Implemented Ideas

Integration of Spotify and BMW Connected Drive

Status: Implemented
by Rayno1400 on ‎2012-02-13 02:26 PM

It would be great to be able to manage Spotify through BMW iDrive, either by a dedicated Spotify app on BMW system or at least by a connection of iDrive controls with Spotify app on the iPhone.

Status: Implemented

Updated: 2015-09-17
Since Spotify is now available for BMW Conected Drive on the iPhone, we'll mark this topic as 'Implemented'.

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[Android] Integration of Spotify and BMW Connected Drive - Android


Thanks everyone!

by Spotify
on ‎2013-01-28 04:12 PM
Status changed to: Implemented
by jhbodle
on ‎2013-01-28 08:50 PM

This sounds promising - it would be the ultimate in-car entertainment! Let's get this going!

by mivole
on ‎2013-01-30 01:07 PM

Check aupeo, they have a nice solution.


Please post the timeline for integration!

by Imolarot
on ‎2013-01-30 04:59 PM

Pretty please with sugar on top?

by Park
on ‎2013-01-31 04:36 PM

This will be about the only way I will renew my mobile subscription. Please, Mr. Ek, Mr. Parker?

by Monte1980
on ‎2013-02-02 07:45 AM
Please spotifY , increase The idrive Integration for spotifY on iPhone. For example :Alpeo Works very fine in my bmw, why spotify Take over The Theology of alpeo. Thanks a Lot Spotify Premium User since yesterday ;-)
on ‎2013-02-02 09:11 AM

I am using spotify quite often and would also appreciate an easier use in my BMW. As Aupeo is able to provide an embedded App, it should be even easier for Spotify if Spotify would like to be No. 1 in Aufio Streaming....

by Louisandtimmy
on ‎2013-02-08 07:54 PM

Go on. Do it!

by jhbodle
on ‎2013-02-09 10:34 AM

Spotify is missing a trick here. This would be the ultimate entertainment system for any car. Even if they don't do this, it would be nice for the steering wheel controls to actually be able to change tracks back and forth without the iPod shutting Spotify down and opening the music transferred in iTunes!

by Daenniz
on ‎2013-02-10 03:11 PM
Do it!
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