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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
  • Music Fan
  • 5937 Views
  • 138 comments
  • 23 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 5937 Views
  • 138 comments
  • 23 votes

Random podcasts are unplayable

We're receiving reports from folks, who are unable to play random podcasts on mobile and desktop app. When playing podcasts, the progress bar is stuck at 0:00. There are no issues when playing music though.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from folks, who are unable to play random podcasts on mobile and desktop app. When playing podcasts, the progress bar is stuck at 0:00. There are no issues when playing music ...
  • Chiscock
  • Visitor
  • 4309 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 27 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 4309 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 27 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
  • 10360 Views
  • 128 comments
  • 151 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 10360 Views
  • 128 comments
  • 151 votes

Performance issues on iOS devices

Hey folks, We've received reports that iOS users are experiencing technical issues on their devices (running version 8.8.72.623 or higher). The app is crashing or the playback suddenly stops. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received reports that iOS users are experiencing technical issues on their devices (running version 8.8.72.623 or higher). The app is crashing or the playback suddenly st...
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 50633 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 484 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 50633 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 484 votes

Albums not loading on Android devices

We've received reports that albums don't load on Android devices. When tapping an album a black screen appears. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that albums don't load on Android devices. When tapping an album a black screen appears.   This is being investigated.
  • chadpanther
  • Newbie
  • 14008 Views
  • 107 comments
  • 89 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 14008 Views
  • 107 comments
  • 89 votes

Sonos speakers not showing up on desktop app

Hey everyone,We've received reports about Sonos speakers not showing up on the desktop app. They only appear in the Connect picker on desktop after selecting the device in the mobile app.We'd like to take a closer look into this, so we've merged a fe...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone, We've received reports about Sonos speakers not showing up on the desktop app. They only appear in the Connect picker on desktop after selecting the device in the mobile app. ...
  • jpalo
  • Casual Listener
  • 9916 Views
  • 45 comments
  • 48 likes
  • Desktop
  • Not Right Now
  • 9916 Views
  • 45 comments
  • 48 votes

"Can't open link" error on iOS when opening from Spotify widget

Hey, We're receiving reports that users are getting the error message "Can't open link' when opening the app from the widget.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey,   We're receiving reports that users are getting the error message "Can't open link' when opening the app from the widget.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 6790 Views
  • 29 comments
  • 21 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 6790 Views
  • 29 comments
  • 21 votes

Tinder asking me to sign up for Spotify

I am trying to connect my tinder to Spotify, however when I click the Connect button, it opens my Spotify app and tells me to sign up for Spotify. I have checked and I am already logged into Spotify, the app is up to date, and it’s still saying I nee...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am trying to connect my tinder to Spotify, however when I click the Connect button, it opens my Spotify app and tells me to sign up for Spotify. I have checked and I am already logged into Spotify,...
  • cabcallaway
  • Regular
  • 13388 Views
  • 45 comments
  • 150 likes
  • Connect
  • Fixed
  • 13388 Views
  • 45 comments
  • 150 votes

Downtime [23 Oct 2023]: Subscriptions issues

Hey everyone! We're aware that right now there are some issues with trying to subscribe for Premium plans or joining any group plans like Family or Duo

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone!    We're aware that right now there are some issues with trying to subscribe for Premium plans or joining any group plans like Family or Duo
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 895 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 5 likes
  • Premium
  • Fixed
  • 895 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 5 votes

Apple TV “Something went wrong Error 200”

We've received reports from Apple TV users that they get an error message "Something went wrong Error 200” attempting to open Spotify. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Apple TV users that they get an error message "Something went wrong Error 200” attempting to open Spotify.   This is being investigated.
  • jbbelpaire
  • Casual Listener
  • 4670 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 10 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 4670 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 10 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
  • 6242 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 61 likes
  • iOS
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 6242 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 61 votes

Songs aren't streaming on Apple Watch

Hey folks, We're getting reports from Apple Watch users that songs aren't streaming. Stay tuned to the Status Update for more info.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We're getting reports from Apple Watch users that songs aren't streaming.    Stay tuned to the Status Update for more info.
  • nnarrh
  • Newbie
  • 39959 Views
  • 112 comments
  • 85 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 39959 Views
  • 112 comments
  • 85 votes

Cannot move playlists within folders and/or the folders themselves via drag-and-drop.

We've received reports across multiple threads that rearranging playlists within folders and/or the folders themselves via dragging and dropping does not work as expected on the Desktop app. In most cases, nothing happens when trying to rearrange the...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports across multiple threads that rearranging playlists within folders and/or the folders themselves via dragging and dropping does not work as expected on the Desktop app. In ...
  • Joan
  • Moderator
  • 1733 Views
  • 22 comments
  • 13 likes
  • Desktop
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 1733 Views
  • 22 comments
  • 13 votes

Users unable to add songs to a playlist on iOS devices

Hey folks, We've received reports that users are getting the error message "We couldn't open this link" when adding tracks on playlists on iOS. This is being investigated.

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received reports that users are getting the error message "We couldn't open this link" when adding tracks on playlists on iOS.   This is being investigated.&...
  • Spice903
  • Newbie
  • 62852 Views
  • 79 comments
  • 232 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 62852 Views
  • 79 comments
  • 232 votes

Mobile app isn't showing album covers in Your Library

Hey folks, We are receiving reports from multiple users saying that their mobile app isn't showing album covers in Your Library. This is being investigated. If you're experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +Vote to this thread.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We are receiving reports from multiple users saying that their mobile app isn't showing album covers in Your Library. This is being investigated. If you're experiencing this i...
  • demarteg
  • Visitor
  • 31949 Views
  • 78 comments
  • 157 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 31949 Views
  • 78 comments
  • 157 votes

"Play on Spotify" button missing in Instagram Stories

Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 8 Plus Operating System iOS 12.2 Spotify App Version 8.5.3 My Question or Issue When I try to share a song to my Instagram story from the Spotify app, it posts without the Spotify sticker in the top left corner. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 8 Plus Operating System iOS 12.2 Spotify App Version 8.5.3   My Question or Issue When I try to share a song to my Instagram story f...
  • kavandave
  • Newbie
  • 31730 Views
  • 97 comments
  • 214 likes
  • Instagram
  • Fixed
  • 31730 Views
  • 97 comments
  • 214 votes

[Web Player] Empty Gray Bar under songs in Playlists on Spotify Free

Plan Free Country USA Device Laptop Operating System Windows My Question or Issue I am on spotify web player and I am having a problem that you can see in the picture below. There is a gray bar that is impeding me from seeing some of the songs on my ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country USA Device Laptop  Operating System Windows   My Question or Issue I am on spotify web player and I am having a problem that you can see in the picture...
  • mistletoe
  • Newbie
  • 6474 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 56 likes
  • Web Player
  • Fixed
  • 6474 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 56 votes

Audio quality / Sound volume issues on Playstation 5 App

Hey folks!We're aware of volume issues with the Spotify app on PS5 after a recent update, mainly that the volume output is too low. This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We're aware of volume issues with the Spotify app on PS5 after a recent update, mainly that the volume output is too low. This is currently being investigated.  
  • Hockeydude95
  • Newbie
  • 29562 Views
  • 85 comments
  • 55 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 29562 Views
  • 85 comments
  • 55 votes

Play count not separated by commas

Hey folks! We noticed that the commas are missing from the play count, making the numbers difficult to read. This is being looked into

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We noticed that the commas are missing from the play count, making the numbers difficult to read. This is being looked into 🙂    
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 833 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 4 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 833 Views
  • 5 comments
  • 4 votes

AirPods Pro Automatic Switching conflict with Spotify Connect

Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone Xs, iPad Pro (2019), and AirPods Pro Operating System iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 My Question or Issue With iOS 14, Apple released automatic source switching between different apple devices depending on which source em...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone Xs, iPad Pro (2019), and AirPods Pro Operating System iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 My Question or Issue With iOS 14, Apple released automatic source s...
  • Fabian20
  • Casual Listener
  • 21777 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 35 likes
  • iOS
    Other
  • Case Closed
  • 21777 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 35 votes