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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
  • 27016 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 27016 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 votes

Downtime August 4 2023: Issues with multiple Spotify services

Hey folks, We're receiving reports of issues with multiple Spotify services - Account pages not working, trouble signing up for Premium, issues with Spotify related websites. This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports of issues with multiple Spotify services - Account pages not working, trouble signing up for Premium, issues with Spotify r...
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 8576 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 85 likes
  • Accounts
  • Fixed
  • 8576 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 85 votes

[MacOS] Desktop app crashing, Home page not loading

We've received reports from Mac users that the desktop app crashes and the Home page refuses to load - an error message "Something went wrong" is displayed instead. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Mac users that the desktop app crashes and the Home page refuses to load - an error message "Something went wrong" is displayed instead.   This is being investiga...
  • odi
  • Regular
  • 6007 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 52 likes
  • Desktop (Mac)
  • Fixed
  • 6007 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 52 votes

Jam isn't working

We've been getting reports that Jam is not working. Some users are getting the error message 'The host device cannot play this content' or 'This content cannot be played on the server's device'.This is currently being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've been getting reports that Jam is not working. Some users are getting the error message 'The host device cannot play this content' or 'This content cannot be played on the server's device'. T...
  • Pankay4
  • Newbie
  • 2420 Views
  • 10 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 2420 Views
  • 10 comments
  • 6 votes

PS4 Quick Menu shows Playlists instead of a list Liked Songs

Upon opening the PS4 quick menu, it doesn't display the Liked songs list. It only shows the playlists in the library.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Upon opening the PS4 quick menu, it doesn't display the Liked songs list. It only shows the playlists in the library.
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 2249 Views
  • 23 comments
  • 19 likes
  • Your Library
  • Not Right Now
  • 2249 Views
  • 23 comments
  • 19 votes

Free users on iOS unable to tap "and more" to open list of tracks on playlists

We're receiving contacts from users on iOS, who are using the free experience of Spotify and are unable to tap "and more" to see the list of tracks when viewing a playlist. So far, this seems to not be affecting Android users or users with Premium su...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving contacts from users on iOS, who are using the free experience of  Spotify and are unable to tap "and more" to see the list of tracks when viewing a playlist. So far, this seems t...
  • user-removed
  • Not applicable
  • 57541 Views
  • 177 comments
  • 508 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 57541 Views
  • 177 comments
  • 508 votes

Downtime November 28th, 2023: Web Player not loading

Hey folks, We've received some contacts from users who are not able to load the Web Player and the main Spotify website correctly and instead see an error message. This is being investigated.

  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • Hey folks,    We've received some contacts from users who are not able to load the Web Player and the main Spotify website correctly and instead see an error message.   ...
  • alien236
  • Regular
  • 4166 Views
  • 133 comments
  • 23 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 4166 Views
  • 133 comments
  • 23 votes

Spotify stuck on logo screen on iOS

We've received reports from iPhone users running iOS 16.3 and 16.3.1 that the Spotify app won't load past the logo screen. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from iPhone users running iOS 16.3 and 16.3.1 that the Spotify app won't load past the logo screen. This is being investigated.
  • Lyubka
  • Moderator
  • 29563 Views
  • 199 comments
  • 167 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 29563 Views
  • 199 comments
  • 167 votes

Queue disappears after closing the desktop app

We're receiving reports that this issue is also affecting desktop users and queued tracks are being removed after restarting the app on Windows and Mac.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports that this issue is also affecting desktop users and queued tracks are being removed after restarting the app on Windows and Mac.
  • kornfan2007
  • Regular
  • 22590 Views
  • 206 comments
  • 227 likes
  • Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 22590 Views
  • 206 comments
  • 227 votes

Downloading on Apple Watch stuck at first song

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that some users are unable to download music for offline listening on their Apple Watches. The download is stuck on the first song and doesn't progress. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports that some users are unable to download music for offline listening on their Apple Watches. The download is stuck on the first song and doesn't progress. ...
  • love_engine
  • Casual Listener
  • 167336 Views
  • 323 comments
  • 704 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 167336 Views
  • 323 comments
  • 704 votes

Unable to update payment details

Users report that when attempting to update their payment details, they receive the following error message: Unexpected token '<', "

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Users report that when attempting to update their payment details, they receive the following error message: Unexpected token '<', "<!doctype "... is not valid JSON.   This is being in...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 1073 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 11 likes
  • Accounts
  • Fixed
  • 1073 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 11 votes

[Android] "Spotify is trying to play" notification

Plan Premium CountryUSA Device Moto Z3 Play Operating System Android 9 My Question or Issue Yesterday I noticed that my phone was showing two notifications when I played spotify. The first was the normal notification that spotify was playing with inf...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Moto Z3 Play Operating System Android 9   My Question or Issue Yesterday I noticed that my phone was showing two notifications when I played sp...
  • Iw00d
  • Newbie
  • 64555 Views
  • 76 comments
  • 1340 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 64555 Views
  • 76 comments
  • 1340 votes

Recently Played section missing from Home screen

Folks are reporting that the Recently Played section is missing from their Home screens across platforms.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Folks are reporting that the Recently Played section is missing from their Home screens across platforms.
  • Mj81
  • Newbie
  • 12348 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 54 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 12348 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 54 votes

[Android] App freezes/crashes when clicking on three-dot menu in playlist

Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device Umidigi F1 Operating System Android 9 My Question or Issue spotify crashes when you click the 3 dots to add to playlist, share ,view artist. etc

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device Umidigi F1 Operating System Android 9   My Question or Issue spotify crashes when you click the 3 dots to add to playlist, share ,v...
  • Alex
  • Spotify Legend
  • 112151 Views
  • 585 comments
  • 1471 likes
  • Android
    Mobile
  • Case Closed
  • 112151 Views
  • 585 comments
  • 1471 votes

Spotify starts playing automatically when locking my iPhone

PlanPremium CountryThe Netherlands DeviceiPhone X Operating SystemiOS My Question or IssueHi!! Whenever I pause my music and lock my phone, it starts playing automatically. I have this issue for about 2 weeks now. How to solve this?

  • Visitor
  •   Plan Premium   Country The Netherlands   Device iPhone X   Operating System iOS   My Question or Issue Hi!! Whenever I pause my music and lock my phone, it st...
  • Stacey_B
  • Visitor
  • 62143 Views
  • 172 comments
  • 1609 likes
  • Fixed
  • 62143 Views
  • 172 comments
  • 1609 votes

Downtime December 8th: Web Player isn't loading.

Hey folks,We've gotten information that our web player open.spotify.com is currently not opening/loading around the world. If you want to access Account page, here is the direct link: https://www.spotify.com/account/overview/

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks, We've gotten information that our web player open.spotify.com is currently not opening/loading around the world.   If you want to access Account page, here is the d...
  • crackpotideas
  • Newbie
  • 11521 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 203 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 11521 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 203 votes

Music cuts out briefly on Echo devices

We've received reports that the music occasionally cuts out when listening to Spotify on Amazon Echo devices. This occurs both when controlling the music directly in the app and with voice commands.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that the music occasionally cuts out when listening to Spotify on Amazon Echo devices. This occurs both when controlling the music directly in the app and with voice comma...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 43057 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 43057 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 votes

Desktop App - Back button doesn't remember position in playlist

Hey folks, We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the back button on Windows Desktop app doesn't remember position in playlist.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the back button on Windows Desktop app doesn't remember position in playlist.    
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 3528 Views
  • 55 comments
  • 53 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 3528 Views
  • 55 comments
  • 53 votes

[Downtime March 1st 2021] Issues subscribing to Premium or redeeming gift cards

Hey there folks, We've received reports that users are having issues when trying to subscribe to Premium or adding gift cards to their accounts. We're currently investigating this. If you're experiencing this, make sure not to retry to subscribe whil...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey there folks,   We've received reports that users are having issues when trying to subscribe to Premium or adding gift cards to their accounts.   We're currently investigating ...
  • Dixon3
  • Visitor
  • 53593 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 likes
  • Payment
  • Fixed
  • 53593 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 votes

[Mobile] Playlists disappear from Your Library after being downloaded

We've had some reports that playlists are disappearing from Your Library after being downloaded for Offline listening on mobile devices. The right teams are aware and looking into this.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've had some reports that playlists are disappearing from Your Library after being downloaded for Offline listening on mobile devices.    The right teams are aware and looking int...
  • isam14
  • Newbie
  • 35644 Views
  • 226 comments
  • 632 likes
  • Android
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 35644 Views
  • 226 comments
  • 632 votes