOR YOU feature that appears in every playlist/radio spotify provides now. I used to be able to select and artist I liked and listen to their radio station to fi...
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Marduk Album Removed

PlanPremiumCountryAustralia DeviceIrrelevant My Question or IssueAn album from a particular artist has recently been removed.Artist: MardukAlbum: Panzer Division The album was present sometime between now and the past fortnight. Can someone please co...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia   Device Irrelevant   My Question or Issue An album from a particular artist has recently been removed. Artist: Marduk Album: Panzer Division &nbs...
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Why are the podcasts and videos are not available in Srilanka??

I'm using student premium subscription and based in Srilanka. I don't have a option for podcasts and videos in my app both android phone and windows desktop. Please make it available..

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  • I'm using student premium subscription and based in Srilanka. I don't have a option for podcasts and videos in my app both android phone and windows desktop. Please make it available..
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Superuser Contribution Explicit lyrics designation

I guess the explicit tagcomes directly from the music prodution companies, and if they have it, then Spotify puts in the graphic but wow- they seem to not have any real set standards for that identification. For instance, Bruno Mars' new single 24K M...

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  • I guess the explicit  tagcomes directly from the music prodution companies, and if they have it, then Spotify puts in the graphic but wow- they seem to not have any real set standards for that i...
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Superuser Contribution where can i find my most played songs

hey im kinda interested what my spotify wrapped stats are this year so far, tried searching but all i found was random problems

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  • hey im kinda interested what my spotify wrapped stats are this year so far, tried searching but all i found was random problems
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Why do I have to get premium to view lyrics for a song?

Why would this feature be added? All it does is drive people away from the app, especially seen as though premium is hard to afford

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  • Why would this feature be added? All it does is drive people away from the app, especially seen as though premium is hard to afford
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Superuser Contribution Cause a song to stop showing up in Radio mode

The same song keeps showing up in Radio mode when I try to play music. I'm sick of this song. Is there a way to cause this song to not play ever again, or at least for 6 months?

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  • The same song keeps showing up in Radio mode when I try to play music. I'm sick of this song. Is there a way to cause this song to not play ever again, or at least for 6 months?
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