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What's new section isn't fully updating

Hey folks! We're seeing that some of you are experiencing issues with the 'What's new' section. It seems that only a few artists show up on the list and it's not updating completely.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We're seeing that some of you are experiencing issues with the 'What's new' section. It seems that only a few artists show up on the list and it's not updating completely.
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 3446 Views
  • 64 comments
  • 39 likes
  • Accounts
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 3446 Views
  • 64 comments
  • 39 votes

[Mobile] Unable to download podcast episodes

We've received reports that users are unable to download podcast episodes on the mobile app. Downloading music is unaffected and works as usual.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that users are unable to download podcast episodes on the mobile app. Downloading music is unaffected and works as usual.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 5594 Views
  • 63 comments
  • 64 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 5594 Views
  • 63 comments
  • 64 votes

Issues with offline downloads on Android and Desktop

We're aware of ongoing issues with offline content on Android and Desktop, which cause downloads to fail: an exclamation mark is displayed (instead of a green check mark ), indicating that the action was unsuccessful.

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're aware of ongoing issues with offline content on Android and Desktop, which cause downloads to fail: an exclamation mark  is displayed (instead of a green check mark  ), indic...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 2436 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 31 likes
  • Accounts
    Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 2436 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 31 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.
  • Astronote
  • Newbie
  • 106496 Views
  • 474 comments
  • 742 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 106496 Views
  • 474 comments
  • 742 votes

Spotify stops playing after an ad

We've received reports that Spotify pauses after an ad and the playback cannot be resumed. This seems to affect multiple platforms including desktop, mobile, and TV. The behavior is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that Spotify pauses after an ad and the playback cannot be resumed. This seems to affect multiple platforms including desktop, mobile, and TV.   The behavior is curren...
  • Chellooo
  • Visitor
  • 27900 Views
  • 249 comments
  • 324 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 27900 Views
  • 249 comments
  • 324 votes

Spotify keeps playing hidden songs

Since there is no option to delete a song from an album, I hide them and actually I missed that feature from apple music. So there is a lot of hidden songs in my album catalogue and now they just suddenly start to play. Updates and new device didn’t ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Since there is no option to delete a song from an album, I hide them and actually I missed that feature from apple music. So there is a lot of hidden songs in my album catalogue and now they just sud...
  • smileangel
  • Music Fan
  • 19654 Views
  • 119 comments
  • 192 likes
  • Your Library
  • Not Right Now
  • 19654 Views
  • 119 comments
  • 192 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...
  • marwis
  • Regular
  • 40698 Views
  • 145 comments
  • 903 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 40698 Views
  • 145 comments
  • 903 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...
  • Jonfitt
  • Newbie
  • 92530 Views
  • 185 comments
  • 299 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 92530 Views
  • 185 comments
  • 299 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. ...
  • jpswade
  • Newbie
  • 171708 Views
  • 327 comments
  • 721 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 171708 Views
  • 327 comments
  • 721 votes

Incorrect number of Liked Songs

We've been getting reports that some users are not seeing the correct number of Liked Songs in their Library. This is happening across multiple platforms: Windows, Mac, iOS and Android. We are now investigating this.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've been getting reports that some users are not seeing the correct number of Liked Songs in their Library. This is happening across multiple platforms: Windows, Mac, iOS and Android.   We...
  • PixelGama
  • Newbie
  • 3717 Views
  • 43 comments
  • 113 likes
  • Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
  • Fixed
  • 3717 Views
  • 43 comments
  • 113 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
  • 14006 Views
  • 111 comments
  • 232 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 14006 Views
  • 111 comments
  • 232 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
  • 25929 Views
  • 168 comments
  • 306 likes
  • Radio
  • Fixed
  • 25929 Views
  • 168 comments
  • 306 votes

[Tinder] Wrong top artists STILL an issue

When I connect my spotify to my tinder account, I'm STILL getting "top artists" that I barely even listen to. This has been an ongoing issue for quite a while now. Granted I've listened to all of my "top artists" before at some point, some - most of ...

  • Casual Listener
  • When I connect my spotify to my tinder account, I'm STILL getting "top artists" that I barely even listen to. This has been an ongoing issue for quite a while now. Granted I've listened to all of my ...
  • astrnmcl
  • Newbie
  • 52248 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 46 likes
  • Case Closed
  • 52248 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 46 votes

Audiobook chapters playing in disorder

Hey folks! We received reports that the chapters of some Audiobooks are playing in disorder.This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We received reports that the chapters of some Audiobooks are playing in disorder. This is being looked into.
  • kenethlevine
  • Visitor
  • 8148 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 52 likes
  • Other
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 8148 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 52 votes

Downloaded icon is not being displayed

Hey folks, We've received some reports of users being unable to see the green arrow icon for downloads on some of their downloaded songs. However, it does show on the top of the downloaded playlist. The content is still playable with no connection an...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received some reports of users being unable to see the green arrow icon for downloads on some of their downloaded songs. However, it does show on the top of the down...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 4959 Views
  • 47 comments
  • 89 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 4959 Views
  • 47 comments
  • 89 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.     ...
  • Elena
  • Moderator
  • 207165 Views
  • 850 comments
  • 2300 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 207165 Views
  • 850 comments
  • 2300 votes

Discover Weekly is empty

We're receiving reports from users that their Discover Weekly playlist is empty. This is happening across devices (Android, iOS, MacOS, Windows), as well as in the Web Player.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from users that their Discover Weekly playlist is empty. This is happening across devices (Android, iOS, MacOS, Windows), as well as in the Web Player. 
  • nk_o9-cmemzct
  • Newbie
  • 1466 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 5 likes
  • Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 1466 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 5 votes

Issues with playing tunes outside of Liked Songs or playlists on the desktop app

Hey there, We're aware of issues with playing songs outside of the Liked Songs collection or playlists. This is being investigated.

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey there,   We're aware of issues with playing songs outside of the Liked Songs collection or playlists.   This is being investigated.
  • BananaFun
  • Newbie
  • 53160 Views
  • 579 comments
  • 117 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 53160 Views
  • 579 comments
  • 117 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
  • 42845 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 211 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 42845 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 211 votes

Blank Change Plan Page

Hey folks!We’re getting reports that some of you are unable to cancel your subscriptions or manage your plans on the Account overview page. This is being looked into.The issue also affects Family and Duo members.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We’re getting reports that some of you are unable to cancel your subscriptions or manage your plans on the Account overview page. This is being looked into. The issue also affects Fa...
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 428 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 0 likes
  • Accounts
    Subscriptions
  • Fixed
  • 428 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 0 votes