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[All Platforms][Social] A 'Spotify soulmate' in Wrapped

Since there is a Spotify Wrap at the end of the year there could also be a feature where you can see the user that was most similar to yourself over the whole course of the year, This could include their listening habits, music taste, favorite genre,...

  • Regular
  • Since there is a Spotify Wrap at the end of the year there could also be a feature where you can see the user that was most similar to yourself over the whole course of the year, This could include t...
  • lilcrosser
  • Music Fan
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Songs should show the type of genre it is

Sometimes you discover a certain song that becomes your top 1 favorite and you want more of that specific style, but you don't even have any idea of what genre could it be. It happens me a lot with EDM music, and Rock music, I love so much certain so...

  • Casual Listener
  • Sometimes you discover a certain song that becomes your top 1 favorite and you want more of that specific style, but you don't even have any idea of what genre could it be. It happens me a lot with E...
  • rikverstraete
  • Roadie
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  • Community
  • Good Suggestion
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[Community][Other] Give Uganda 🇺🇬 Spotify charts

Ugandans spend hours streaming their favourite music on Spotify with the mindset to both have fun and support their favourite artists. Although there are external means of having competitions with others on a global scale, it does not show much of an...

  • Casual Listener
  • Ugandans spend hours streaming their favourite music on Spotify with the mindset to both have fun and support their favourite artists. Although there are external means of having competitions with ot...
  • geovanebento
  • Rising Star 1
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  • Community
    Other
  • Good Suggestion
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[Discover] Please add a "Not Interested" Button

As the title suggests, it would be useful if Spotify had a "not interested" button like YouTube does for videos. I have been using Spotify for many years and still receive a lot of recommendations for playlists and podcasts that I am simply not inter...

  • Casual Listener
  • As the title suggests, it would be useful if Spotify had a "not interested" button like YouTube does for videos. I have been using Spotify for many years and still receive a lot of recommendations fo...
  • PaulMac
  • Roadie
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  • 120 comments
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  • Discover
  • Live Idea
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[All Platforms][Playlists][Premium] Preview song samples when adding songs to playlists

Bring the ability to preview songs when adding them to a playlist back, it makes it extremely hard to find new music to add to a playlist cause you no longer know what it sounds like without listening to it separately from the add songs list. The fea...

  • Casual Listener
  • Bring the ability to preview songs when adding them to a playlist back, it makes it extremely hard to find new music to add to a playlist cause you no longer know what it sounds like without listenin...
  • Tufu
  • Newbie
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  • All Platforms
    Playlists
  • Good Suggestion
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[Mobile] Please bring back the old group session. "Play from same device"

The old group session, "play from same device option" has been removed and it has saddened many people. It seems the only group session option is now remote group sessions, where the music is played on each individual device. This group session, "pla...

  • Casual Listener
  • The old group session, "play from same device option" has been removed and it has saddened many people. It seems the only group session option is now remote group sessions, where the music is played ...
  • roel
  • Regular
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  • 78 comments
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  • Mobile
    Social
  • Live Idea
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[Podcasts] Subtitles for Podcasts

Thanks for the "karaoke" feature that allows us to follow the lyrics of the songs. It's great for anyone learning a new language or who needs to find a specific part of a song's lyrics, and especially for deaf people who, different from what is gener...

  • Casual Listener
  • Thanks for the "karaoke" feature that allows us to follow the lyrics of the songs. It's great for anyone learning a new language or who needs to find a specific part of a song's lyrics, and especiall...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 59989 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 4342 likes
  • Podcasts
  • Live Idea
  • 59989 Views
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[Mobile][Developer] Get points on your account for the amount of time you listen

You can get points on your account for the amount of time you listen and can get trophies or other rewards

  • Casual Listener
  • You can get points on your account for the amount of time you listen and can get trophies or other rewards 
  • harvasyuk
  • Music Fan
  • 2528 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 228 likes
  • Developer
    Mobile
  • Good Suggestion
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[Browse] Show upcoming album and release date on artist’s homepage

Spotify doesn’t currently provide any info as to when an upcoming album will be released or even if there’s an upcoming album at all. It would be awesome to add upcoming albums to the artist’s homepage with the expected release date. See Apple Music ...

  • Music Fan
  • Spotify doesn’t currently provide any info as to when an upcoming album will be released or even if there’s an upcoming album at all. It would be awesome to add upcoming albums to the artist’s homepa...
  • vittr
  • Newbie
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  • 13 comments
  • 439 likes
  • Browse
  • Good Suggestion
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[Desktop] Full Discography Reinstatement

The full chronological artist discography, with all tracks listed out, has been removed from artist pages. Please add this back, as it was the most efficient way to explore an Artist's discography. Very simple. Spotify seems to be attempting to bury ...

  • Regular
  • The full chronological artist discography, with all tracks listed out, has been removed from artist pages. Please add this back, as it was the most efficient way to explore an Artist's discography. V...
  • ljfs
  • Newbie
  • 38252 Views
  • 208 comments
  • 3125 likes
  • Desktop
  • Under Consideration
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[Desktop][Other] Full-size album artwork

Musicians put in a lot of effort to their album artwork, so it's a shame that on our desktop devices with nice screens we can't see then in higher resolution than a handful of hundred pixels square. See attachement for a proposed screen – click on a ...

  • Roadie
  • Musicians put in a lot of effort to their album artwork, so it's a shame that on our desktop devices with nice screens we can't see then in higher resolution than a handful of hundred pixels square. ...
  • coasts
  • Newbie
  • 5440 Views
  • 22 comments
  • 753 likes
  • Desktop
    Other
  • Live Idea
  • 5440 Views
  • 22 comments
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[iOS] Implement Native HomePod Support

DetailsJust this week at WWDC (June 22, 2020), Apple announced support for third party music services on the HomePod. I'm requesting that Spotify implement native support for the HomePod such that one or even multiple HomePods will appear in the "Con...

  • Casual Listener
  • Details Just this week at WWDC (June 22, 2020), Apple announced support for third party music services on the HomePod.  I'm requesting that Spotify implement native support for the HomePod such...
  • awparker85
  • Casual Listener
  • 246470 Views
  • 1286 comments
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  • iOS
  • Live Idea
  • 246470 Views
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Spotify & "Song Radio" is Essentially Just an Echo Chamber & Doesn't Breed Discovery

This hasn't always been the case, and I don't know if this has to do with the amount of time I've had my Spotify account or if something about the algorithm has drastically changed - but whenever I start a radio based off a song or artist (which is w...

  • Casual Listener
  • This hasn't always been the case, and I don't know if this has to do with the amount of time I've had my Spotify account or if something about the algorithm has drastically changed - but whenever I s...
  • GloomyMike
  • Newbie
  • 28568 Views
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  • Live Idea
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Enhance search options

I'm always trying to find new music or new artists, and it would be great if there was a way to enhance your search experience by adding additional search parameters. Below are a few off the time of my mind...- # of Followers- GeographyExample Use Ca...

  • Casual Listener
  • I'm always trying to find new music or new artists, and it would be great if there was a way to enhance your search experience by adding additional search parameters. Below are a few off the time of ...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 651 Views
  • 5 comments
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[Desktop][Playlists] Have both "make collaborative" and "invite collaborator" features

Myself and many other Spotify users were evidently upset last month when Spotify changed their collaborative feature. While some users may prefer the newer option of inviting select people, others of us loved the old feature and are finding this chan...

  • Gig Goer
  • Myself and many other Spotify users were evidently upset last month when Spotify changed their collaborative feature.   While some users may prefer the newer option of inviting select people, ...
  • KCRUSHER
  • Visitor
  • 2228 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 138 likes
  • Desktop
    Playlists
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[All Platforms] Add the possibility to enable/disable lyric sync and auto-scrolling

Having the lyrics in the app is awesome! However the "karaoke style" highlighting isn't perfect (which is understandable), and when it lags behind or goes too fast it trips me up! So please add an option for users to be able to disable/enable it alon...

  • Casual Listener
  • Having the lyrics in the app is awesome! However the "karaoke style" highlighting isn't perfect (which is understandable), and when it lags behind or goes too fast it trips me up! So please add an op...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 841 Views
  • 5 comments
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  • 841 Views
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[Mobile][Spotify for Artists] Album art zoom feature

I posted this suggestion 3 years ago and it never gained enough traction. We should be able to view a larger picture of the album cover/art. Would love for Spotify to allow (premium?) users to zoom into more detail/expand by pinching the thumbnail si...

  • Casual Listener
  • I posted this suggestion 3 years ago and it never gained enough traction.  We should be able to view a larger picture of the album cover/art.  Would love for Spotify to allow (premium?) use...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 708 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 79 likes
  • iOS
    Spotify for Artists
  • Good Suggestion
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  • 3 comments
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Albums & Playlists: Have BOTH Play & Shuffle buttons at the top

Albums and Playlists should have BOTH a Play Button and a Shuffle Button at the top in the mobile and desktop apps Some users want to easily play the list in order and other users want to play it in shuffle. Some buttons are currently play and some a...

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  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • Albums and Playlists should have BOTH a Play Button and a Shuffle Button at the top in the mobile and desktop apps     Some users want to easily play the list in order and othe...
  • sillysillymarym
  • Newbie
  • 9132 Views
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  • Discover
    Mobile
  • Live Idea
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[All Platforms] Customize Start Screen

This is not a new idea, but I haven't found any practical reply to it, so I think it needs to be repeated. I completely agree with Rennestein (screen capture below), we need to stop seeing irrelevant suggestions because it is annoying. Why can't it b...

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  • Casual Listener
  • This is not a new idea, but I haven't found any practical reply to it, so I think it needs to be repeated. I completely agree with Rennestein (screen capture below), we need to stop seeing irrel...
  • Vonzi89
  • Casual Listener
  • 172749 Views
  • 924 comments
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  • All Platforms
    Browse
  • Not Right Now
  • 172749 Views
  • 924 comments
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[All Platforms][Podcasts] Option to disable or hide podcasts entirely

I don't listen to podcasts and don't intend to. But it currently takes up valuable space in both the Spotify mobile app and also in Android Auto. It's annoying having to see podcasts all the time when I don't care for them and don't want to see them....

  • Casual Listener
  • I don't listen to podcasts and don't intend to. But it currently takes up valuable space in both the Spotify mobile app and also in Android Auto. It's annoying having to see podcasts all the time whe...
  • cghost
  • Casual Listener
  • 112073 Views
  • 1187 comments
  • 5628 likes
  • All Platforms
    Podcasts
  • Live Idea
  • 112073 Views
  • 1187 comments
  • 5628 votes