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[Mobile] Recently Played not updating

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports from users that Recently Played is not updating. This might also include Recently Played Artists. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update be...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports from users that Recently Played is not updating. This might also include Recently Played Artists.   If you’re experiencing this issue, m...
  • David_1989
  • Newbie
  • 64565 Views
  • 389 comments
  • 1104 likes
  • Mobile
    Your Library
  • Not Right Now
  • 64565 Views
  • 389 comments
  • 1104 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...
  • geocatching
  • Newbie
  • 39406 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 901 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 39406 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 901 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...
  • pxsepulv
  • Newbie
  • 57431 Views
  • 340 comments
  • 817 likes
  • Connect
  • Not Right Now
  • 57431 Views
  • 340 comments
  • 817 votes

[Android] Unable to play music, all playlists appear empty

We've received reports from Android users that they're unable to play songs from Search. In addition, all playlists in the app appear empty. This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users that they're unable to play songs from Search. In addition, all playlists in the app appear empty. This is currently being investigated.
  • Ni4ht
  • Visitor
  • 88759 Views
  • 456 comments
  • 707 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 88759 Views
  • 456 comments
  • 707 votes

Downloading on Apple Watch stuck at first song

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that some users are unable to download music for offline listening on their Apple Watches. The download is stuck on the first song and doesn't progress. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports that some users are unable to download music for offline listening on their Apple Watches. The download is stuck on the first song and doesn't progress. ...
  • love_engine
  • Casual Listener
  • 167236 Views
  • 323 comments
  • 704 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 167236 Views
  • 323 comments
  • 704 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
  • 80143 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 635 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 80143 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 635 votes

Playback stops on mobile devices. Progress bar stays at 0:00.

Hey folks! We're getting reports from both Android and iOS users about the app stopping audio playback. This usually occurs after successfully playing 1-3 tracks without issues. We wanted to let you know that this is being investigated and we'll keep...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We're getting reports from both Android and iOS users about the app stopping audio playback. This usually occurs after successfully playing 1-3 tracks without issues.   ...
  • 6in6erMinion
  • Newbie
  • 26988 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 26988 Views
  • 141 comments
  • 413 votes

Offline Issue

My phone is a Huawei Honor i7. Android version 6.0.1, Spotify version 8.4.26.770 armV7. If Spotify is shut down when the program has been set to "Offline", you will never be able to start the app again. When you start it you will be asked to log in, ...

  • Regular
  • My phone is a Huawei Honor i7. Android version 6.0.1, Spotify version 8.4.26.770 armV7.   If Spotify is shut down when the program has been set to "Offline", you will never be able to start ...
  • Chrisfig77
  • Regular
  • 58275 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 412 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 58275 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 412 votes

Issue with storage option switching from SD Card to internal

Plan Premium Country US Device Moto X4 Operating System Android Pie My Question or Issue This happened with my last phone, Samsung S7 running Oreo (or whatever the most recent OS is) but it was fixed when I got the Moto X4. I like to keep a lot of so...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country US  Device Moto X4 Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue  This happened with my last phone, Samsung S7 running Oreo (or what...
  • 314lnvpl6iopmqfyn4ng
  • Newbie
  • 43022 Views
  • 267 comments
  • 351 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 43022 Views
  • 267 comments
  • 351 votes

[Desktop] Spotify won't resume after pause with bluetooth headphones

I'm unable to resume after i pause the music for a few minutes with my headphones over bluetooth.

  • Casual Listener
  • I'm unable to resume after i pause the music for a few minutes with my headphones over bluetooth.
  • agiga99
  • Newbie
  • 28213 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 328 likes
  • Desktop
  • Not Right Now
  • 28213 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 328 votes

[Desktop] Clicking on album art highlights wrong song in sorted playlists

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDevicePC (Windows/MacBook Pro mid-2012)Operating SystemWindows 10 Enterprise, macOS Mojave 10.4.4 My Question or IssueHello, I have noticed a little issue regarding playlists. Until the last version, if you were playing a playl...

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  • Composer
  • Plan Premium Country Spain Device PC (Windows/MacBook Pro mid-2012) Operating System Windows 10 Enterprise, macOS Mojave 10.4.4   My Question or Issue Hello,   I have noticed a ...
  • jwmann
  • Newbie
  • 38351 Views
  • 342 comments
  • 327 likes
  • Desktop
    Mac
    Windows
  • Not Right Now
  • 38351 Views
  • 342 comments
  • 327 votes

Sound quality on Google Home sounds like low bitrate MP3 (Premium subscription)

Plan: Premium (Family)Country: UKDevice: Google Home My Question or Issue Over the past couple of weeks the sound quality through my Google Home and Google Home Mini have been terrible. Everything sounds like really low bitrate MP3 at high compressio...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan: Premium (Family) Country: UK Device: Google Home   My Question or Issue   Over the past couple of weeks the sound quality through my Google Home and Google Home Mini have b...
  • AstralCobra
  • Newbie
  • 33312 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 296 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 33312 Views
  • 181 comments
  • 296 votes

[Galaxy watch app] Spotify app on Galaxy Active 2 watch stopped working after latest Tizen update

Plan Premium Country Thailand Device (iPhone Xr Operating System (iOS 14,Tizen 5.5.0.1 My Question or Issue After I updated my samsung watch active 2 to tizen 5.5.0.1 it can't open spotify when I tap on spotify app it will show spotify and keep loadi...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Thailand Device (iPhone Xr Operating System (iOS 14,Tizen 5.5.0.1   My Question or Issue After I updated my samsung watch active 2 to tizen 5.5.0.1 it ca...
  • Alex
  • Spotify Legend
  • 60506 Views
  • 188 comments
  • 290 likes
  • Other
    Samsung
  • Not Right Now
  • 60506 Views
  • 188 comments
  • 290 votes

[Mobile] Liked/Favorite Songs playlist not appearing in mobile app

Plan Premium Country Indonesia Device Motorola Moto E4 Plus Operating System Android Nougat 7.1.1 Type of Spotify App Regular Spotify App on Mobile installed from the Google Play Store My Question or Issue Recently my Liked songs playlist fails to lo...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Indonesia Device Motorola Moto E4 Plus Operating System Android Nougat 7.1.1 Type of Spotify App Regular Spotify App on Mobile installed from the Google Play St...
  • Openjaws
  • Visitor
  • 27838 Views
  • 72 comments
  • 289 likes
  • Android
    iOS
    Mobile
  • Not Right Now
  • 27838 Views
  • 72 comments
  • 289 votes

"My Shazam Tracks" playlist doesn't sync/add all shazamed tracks

Plan; Premium Country: New Zealand It's the same on all my devices - whether Apple or Android My Question or Issue I've been using the automatic sync function where songs I have shazamed show up automatically in the 'My Shazams Playlist'. They stoppe...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan; Premium Country: New Zealand   It's the same on all my devices - whether Apple or Android    My Question or Issue   I've been using the automatic sync fun...
  • haleynicole878
  • Newbie
  • 87764 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 287 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 87764 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 287 votes

[Amazon Alexa] Music Stop after 5 songs

PlanPremiumCountryItaly DeviceAmazon Echo Dot - ItalyOperating System My Question or Issue After 5 songs (playlist, album or other) Amazon Alexa stop music and I have to start again music using voice, Spotify app or Alexa app. If during this 5 songs ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Italy  Device Amazon Echo Dot - Italy Operating System   My Question or Issue  After 5 songs (playlist, album or other) Amazon Alexa stop music and I have...
  • Vonamos
  • Newbie
  • 48352 Views
  • 122 comments
  • 274 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 48352 Views
  • 122 comments
  • 274 votes

[Desktop] Spotify becomes unresponsive when using Search

When I click on the Search bar and start typing in, the desktop app doesn't respond and for example I can't open my playlists. I need to exit through task manager cause normal exit doesn't work. FIX IT! Plan Premium Device PC Operating System Windows...

  • Casual Listener
  • When I click on the Search bar and start typing in, the desktop app doesn't respond and for example I can't open my playlists. I need to exit through task manager cause normal exit doesn't work. FIX ...
  • Mihail
  • Spotify Legend
  • 26911 Views
  • 137 comments
  • 268 likes
  • Desktop
    Windows
  • Not Right Now
  • 26911 Views
  • 137 comments
  • 268 votes

Spotify Search Bar - Text Entered Backwards

Plan- FreeCountry- United StatesDevice- MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012)Operating System- macOS High Sierra (10.13.4) Issue- Text is entered backward in the search bar. In addition, one is unable to highlight the text with ⌘+A. Steps to Recre...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan - Free Country - United States Device - MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012) Operating System - macOS High Sierra (10.13.4)   Issue - Text is entered backward in the search ba...
  • gd11_be
  • Casual Listener
  • 38554 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 241 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 38554 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 241 votes

[iOS] Playback pausing randomly in background

Plan Free Country United Kingdom Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 14.3 My Question or Issue This problem has been ongoing for a while so I’m not listening to much music anymore because of this. Basically, whenever I’m trying to listen to the son...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country United Kingdom Device iPhone 11  Operating System iOS 14.3   My Question or Issue This problem has been ongoing for a while so I’m not listening to muc...
  • socceroofan
  • Newbie
  • 23973 Views
  • 83 comments
  • 234 likes
  • iOS
    Mobile
  • Not Right Now
  • 23973 Views
  • 83 comments
  • 234 votes

Non-car Bluetooth devices displaying in Car View mode

Hey there, We've seen reports of some Bluetooth connections to other devices displaying Car View. The right team is aware of this. If you're experiencing this, let us know by adding your +Vote the info requested in the Status Update. All the best!

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey there,   We've seen reports of some Bluetooth connections to other devices displaying Car View. The right team is aware of this.    If you're experiencing this, let us know...
  • a7ndrew
  • Newbie
  • 41661 Views
  • 132 comments
  • 234 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 41661 Views
  • 132 comments
  • 234 votes