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Spotify Connect not working on multiple 3rd party devices

Recently there have been numerous reports that Spotify Connect is not working on 3rd party devices like wireless smart speakers, multiroom speakers, sound systems and receivers. It's either possible to connect to the speaker using the Spotify Connect...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Recently there have been numerous reports that Spotify Connect is not working on 3rd party devices like wireless smart speakers, multiroom speakers, sound systems and receivers.  It's either p...
  • pattyohayward
  • Casual Listener
  • 8695 Views
  • 767 comments
  • 4 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 8695 Views
  • 767 comments
  • 4 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
  • 59955 Views
  • 76 comments
  • 1338 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 59955 Views
  • 76 comments
  • 1338 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
  • Moderator
  • 101523 Views
  • 585 comments
  • 1471 likes
  • Android
    Mobile
  • Closed
  • 101523 Views
  • 585 comments
  • 1471 votes

Multiple SD card storage options are shown in app settings

Hey everyone! We've been receiving reports about the app displaying multiple SD cards in the storage options. If you're experiencing this, let us know by adding your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update below. We'll be keeping every...

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone!   We've been receiving reports about the app displaying multiple SD cards in the storage options.    If you're experiencing this, let us know b...
  • calamar-87
  • Music Fan
  • 11519 Views
  • 107 comments
  • 192 likes
  • Android
    Mobile
  • Not Right Now
  • 11519 Views
  • 107 comments
  • 192 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...
  • user-removed
  • Not applicable
  • 53928 Views
  • 171 comments
  • 1606 likes
  • Fixed
  • 53928 Views
  • 171 comments
  • 1606 votes

Crossfade option isn't working on the desktop app.

We've received reports that the Crossfade feature isn't working correctly on the desktop app. No matter how many seconds are being added, it won't work and after returning to the settings page, it's set to a random amount of seconds.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that the Crossfade feature isn't working correctly on the desktop app. No matter how many seconds are being added, it won't work and after returning to the settings page, it's ...
  • amendooas
  • Casual Listener
  • 8562 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 114 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 8562 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 114 votes

Unable to share songs on Instagram stories

My Question or Issue I do not have the function to share on Instagram stories. Instead, I only have an option titled Instagram. When I click on it, it opens up my Instagram camera instead. Attached is an example of what I see. [moderator edit]

  • Casual Listener
  • My Question or Issue I do not have the function to share on Instagram stories. Instead, I only have an option titled Instagram. When I click on it, it opens up my Instagram camera instead. Attached...
  • Priscilacosta
  • Newbie
  • 40702 Views
  • 205 comments
  • 443 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 40702 Views
  • 205 comments
  • 443 votes

Lyrics Sharing Not Working

Hey everyone, We’re receiving reports that the Lyrics Sharing feature is not working. Before you keep on reading, note that this issue is different than not seeing Lyrics at all.

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey everyone,   We’re receiving reports that the Lyrics Sharing feature is not working. Before you keep on reading,  note  that this issue is different than  not seeing...
  • user-removed
  • Not applicable
  • 18233 Views
  • 100 comments
  • 185 likes
  • Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
    Mobile
  • Closed
  • 18233 Views
  • 100 comments
  • 185 votes

Refresh button for Recommended songs section not working properly

Hey folks, We're receiving reports about the Refresh button under the Recommended songs section under a playlist not working properly. Sometimes it just shuffles the already listed songs, and sometimes it just doesn't do anything at all. The list is ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports about the Refresh button under the Recommended songs section under a playlist not working properly. Sometimes it just shuffles the already listed songs, ...
  • Mihail
  • Spotify Legend
  • 14861 Views
  • 82 comments
  • 266 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 14861 Views
  • 82 comments
  • 266 votes

Wrong metadata displayed on car radio via Bluetooth

Hi! On my Mazda 3 2018 the song title and song name freezes after first track is played after i start my car. The forward and backward buttons to change song on my steering wheel still works though. This is with my Oneplus 7t Pro connected through bl...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi! On my Mazda 3 2018 the song title and song name freezes after first track is played after i start my car. The forward and backward buttons to change song  on my steering wheel still works ...
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
  • 71556 Views
  • 893 comments
  • 472 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 71556 Views
  • 893 comments
  • 472 votes

Notification: Spotify connections - Waze is connected

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePixel 2XLOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueI've never had Waze installed on my phone but today I started having a persistent notification from `Spotify connections` telling me that `Waze is connected`. What is Spo...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Pixel 2XL Operating System Android   My Question or Issue I've never had Waze installed on my phone but today I started having a persistent notification...
  • TraceAmount
  • Newbie
  • 101262 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 1415 likes
  • Fixed
  • 101262 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 1415 votes

[Desktop] Liked Songs not visible

Plan Premium Country Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue My liked songs just disappeared on dektop. I can see them in my web player and mobile app. I tried doing a CLEAN reinstall and I restarted my computer but sadly the ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country   Device Desktop   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue My liked songs just disappeared on dektop. I can see them in my web pla...
  • PTS_RUS
  • Visitor
  • 52403 Views
  • 344 comments
  • 744 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 52403 Views
  • 344 comments
  • 744 votes

[iOS] App crashes instantly on launch

ios 13.5.1 still crash

  • Casual Listener
  • ios 13.5.1 still crash
  • GOrtiz
  • Newbie
  • 25736 Views
  • 326 comments
  • 705 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 25736 Views
  • 326 comments
  • 705 votes

[iOS] High battery drain with Spotify on iPhones with iOS versions 14.8 and 15.0

Hey folks, Thanks for your reports about battery drainage while updating from iOS 14.8 to .15 on both firmware versions during the past days. We’ve passed your info on to the relevant team and we can confirm they are currently looking into it. If you...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   Thanks for your reports about  battery drainage while updating from iOS 14.8 to .15 on both firmware versions during the past days.   We’ve passed your info on...
  • Xenia
  • Moderator
  • 47180 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 218 likes
  • iOS
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 47180 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 218 votes

[Android] Sharing to Instagram Stories doesn't work

Plan Premium Country Singapore Device Samsung Note 10+ Operating System Android 9, One UI 1.5 My Question or Issue I didn't have any issues with sharing songs to Instagram story untill today, when I press share to story it seems like instagram opens ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Singapore  Device Samsung Note 10+ Operating System Android 9, One UI 1.5   My Question or Issue I didn't have any issues with sharing songs to Inst...
  • Xenia
  • Moderator
  • 49516 Views
  • 151 comments
  • 1000 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 49516 Views
  • 151 comments
  • 1000 votes

Radio playback issues

Hi everyone, We currently are receiving reports that the Radio feature based on Songs and Artists are unresponsive when pressing any song except the track that the Radio is based on.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hi everyone,   We currently are receiving reports that the Radio feature based on Songs and Artists are unresponsive when pressing any song except the track that the Radio is based on.
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 2362 Views
  • 32 comments
  • 32 likes
  • Mobile
  • Under investigation
  • 2362 Views
  • 32 comments
  • 32 votes

Artist Profiles not loading on web player and desktop app

We've received reports that some artist profiles are not loading on the desktop app and web player. These profiles can still be accessed using the mobile app.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that some artist profiles are not loading on the desktop app and web player. These profiles can still be accessed using the mobile app.
  • Alex
  • Moderator
  • 695 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 5 likes
  • Desktop
  • Under investigation
  • 695 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 5 votes

Podcasts- There was a problem displaying this page!

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 (not sure about number, but most up to date) My Question or IssueI was playing my podcasts like usual up until a moment ago when Spotify had an update. I did the update and now can't access my p...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device PC Operating System Windows 10 (not sure about number, but most up to date)   My Question or Issue I was playing my podcasts like usual up until a momen...
  • Ro5endil
  • Newbie
  • 22498 Views
  • 187 comments
  • 1295 likes
  • Fixed
  • 22498 Views
  • 187 comments
  • 1295 votes

[Desktop] Recently Played section not updating anymore

Hi team, For any reason, the Mac Desktop "Recently Played" section doesn't get refreshed. The one of the web player of the iOS app works perfectly. I already did a clean reinstallation of the desktop app and the issue occurs whatever other laptop I u...

  • Visitor
  • Hi team, For any reason, the Mac Desktop "Recently Played" section doesn't get refreshed. The one of the web player of the iOS app works perfectly. I already did a clean reinstallation of the d...
  • Zman97
  • Newbie
  • 26922 Views
  • 137 comments
  • 884 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 26922 Views
  • 137 comments
  • 884 votes

2020 Wrapped STORY skipping through slides

My spotify just zooms past every slide in the slideshow for Spotify Wrapped for no reason. I cannot look at any other of my slides except for the last one when it stops. Why? How do I fix this.

  • Casual Listener
  • My spotify just zooms past every slide in the slideshow for Spotify Wrapped for no reason. I cannot look at any other of my slides except for the last one when it stops. Why? How do I fix this.
  • Lughboy
  • Visitor
  • 48904 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 458 likes
  • wrapped
  • Fixed
  • 48904 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 458 votes