Ongoing Issues

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Connect feature not working properly on the Desktop app.

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that people are not able to use the Connect feature from Desktop app to mobile devices, Discord and Last.fm We wanted to let you know that this is being investigated and we'll keep you posted on how it goes in this ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We're receiving reports that people are not able to use the Connect feature from Desktop app to mobile devices, Discord and Last.fm    We wanted to let you k...
  • quakfrosch
  • Newbie
  • 18030 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 579 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 18030 Views
  • 284 comments
  • 579 votes

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.   &nbs...
  • omaha353
  • Newbie
  • 150817 Views
  • 849 comments
  • 2300 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 150817 Views
  • 849 comments
  • 2300 votes

Spotify app not loading on Android devices

We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.
  • OscarDC
  • Moderator
  • 43265 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 622 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 43265 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 622 votes

Downtime September 14th, 2022: Web Player getting a 502 Bad Gateway Error

Hey folks, We've received some reports that users are unable to access the web player, as it shows a 502 Bad Gateway Error. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received some reports that users are unable to access the web player, as it shows a  502 Bad Gateway Error.   This is being investigated. 
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 1642 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 21 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 1642 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 21 votes

Downtime November 18th: Spotify app crashing on iOS

Hey folks, We've received some contacts from users who are having issues with the app crashing. This seems to be happening on iOS devices at the moment. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received some contacts from users who are having issues with the app crashing. This seems to be happening on iOS devices at the moment.    This is bein...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 120104 Views
  • 837 comments
  • 2225 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 120104 Views
  • 837 comments
  • 2225 votes

Lyrics feature missing on the desktop app and the web player.

Hey there, We've received reports of users unable to find the button to activate the Lyrics feature on the web player and the desktop app. If you experience this issue, let us know by voting on this thread. This helps us out a lot. Thanks!

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports of users unable to find the button to activate the Lyrics feature on the web player and the desktop app.   If you experience this issue, let us k...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 4299 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 57 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 4299 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 57 votes

Drag and drop doesn't scroll the screen upwards

Hey there, We've received reports about the drag and drop feature not scrolling the screen once the dragged track reaches the upper border of the screen. If you experience this issue, leave your vote in the thread, so we can get an overview of its im...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports about the drag and drop feature not scrolling the screen once the dragged track reaches the upper border of the screen.   If you experience this ...
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 2870 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 79 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 2870 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 79 votes

Spotify BMW ConnectedDrive option not showing in iOS

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports from Spotify users on iOS devices, that the Spotify app is not showing in the BMW ConnectedDrive menu. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Upda...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports from Spotify users on iOS devices, that the Spotify app is not showing in the BMW ConnectedDrive menu.   If you’re experiencing this issue,...
  • PatrykM
  • Newbie
  • 27202 Views
  • 229 comments
  • 257 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 27202 Views
  • 229 comments
  • 257 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...
  • RoseP1961
  • Newbie
  • 40827 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 508 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 40827 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 508 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
  • 26425 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 26425 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 votes

Liking songs doesn't sync between the mobile and the desktop app

We've received reports that when liking song from the mobile app, it won't appear in the Liked Songs on the desktop app and vice versa (liking a song from the desktop app doesn't add it to the liked songs on the mobile app). This is being investigate...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that when liking song from the mobile app, it won't appear in the Liked Songs on the desktop app and vice versa (liking a song from the desktop app doesn't add it to the l...
  • kay1amayx3
  • Casual Listener
  • 11386 Views
  • 108 comments
  • 300 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 11386 Views
  • 108 comments
  • 300 votes

Spotify not working on Amazon Fire TV

It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.

  • Casual Listener
  • It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.   
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
  • 113527 Views
  • 488 comments
  • 2215 likes
  • Connect
  • Fixed
  • 113527 Views
  • 488 comments
  • 2215 votes

Downtime March 8th 2022 - General log in issues with the app

Users are currently being logged out of Spotify and unable to log back in. This seems to be affecting mostly the mobile app.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Users are currently being logged out of Spotify and unable to log back in. This seems to be affecting mostly the mobile app.
  • charfutch1
  • Newbie
  • 163236 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 296 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 163236 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 296 votes

App crashes when trying to play content on Vivo devices

Folks are reporting that the Spotify app is crashing when playback is attempted on a Vivo android mobile device.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Folks are reporting that the Spotify app is crashing when playback is attempted on a Vivo android mobile device.
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 9110 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 114 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 9110 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 114 votes

Playback bar stutters on the desktop app.

Hey there, We've received reports about the playback bar stuttering or freezing during playback on the desktop app.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports about the playback bar stuttering or freezing during playback on the desktop app.
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 5306 Views
  • 63 comments
  • 66 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 5306 Views
  • 63 comments
  • 66 votes

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
  • 2834 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 39 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 2834 Views
  • 21 comments
  • 39 votes

Download Audio Quality on iOS does not list any options.

We are receiving reports that the download audio quality options are missing for iOS users.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We are receiving reports that the download audio quality options are missing for iOS users.
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 5934 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 66 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 5934 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 66 votes

Connecting to spotify.... in Android Notification

PlanPremiumCountry GermanyDevicePixel 2 XLOperating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or Issue Since the latest update, I get the message in the notification bar "Connecting to spotify" (sorry, living in germany, hopefully I've translated correct) This i...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country  Germany Device Pixel 2 XL Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue  Since the latest update, I get the message in the notification bar "Conne...
  • Mellaicious
  • Newbie
  • 118380 Views
  • 540 comments
  • 3677 likes
  • Fixed
  • 118380 Views
  • 540 comments
  • 3677 votes

[Desktop] Right click not working on album cover or title of the song playing

Hey folks, We've received some reports that there's no menu showing up when right clicking on the artwork of the currently playing song in the desktop app. The relevant team is aware of this and they are currently looking into it. If you're experienc...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received some reports that there's no menu showing up when right clicking on the artwork of the currently playing song in the desktop app.   The relevant team...
  • ChemicalBrother
  • Newbie
  • 10718 Views
  • 92 comments
  • 555 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 10718 Views
  • 92 comments
  • 555 votes

Desktop app doesn't scroll up when moving song to the top

Hey folks, We have received reports that since a recent update, it's not possible to drag tracks upwards in a playlist on the desktop app if you want to manually rearrange them. When reaching the edge of the current view, the playlist does not scroll...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We have received reports that since a recent update, it's not possible to drag tracks upwards in a playlist on the desktop app if you want to manually rearrange them. &nbsp...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
  • 14765 Views
  • 135 comments
  • 295 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 14765 Views
  • 135 comments
  • 295 votes