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[Smart TVs][Other] Keyboard compatibility on TV controls

Hello. I'd like to see keyboard compatibility on our smart TV apps. Currently, the device doesn't response to letter presses in the search feature. The Spotify keyboard does work with the arrow keys. As more of us are using Spotify on our smart TVs I...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello. I'd like to see keyboard compatibility on our smart TV apps.  Currently, the device doesn't response to letter presses in the search feature.  The Spotify keyboard does work with the...
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
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    Smart TVs
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[All platforms] Display if songs are instrumental

If you have the lyric option set on for PC/Web Player (possibly also IOS and Android), it will give you, well, lyrics. However, if the lyrics for the song is not transcribed on MXM yet, it will say that the lyrics are unable to be shown in (mostly) c...

  • Music Fan
  • If you have the lyric option set on for PC/Web Player (possibly also IOS and Android), it will give you, well, lyrics. However, if the lyrics for the song is not transcribed on MXM yet, it will say t...
  • AttractiveToad
  • Newbie
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    Other
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[Android][Podcasts] Sort podcasts in "Your Episodes" from oldest to newest release date

Hi Spotify,I, like many users, listen to podcasts on the app by adding episodes to the "Your Episodes" folder, and listening from the queue it generates based on my sorting preference. The folder is able to organize from newest to oldest release date...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi Spotify, I, like many users, listen to podcasts on the app by adding episodes to the "Your Episodes" folder, and listening from the queue it generates based on my sorting preference. The folder i...
  • AlejaR
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    Podcasts
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[Mobile][Other] Disable vertical scroll for lyrics on playback controls

The lyrics card below the playback controls makes the entire view scrollable which is incredibly annoying. Sometimes my horizontal swipes to scrub or skip are instead read as vertical swipes. I don't like interfaces that need to differentiate between...

  • Casual Listener
  • The lyrics card below the playback controls makes the entire view scrollable which is incredibly annoying. Sometimes my horizontal swipes to scrub or skip are instead read as vertical swipes. I ...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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    Other
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[Android][Playlists] Placeholder album name for new playlist

For several years now on Android. When I create a playlist based on an album using the feature "add to playlist" , the default name is "My playlist #Number" which is annoying because I need to rename it all the time. Previously we used to have "[albu...

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  • Casual Listener
  • For several years now on Android. When I create a playlist based on an album using the feature "add to playlist" , the default name is "My playlist #Number" which is annoying because I need to rename...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
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    Playlists
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[Podcasts] Seperate audio quality for podcasts and music

Seperate audio quality settings for music and podasts. I dont need high Q auido for a chat.

  • Regular
  • Seperate audio quality settings for music and podasts. I dont need high Q auido for a chat.
  • Eni
  • Moderator
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  • Podcasts
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[Other] achievements for listening

it would be nice, if you would get achievements in spotify for listening, for example like it is by many games in steam.some of these achievements could be:- listen to 1, 10, 50, 100, ... songs- listen to x songs of a certain artist- listen to x song...

  • Regular
  • it would be nice, if you would get achievements in spotify for listening, for example like it is by many games in steam. some of these achievements could be: - listen to 1, 10, 50, 100, ... songs...
  • scarletvvitch
  • Gig Goer
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[Mobile] Getting to artist pages by tapping on names on mobile app

The name says it basically; we should be able to get to artist pages from the now playing screen on the mobile app, but it will only take you to the first artist's page.This will help users explore artists more easily and help artists get discovered ...

  • Casual Listener
  • The name says it basically; we should be able to get to artist pages from the now playing screen on the mobile app, but it will only take you to the first artist's page. This will help users explore...
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
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[Instagram ][Social] Share the canvas along with the lyrics to Instagram stories

Hey there eveyone!I think it'd be really dope if there was an option to share the canvas along with the lyrics to Instagram stories. As the background of the story. It would look awesome!

  • Casual Listener
  • Hey there eveyone! I think it'd be really dope if there was an option to share the canvas along with the lyrics to Instagram stories. As the background of the story. It would look awesome! 
  • Yordan
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[Mobile] Improve one handed use on mobile

I think using Spotify with one hand is incredibly hard and could be made easier by adding swipe actions to more parts of the app like swiping down to minimize the media player, or even moving buttons to be lower.

  • Casual Listener
  • I think using Spotify with one hand is incredibly hard and could be made easier by adding swipe actions to more parts of the app like swiping down to minimize the media player, or even moving buttons...
  • Noah
  • Spotify Star
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[iOS][Other] Better Utilization of the iPad Screen

i love using spotify on my ipad, but i notice that it doesn’t really utilise the ipad screen to its fullest potential when it is sitting landscape. so, i had some ideas and whipped them up on procreate. not sure how this would be implemented technica...

  • Casual Listener
  • i love using spotify on my ipad, but i notice that it doesn’t really utilise the ipad screen to its fullest potential when it is sitting landscape. so, i had some ideas and whipped them up on procrea...
  • Noah
  • Spotify Star
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  • iOS
    Other
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[All Platforms] [Other] Artist bios should not be posted by the artists

Artist bios that have been posted by the artists themselves are almost universally poor to worthless. They are, almost to a one, self-serving without any real depth or insight, often glossing over the lineups and parts of their history that made them...

  • Regular
  • Artist bios that have been posted by the artists themselves are almost universally poor to worthless. They are, almost to a one, self-serving without any real depth or insight, often glossing over th...
  • Elena
  • Moderator
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    Other
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[Your Library] Bring back local files sync between devices

You used to be able to listen to local files from one device on all your devices, same as any other track, but for no good reason this was removed. Stop developing the app backwards!

  • Music Fan
  • You used to be able to listen to local files from one device on all your devices, same as any other track, but for no good reason this was removed. Stop developing the app backwards!
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
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  • Your Library
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[Community] Curating Spaces

I love the website "LifeAt.Io" but their media feature never truly syncs with Spotify, which means I have to have two windows open to use both products. If Spotify could build some kind of feature like LifeAt into the Spotify product I wouldn't need ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I love the website "LifeAt.Io" but their media feature never truly syncs with Spotify, which means I have to have two windows open to use both products. If Spotify could build some kind of feature li...
  • Eni
  • Moderator
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    Connect
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[Mobile][Playlists] Playlist Artwork Size

Please make the playlist artwork size bigger on the mobile app. It's so tiny and there's a lot of unused space on the screen.

  • Music Fan
  • Please make the playlist artwork size bigger on the mobile app.  It's so tiny and there's a lot of unused space on the screen. 
  • Eni
  • Moderator
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    Playlists
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[iOS][Podcasts] “Add to queue” shortcut for podcast episodes

On the iOS app, I can swipe right on a song to add it to the queue, but that feature does not work for adding podcast episodes to the queue. I listen to a bunch of different podcasts in the morning while I am getting my day started and it would be gr...

  • Casual Listener
  • On the iOS app, I can swipe right on a song to add it to the queue, but that feature does not work for adding podcast episodes to the queue. I listen to a bunch of different podcasts in the morning w...
  • iamsparky
  • Casual Listener
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    Podcasts
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[Desktop] lyric reporting on pc

On phone app we have the lyric reporting if some lyrics are wrong, all of them are wrong and not synced. This is only for phone and it would be nice to have it on the computer. Because i mostly use it on the computer, if i see a thing that's not righ...

  • Roadie
  • On phone app we have the lyric reporting if some lyrics are wrong, all of them are wrong and not synced. This is only for phone and it would be nice to have it on the computer. Because i mostly use i...
  • Luke
  • Spotify Star
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  • Desktop
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[Desktop][Developer] Spotify "last song" button behavior

Have the option to change what the "Last Song" button does for Spotify (for all platforms: PC, android, IOS, etc.). Right now, the last song button always repeat the song first, and clicking again will give you the last song. I want to be able to cha...

  • Casual Listener
  • Have the option to change what the "Last Song" button does for Spotify (for all platforms: PC, android, IOS, etc.). Right now, the last song button always repeat the song first, and clicking again wi...
  • BoxTape
  • Newbie
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    Developer
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[Your Library] Loved Songs

They are not just liked songs, these are the songs that you LOVE. After having Spotify for many years, and listening to music ALL THE TIME, I have certainly racked up a ton of liked songs. I'm around the 1,100 liked songs range, and I recently realiz...

  • Casual Listener
  • They are not just liked songs, these are the songs that you LOVE. After having Spotify for many years, and listening to music ALL THE TIME, I have certainly racked up a ton of liked songs. I'm around...
  • Emilia_8
  • Spotify Star
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  • Your Library
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[Desktop][Browse] Show keyboard shortcuts on hover (learning mode)

I like using keyboard (as I have some carpal issues).I suggest showing corresponding keyboard shortcut when mouse-hovering over a button or a field. To easily help learning. As a setting Show keyboard shortcuts on hover, and preferrably as default.Pr...

  • Casual Listener
  • I like using keyboard (as I have some carpal issues). I suggest showing corresponding keyboard shortcut when mouse-hovering over a button or a field. To easily help learning.   As a setting S...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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  • Browse
    Desktop
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