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Black screen is shown on iOS mobile devices right after the app has been started.

Hey there, We've received reports of users seeing a black screen after launching the app on iOS mobile devices.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports of users seeing a black screen after launching the app on iOS mobile devices.    
  • ibnalfreak
  • Newbie
  • 3213 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 39 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 3213 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 39 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
  • 20533 Views
  • 100 comments
  • 185 likes
  • Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
    Mobile
  • Closed
  • 20533 Views
  • 100 comments
  • 185 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...
  • qgittings
  • Newbie
  • 32456 Views
  • 138 comments
  • 884 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 32456 Views
  • 138 comments
  • 884 votes

[Desktop] Navigating backward and forward using mouse buttons no longer works

In the latest version of Spotify you removed the ability to navigate back and forward using extra mouse buttons. I usually go back and forward with two thumb buttons on my mouse. This no longer works in Spotify (still works in other applications). Pl...

  • Songwriter
  • In the latest version of Spotify you removed the ability to navigate back and forward using extra mouse buttons. I usually go back and forward with two thumb buttons on my mouse. This no longer works...
  • Kassam11
  • Visitor
  • 20966 Views
  • 146 comments
  • 850 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 20966 Views
  • 146 comments
  • 850 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
  • 50442 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 218 likes
  • iOS
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 50442 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 218 votes

Spotify + Chromecast Audio Connection Keeps Dropping

Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone X, iPhone 8, Chromecast Audio (3 devices), Motorola MG7315 modem/router Operating System iOS 13 My Question or Issue Hi. We have 3 Chromecast Audio devices on my home network connected via a single Motorola MG73...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone X, iPhone 8, Chromecast Audio (3 devices), Motorola MG7315 modem/router Operating System iOS 13   My Question or Issue Hi. We have 3 Ch...
  • mikkelsvold
  • Newbie
  • 49019 Views
  • 338 comments
  • 794 likes
  • chromecast
    Connect
  • Not Right Now
  • 49019 Views
  • 338 comments
  • 794 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
  • 10189 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 114 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 10189 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 114 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
  • 52068 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 458 likes
  • wrapped
  • Fixed
  • 52068 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 458 votes

Daily Mixes gone from Made For You

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceGoogle Pixel 2/PCOperating SystemAndroid/(Arch Linux/Windows) My IssueDaily Mixes are nowhere to be found in any platform on the Made For You page, and I have no idea what happened to them. The only playlists in my Made ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device Google Pixel 2/PC Operating System Android/(Arch Linux/Windows)   My Issue Daily Mixes are nowhere to be found in any platform on the Made For You pa...
  • Jaws_TheNomad
  • Newbie
  • 26604 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 908 likes
  • Fixed
  • 26604 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 908 votes

[iOS] App crashing/draining battery rapidly

Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 8 iOS: 14.2 My Question or Issue Since the last Spotify update it has crashed constantly. I can hardly make it through a song without it crashing. And it rapidly drains battery all of a sudden. And my background ...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 8 iOS: 14.2 My Question or Issue Since the last Spotify update it has crashed constantly. I can hardly make it through a song without it c...
  • haharane
  • Newbie
  • 45412 Views
  • 277 comments
  • 470 likes
  • iOS
  • Not Right Now
  • 45412 Views
  • 277 comments
  • 470 votes

Lock screen/steering wheel controls not working

Plan Premium Country UK Device Samsung S7 Operating System Android Oreo 8.0.0 My Question or Issue Since the last Spotify update, the lock screen buttons on my phone to pause or skip do not work. Neither do the bluetooth connected steering wheel butt...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country UK   Device Samsung S7 Operating System Android Oreo 8.0.0   My Question or Issue Since the last Spotify update, the lock screen buttons on my pho...
  • Elena
  • Moderator
  • 72905 Views
  • 359 comments
  • 1130 likes
  • bluetooth
    buttons
    lockscreen
  • Fixed
  • 72905 Views
  • 359 comments
  • 1130 votes

(Playlist) "Liked songs" restarts to first song

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlandsDeviceiPhone 11 ProOperating SystemiOS 13.3.1Spotify version8.5.52.935 My Question or IssueIf I'm listening to, say song #237 in a playlist, when the song is over it always jumps back to the first song in said playlist. T...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Netherlands Device iPhone 11 Pro Operating System iOS 13.3.1 Spotify version 8.5.52.935   My Question or Issue If I'm listening to, say song #237 in a playlist,...
  • sendnudespls
  • Casual Listener
  • 46587 Views
  • 246 comments
  • 646 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 46587 Views
  • 246 comments
  • 646 votes

[Desktop] Bring Back AUTOPLAY for DESKTOP

I don't understand why but this feature has been removed from Spotify Desktop apps!I really like that feature and always use it, desktop or mobile. But now it has been removed!

  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • I don't understand why but this feature has been removed from Spotify Desktop apps! I really like that feature and always use it, desktop or mobile. But now it has been removed!
  • connormoen
  • Visitor
  • 29957 Views
  • 351 comments
  • 1235 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 29957 Views
  • 351 comments
  • 1235 votes

[Android] Now playing bar not updating

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports from users that Now playing bar is not updating. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update below. We'll be keeping everyone up to speed here, ...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports from users that Now playing bar is not updating.    If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the i...
  • modcar
  • Regular
  • 12258 Views
  • 66 comments
  • 261 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 12258 Views
  • 66 comments
  • 261 votes

Error code: 30

PlanPremiumCountryUnited Arab EmiratesDeviceMacbook Pro late 2019Operating SystemOS X My Question or IssueI repeatedly get the firewall error message and I've run every fix suggested on this community. It simply refuses to work. It works perfectly on...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United Arab Emirates Device Macbook Pro late 2019 Operating System OS X   My Question or Issue I repeatedly get the firewall error message and I've run e...
  • Vinoses
  • Music Fan
  • 70265 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 607 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 70265 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 607 votes

Autoplay not working

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that Autoplay isn't working. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update below. We'll be keeping everyone up to speed here, so make sure to Subscri...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports that Autoplay isn't working.   If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your   +VOTE   and follow the instructions in the &...
  • carlito143
  • Regular
  • 8361 Views
  • 86 comments
  • 224 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 8361 Views
  • 86 comments
  • 224 votes

Sharing to Instagram Story Not Working

PlanFree/PremiumCountry USADeviceiPhone 8+Operating SystemiOS 12.0.1 My Question or Issue When I share a song to my Instagram Story, Instagram prompts me to login. I log in using Facebook credentials and it does not post the song to my story. Replica...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Free/Premium Country  USA Device iPhone 8+ Operating System iOS 12.0.1   My Question or Issue   When I share a song to my Instagram Story, Instagram prompts me ...
  • 프리지아
  • Visitor
  • 83373 Views
  • 218 comments
  • 1113 likes
  • Fixed
  • 83373 Views
  • 218 comments
  • 1113 votes

Adding albums / EP's to playlists feature is disappeared

PlanPremiumCountry Device(Samsung Galaxy A50)Operating System(Android 9) My Question or IssueJust a couple of days before, I could " Add to Playlist " a whole album / EP, and now it's gone / I can't find it.It's a super useful feature and without it ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country   Device (Samsung Galaxy A50) Operating System (Android 9)   My Question or Issue Just a couple of days before, I could " Add to Playlist " a whole album / EP...
  • joel_ms
  • Newbie
  • 31576 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 755 likes
  • Fixed
  • 31576 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 755 votes

Downtime September 30th: Unable to play new Podcasts on Desktop and Mobile

Hey!We received some reports that New Podcasts episodes are not playing on Desktop and Mobile.This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey! We received some reports that New Podcasts episodes are not playing on Desktop and Mobile. This is being looked into.
  • yoonnel
  • Songwriter
  • 1148 Views
  • 11 comments
  • 10 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1148 Views
  • 11 comments
  • 10 votes

[All Platforms] Music keeps un-downloading

(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue I am soon unsubscribing to this app. I’m paying money for the premium and my songs keep un-downloading. This has happene...

  • Casual Listener
  •   (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  I am soon unsubscribing to this ...
  • apollo79
  • Newbie
  • 81306 Views
  • 193 comments
  • 430 likes
  • Android
    Desktop
    iOS
  • Won't Fix
  • 81306 Views
  • 193 comments
  • 430 votes