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Can't Play Downloaded Songs When Offline

We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to the internet, same songs can be played without issu...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to ...
  • Ivelina
  • Moderator
  • 158722 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 158722 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 votes

Connecting to the car automatically plays Liked Songs playlist, with or without Car Thing

Hey folks, We've received reports that connecting to the car automatically plays Liked Songs playlist, with or without Car Thing. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received reports that connecting to the car automatically plays Liked Songs playlist, with or without Car Thing.   This is being investigated.
  • Dantpool
  • Gig Goer
  • 6333 Views
  • 103 comments
  • 49 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 6333 Views
  • 103 comments
  • 49 votes

Miniplayer showing a 'You've discovered a Premium feature' message

We received reports from users receiving the following message when accessing the Miniplayer despite being on Premium: This is under investigation.

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We received reports from users receiving the following message when accessing the Miniplayer despite being on Premium:     This is under investigation.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 1289 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 19 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1289 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 19 votes

Unable to log in on Android

We've received reports from Android users who are unable to log in to their Spotify accounts on their Android devices. An error message saying that the login details are incorrect is displayed.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users who are unable to log in to their Spotify accounts on their Android devices. An error message saying that the login details are incorrect is displayed.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 3681 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 56 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 3681 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 56 votes

Queue disappears and screen goes blank after closing the app on mobile

We're aware of the following issues on mobile devices, when the app is closed while the Shuffle button is on: - The queued tracks are disappearing - The song screen goes blank - The play button is unresponsive

  • Spotify Legend
  • We're aware of the following issues on mobile devices, when the app is closed while the Shuffle button is on:    - The queued tracks are disappearing  - The song screen goes blan...
  • greis09
  • Visitor
  • 42190 Views
  • 327 comments
  • 593 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 42190 Views
  • 327 comments
  • 593 votes

App crashes when trying to play tracks from Liked Songs

We've received reports from Android users that the Spotify app closes immediately after trying to play a song from the Liked Songs playlist. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users that the Spotify app closes immediately after trying to play a song from the Liked Songs playlist.   This is being investigated.
  • fmd85
  • Newbie
  • 8999 Views
  • 128 comments
  • 148 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 8999 Views
  • 128 comments
  • 148 votes

Song/Podcast skipping when clicking/sliding the progress bar in the desktop app

Hey folks, We've received reports from some users that songs and podcasts skip to the next content in the queue when clicking on the progress bar to set it to a certain portion while playing. This is only happening on the desktop app. This is now bei...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,  We've received reports from some users that songs and podcasts skip to the next content in the queue when clicking on the progress bar to set it to a certain portion while playin...
  • Eni
  • Moderator
  • 27216 Views
  • 201 comments
  • 518 likes
  • Desktop
    Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 27216 Views
  • 201 comments
  • 518 votes

Spotify not working on Amazon Fire TV

It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.

  • Casual Listener
  • It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.   
  • janeydempsey
  • Visitor
  • 150478 Views
  • 489 comments
  • 2215 likes
  • Connect
  • Fixed
  • 150478 Views
  • 489 comments
  • 2215 votes

Spotify app not loading on Android devices

We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.
  • OscarDC
  • Moderator
  • 67517 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 657 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 67517 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 657 votes

Connecting to spotify.... in Android Notification

PlanPremiumCountry GermanyDevicePixel 2 XLOperating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or Issue Since the latest update, I get the message in the notification bar "Connecting to spotify" (sorry, living in germany, hopefully I've translated correct) This i...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country  Germany Device Pixel 2 XL Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue  Since the latest update, I get the message in the notification bar "Conne...
  • Mellaicious
  • Newbie
  • 128181 Views
  • 540 comments
  • 3679 likes
  • Fixed
  • 128181 Views
  • 540 comments
  • 3679 votes

Desktop app crashing on Windows after latest update

Hey folks,We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the Windows Desktop app is closing itself when logging in, during playback or finishing a song. This issue happens on both versions of the app: the client one, as well as ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks, We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the Windows Desktop app is closing itself when logging in, during playback or finishing a song.  This issue ...
  • Xforce80
  • Newbie
  • 45156 Views
  • 359 comments
  • 660 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 45156 Views
  • 359 comments
  • 660 votes

[Android] Unable to play music, all playlists appear empty

We've received reports from Android users that they're unable to play songs from Search. In addition, all playlists in the app appear empty. This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users that they're unable to play songs from Search. In addition, all playlists in the app appear empty. This is currently being investigated.
  • Ni4ht
  • Visitor
  • 88811 Views
  • 456 comments
  • 708 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 88811 Views
  • 456 comments
  • 708 votes

Premium Student accounts showing as free in the app and web player

Hey, We've received reports about the above issue which seems to be affecting all platforms and is happening mostly for users in the US.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey,   We've received reports about the above issue which seems to be affecting all platforms and is happening mostly for users in the US.
  • Kiril
  • Moderator
  • 4181 Views
  • 29 comments
  • 103 likes
  • Premium Student
  • Fixed
  • 4181 Views
  • 29 comments
  • 103 votes

Spotify app crashing on Android

We're getting reports about Spotify app crashing. Most users affected are using the Beta version 8.8.60.522 or higher. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports about Spotify app crashing. Most users affected are using the Beta version 8.8.60.522 or higher.   This is being investigated.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 13394 Views
  • 123 comments
  • 111 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 13394 Views
  • 123 comments
  • 111 votes

[Mobile] Recently Played not updating

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports from users that Recently Played is not updating. This might also include Recently Played Artists. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update be...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports from users that Recently Played is not updating. This might also include Recently Played Artists.   If you’re experiencing this issue, m...
  • David_1989
  • Newbie
  • 64590 Views
  • 389 comments
  • 1104 likes
  • Mobile
    Your Library
  • Not Right Now
  • 64590 Views
  • 389 comments
  • 1104 votes

Collaborative playlist option link not working

Hey folks! We're receiving reports that collaborators are unable to add songs to collaborative playlists. The invite link works but only redirects to viewing the playlist. Adding tracks doesn't work.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We're receiving reports that collaborators are unable to add songs to collaborative playlists. The invite link works but only redirects to viewing the playlist. Adding trac...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 5150 Views
  • 32 comments
  • 25 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 5150 Views
  • 32 comments
  • 25 votes

Google Alarm Clock app stopped working with Spotify

Hey there folks, We've received multiple reports of the Google Alarm Clock not working with Spotify after the latest update. The default alarm plays instead - with the message "You are not logged into Spotify". This is now being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there folks,    We've received multiple reports of the Google Alarm Clock not working with Spotify after the latest update. The default alarm plays instead - with the message "You a...
  • Eni
  • Moderator
  • 25859 Views
  • 169 comments
  • 247 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 25859 Views
  • 169 comments
  • 247 votes

[iOS] Playlists not showing playlist creators after latest update

Hey folks! We noticed that playlists are not showing playlist creators after the latest update on iOS.This is being looked into  

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We noticed that playlists are not showing playlist creators after the latest update on iOS. This is being looked into 🙂    
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 5746 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 61 likes
  • iOS
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 5746 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 61 votes

[iOS] Error when sharing to Instagram Stories

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone XS MAXOperating SystemiOS 13.1.2Spotify Version 8.5.25Instagram Version112.0 My Question or IssueCan't share anything (playlist, song, album, etc.) to Instagram Stories. Was working yesterday. Not working today. Edit...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone XS MAX Operating System iOS 13.1.2 Spotify Version  8.5.25 Instagram Version 112.0   My Question or Issue Can't share anything (...
  • solb0170
  • Visitor
  • 133975 Views
  • 418 comments
  • 2020 likes
  • Instagram Stories
    iOS 13.1
  • Fixed
  • 133975 Views
  • 418 comments
  • 2020 votes

Playback stops on mobile devices. Progress bar stays at 0:00.

Hey folks! We're getting reports from both Android and iOS users about the app stopping audio playback. This usually occurs after successfully playing 1-3 tracks without issues. We wanted to let you know that this is being investigated and we'll keep...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We're getting reports from both Android and iOS users about the app stopping audio playback. This usually occurs after successfully playing 1-3 tracks without issues.   ...
  • 6in6erMinion
  • Newbie
  • 26997 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 26997 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 votes