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Now Playing bar missing on Android

Hey folks, We have received reports that Android users (mostly Samsung users) are unable to see the Now Playing bar on the app whenever they play songs/podcasts. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to click +VOTE and Subscribe to the thread ...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We have received reports that Android users (mostly Samsung users) are unable to see the Now Playing bar on the app whenever they play songs/podcasts.     ...
  • Elena
  • Moderator
  • 207308 Views
  • 850 comments
  • 2300 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 207308 Views
  • 850 comments
  • 2300 votes

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
  • 178802 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 178802 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 votes

[Android] First Song in Playlists on Custom Order changes constantly

Hey folks, We noticed that the current first song in any playlist will keep swapping with a different song from the same playlist. This is now being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,  We noticed that the current first song in any playlist will keep swapping with a different song from the same playlist. This is now being investigated.
  • Noguri
  • Roadie
  • 80046 Views
  • 682 comments
  • 1083 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 80046 Views
  • 682 comments
  • 1083 votes

Collaborative playlist links not working

Hey everyone, We've received some reports from users who have issues joining and inviting other users to collaborative playlists. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone,    We've received some reports from users who have issues joining and inviting other users to collaborative playlists.   This is being investigated.
  • itsmetommyve
  • Music Fan
  • 97769 Views
  • 124 comments
  • 812 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 97769 Views
  • 124 comments
  • 812 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
  • 54342 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 likes
  • Payment
  • Fixed
  • 54342 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 votes

Spotify link in Alexa app does not work

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceEcho dot / iPad Operating SystemiOS 12.2 on iPad. My Question or IssueI can’t work out how to get Alexa linked to my Spotify. Guidance says Alexa app/ settings / music/ link new service, which leads to a Spotify button that ...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Echo dot / iPad  Operating System iOS 12.2 on iPad.    My Question or Issue I can’t work out how to get Alexa linked to my Spotify. Guidance sa...
  • Maria
  • Moderator
  • 247260 Views
  • 112 comments
  • 503 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 247260 Views
  • 112 comments
  • 503 votes

[Mobile] Canvas feature disappeared

Plan Premium Country Colombia Device Motorola g7 Plus Operating System Android 10 My Question or Issue The canvas disappeared and I want to activate them, try another account and if this is working, but in my account it does not appear, I already uni...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country Colombia Device Motorola g7 Plus Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue The canvas disappeared and I want to activate them, try another accou...
  • DAvi13
  • Newbie
  • 157488 Views
  • 256 comments
  • 501 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 157488 Views
  • 256 comments
  • 501 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
  • 50773 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 484 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 50773 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 484 votes

Playback stops after playing few songs on Echo devices

We've received multiple reports where repeat stops working & playback pauses after a few songs on Amazon Echo devices.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received multiple reports where repeat stops working & playback pauses after a few songs on Amazon Echo devices.
  • tylerd17
  • Newbie
  • 33510 Views
  • 354 comments
  • 431 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 33510 Views
  • 354 comments
  • 431 votes

Login issues on iOS

We're getting reports from iOS users that are unable to login via the mobile app with the error message "You're offline. Check your connection and try again".

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports from iOS users that are unable to login via the mobile app with the error message "You're offline. Check your connection and try again".
  • Telfepr
  • Newbie
  • 13995 Views
  • 180 comments
  • 372 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 13995 Views
  • 180 comments
  • 372 votes

[Subscription] Hulu cancelled after payment details updated

Hey folks, We've received reports that Premium + Hulu subscriptions are getting automatically canceled after updating payment details. The right folks are aware of this and are currently looking into it. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure t...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We've received reports that Premium + Hulu subscriptions are getting automatically canceled after updating payment details.   The right folks are aware of this a...
  • bacnxfs4ame7let5e7xo
  • Newbie
  • 13911 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 367 likes
  • Subscription
  • Fixed
  • 13911 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 367 votes

Free users hearing ads too frequently

Hey folks, We're receiving reports from free users about receiving too many ads. The reports describe hearing at least 2-3 ads after each song while on free. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions i...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports from free users about receiving too many  ads.  The reports describe hearing at least 2-3 ads after each song while on free. If you’...
  • Im_gone
  • Visitor
  • 55573 Views
  • 50 comments
  • 339 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
    Web Player
  • Fixed
  • 55573 Views
  • 50 comments
  • 339 votes

Desktop app stuck on black screen

Some users have reported performance issues with the desktop application. Users are able to log in to their accounts, but the app then displays a black screen. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Some users have reported performance issues with the desktop application. Users are able to log in to their accounts, but the app then displays a black screen. This is being investigated.
  • Joan
  • Moderator
  • 38964 Views
  • 349 comments
  • 323 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 38964 Views
  • 349 comments
  • 323 votes

[Radio] "Hide this song" button 🚫 does not work

Plan Premium Country IE Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue In the last update that I'm aware of, the icon for removing a song from a Radio changed. This was no issue but rather that clicking the new button that is now called "Hide this ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country IE Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue In the last update that I'm aware of, the icon for removing a song from a Radio changed. This was no is...
  • Billy_Shears
  • Casual Listener
  • 25942 Views
  • 168 comments
  • 306 likes
  • Radio
  • Fixed
  • 25942 Views
  • 168 comments
  • 306 votes

Ongoing performance issues on iOS devices - app being slow/crashing within a few minutes of playback

Hey folks, We had received reports that some of you were experiencing technical issues on your iOS devices (running version 8.8.72.623 or higher). The app was crashing or the playback was suddenly stopping.The issue was fixed but it seems it has resu...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We had received reports that some of you were experiencing technical issues on your iOS devices (running version 8.8.72.623 or higher). The app was crashing or the playback was ...
  • gogmagog
  • Casual Listener
  • 20298 Views
  • 211 comments
  • 280 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 20298 Views
  • 211 comments
  • 280 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 ...
  • methanenitrile
  • Newbie
  • 15105 Views
  • 101 comments
  • 264 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 15105 Views
  • 101 comments
  • 264 votes

Spotify app crashing when trying to play a podcast/ audiobook

Hey folks!Some of you may experience issues when trying to play podcasts or audiobooks, leading to the app crashing. This is now being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! Some of you may experience issues when trying to play podcasts or audiobooks, leading to the app crashing. This is now being looked into.
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 14151 Views
  • 111 comments
  • 232 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 14151 Views
  • 111 comments
  • 232 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
  • 63086 Views
  • 79 comments
  • 232 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 63086 Views
  • 79 comments
  • 232 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
  • 31842 Views
  • 97 comments
  • 214 likes
  • Instagram
  • Fixed
  • 31842 Views
  • 97 comments
  • 214 votes

Unable to start the Spotify app in Volvo Sensus

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports about the Spotify app being stuck on the loading screen on the Volvo Sensus infotainment system.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports about the Spotify app being stuck on the loading screen on the Volvo Sensus infotainment system.
  • dt3ft
  • Casual Listener
  • 43003 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 211 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 43003 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 211 votes