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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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  • fumikimkim
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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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  • nin302
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Superuser Contribution Play/share songs live on different accounts

Say you are on the train with a friend but want to listen and share the same music at the same time but using your own earphones? Or you and your friends in different towns want to listen to a live curated playlist together? Is there a way to sync up...

  • Visitor
  • Say you are on the train with a friend but want to listen and share the same music at the same time but using your own earphones?   Or you and your friends in different towns want to listen to...
  • Eni
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Superuser Contribution "Included in Premium" audiobooks

How do I find "included in Premium" audiobooks by searching rather than looking at books individually only to find they are not included?

  • Casual Listener
  • How do I find "included in Premium" audiobooks by searching rather than looking at books individually only to find they are not included?  
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Specific video podcasts only working as audio mode in android and web player

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDeviceOnePlus Nord CE 5GOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueI am having a very specific problem that specific video podcasts dont work in my device despite having spotify premium. For example, i am able to see the video...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device OnePlus Nord CE 5G Operating System Android   My Question or Issue I am having a very specific problem that specific video podcasts dont work in my de...
  • TanyaS
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Chinese songs title suddenly translated to ENGLISH ??

I listen to both English and Chinese songs and since last week I released that LOTS and LOTS of songs with chinese characters suddenly got replaced by English, either in PinYin or direct translation. Now most of the songs title are NOT RECOGNISABLE. ...

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  • I listen to both English and Chinese songs and since last week I released that LOTS and LOTS of songs with chinese characters suddenly got replaced by English, either in PinYin or direct translation....
  • xbabygirl81
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Leave the Recently Played on Home Screen alone!!

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDevice(ACER Aspire)Operating System(Windows 11) How many times must we ask for it?A lot of people need the Recently Played feature, me included, but days had passed and it's still missing from the Home Page after some of these...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device (ACER Aspire) Operating System (Windows 11)   How many times must we ask for it? A lot of people need the Recently Played feature, me included, but d...
  • osornios
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Cannot play Love is a Long Road - Tom Petty

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceSamsung Galaxy S23Operating SystemAndroid 14 My Question or IssueHow come I can no longer play "Love is a Long Road - Tom Petty" it was working fine straight after the GTA6 trailer but now I can't play it at all.... wth

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Samsung Galaxy S23 Operating System Android 14   My Question or Issue How come I can no longer play "Love is a Long Road - Tom Petty" it was working fine...
  • osornios
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Superuser Contribution There is a section in a different language. How to I remove it?

(Android App) There is a section if I scroll down I Hebrew. I don't speak. How can I remove it from my recommendations. It's not even close to my taste.How can I remove it? Or at least translate it? (The whole app is in English except from this one s...

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  • (Android App) There is a section if I scroll down I Hebrew. I don't speak. How can I remove it from my recommendations. It's not even close to my taste. How can I remove it? Or at least translate it...
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Solved!! Can my followers see what I am listening to if my listening activity is off?

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue

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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  
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Can't play content in desktop app (Linux), on Android or in Browser

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceDell XPS 13, Nokia 4.2Operating SystemAndroid 11, Ubuntu 22.04My Question or IssueSince yesterday I am not able to play music with Spotify, neither in the desktop app on Ubuntu Linux, nor on Android or in the browser (C...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Dell XPS 13, Nokia 4.2 Operating System Android 11, Ubuntu 22.04 My Question or Issue Since yesterday I am not able to play music with Spotify, neither in...
  • pgoetz
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Suspicious Playlist

Plan: FreeCountry: BrazilOperating System: Windows 10 Hello,I had a song added to a playlist called 'House Music' by the profile 'Artister.io' without my consent. Researching a bit I found the playlist to be somewhat suspicious, according to the site...

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  • Plan: Free Country: Brazil Operating System: Windows 10   Hello, I had a song added to a playlist called 'House Music' by the profile 'Artister.io' without my consent. Researching...
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Ja Rule - Livin It Up explicit version dissapeared

All Ja Rule - Livin It Up tracks have been replaced with the censored version from the Best Of album. It is incorrectly labelled as Explicit, however it is indeed censored. Ja Rule – Livin' It Up Hopefully the original Explicit version from the 2001 ...

  • Casual Listener
  •   All Ja Rule - Livin It Up tracks have been replaced with the censored version from the Best Of album. It is incorrectly labelled as Explicit, however it is indeed censored.   Ja Rule –...
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Superuser Contribution song looping

i swear we were able to infinitely loop a song even after an ad on desktop but for some reason it hasn't been working. anyone else experiencing this?

  • Casual Listener
  • i swear we were able to infinitely loop a song even after an ad on desktop but for some reason it hasn't been working. anyone else experiencing this?
  • Eni
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Censorship of music

Why is there so much HipHop music censored?? It's annoying because I paid money for some songs so why are they censored? I find Spotify really good but I think it's stupid that people pay money for songs that are censored. It really is something you ...

  • Newbie
  • Why is there so much HipHop music censored?? It's annoying because I paid money for some songs so why are they censored? I find Spotify really good but I think it's stupid that people pay money for s...
  • mst69
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Reporting a fraudulent bot playlist

I’m having a major issue. I somehow got added to a bot playlist without my knowledge or consent. I don’t pay for playlisting or do anything that would violate terms of service. This is the second time this same group of scammers have done this. I’ve ...

  • Regular
  • I’m  having a major issue. I somehow got added to a bot playlist without my knowledge or consent. I don’t pay for playlisting or do anything that would violate terms of service. This is the seco...
  • Prophylaxis2077
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Superuser Contribution How can I watch the videos of Trevor Noah's podcast 'What now' from India?

I have been trying to watch the videos of Trevor Noah's podcast - 'What now' for 2 months now but the video is not playing for me or any of my friends here in India. Can't we watch the videos of this podcast in India? If so why? Aren't Spotify podcas...

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  • I have been trying to watch the videos of Trevor Noah's podcast - 'What now' for 2 months now but the video is not playing for me or any of my friends here in India. Can't we watch the videos of this...
  • Ashmitgarg
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Superuser Contribution Sponsored recommendations - how do I turn them off?

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone 14 Pro MaxOperating SystemCurrent iOS My Question or IssueHow do I turn off sponsored recommendations? I cannot find a way in options. I noticed today that I got a sponsored recommendation and the “?” button states I...

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  • ...his would be appreciated!   EDIT: Here are the directions to turn off sponsored content per a moderator in the replies: desktop > Account > Privacy settings > turn off Tailored ads....
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Superuser Contribution No Sagittarius Cosmic Playlist?

PlanDuo PremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone 11 ProOperating SystemiOS 16.6.1 My Question or IssueWhy is there not a cosmic playlist for the astrological sign of Sagittarius?? I feel very left out and considering I pay for this monthly, I’d appreciate havin...

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  • Plan Duo Premium Country USA Device iPhone 11 Pro Operating System iOS 16.6.1   My Question or Issue Why is there not a cosmic playlist for the astrological sign of Sagittarius?? I fee...
  • joelleluv
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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...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...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...
  • pajpej
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Time Capsule is broken since a new person joined the family plan.

I haven't listened to any of these songs and I am pretty sure it's the music taste of this new 5th member. I don't like 95% of german music, but it's all german. How do I reset this?

  • Casual Listener
  • I haven't listened to any of these songs and I am pretty sure it's the music taste of this new 5th member. I don't like 95% of german music, but it's all german. How do I reset this?
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Superuser Contribution Remove songs or artists from suggestion or auto play

I like how Spotify automatically plays songs in my music style. But sometimes, there are songs I don't like and don't want to listen to them again in the future. I couldn't find any function to remove songs or artists (on playing or in the list) on t...

  • Casual Listener
  • I like how Spotify automatically plays songs in my music style. But sometimes, there are songs I don't like and don't want to listen to them again in the future. I couldn't find any function to remov...
  • AstroTheRabbit
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