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Downtime January 13th, 2023

Hey folks, We've received reports from users saying that they are having trouble accessing Spotify. This is being investigated. Something’s not quite right, and we’re looking into it. Thanks for your reports! — Spotify Status (@SpotifyStatus) January...

  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • Hey folks,    We've received reports from users saying that they are having trouble accessing Spotify.   This is being investigated.   Something’s not qu...
  • 31j6eyzfq5v2k4w
  • Newbie
  • 4160 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 3 likes
  • accounts
  • Fixed
  • 4160 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 3 votes

Spotify Icon on Taskbar doesn't show

Device: WindowsOperating System Version: Windows 10Spotify Version: 1.0.29.92Description: Spotify icon show as null file on taskbarTo reproduce:Open SpotifyAnd you should check on the taskbar, if the icon is the green one or not.Workaround: N/A Addit...

  • Casual Listener
  • Device:  Windows Operating System Version:  Windows 10 Spotify Version:  1.0.29.92 Description:  Spotify icon show as null file on taskbar To reproduce: Open Spotify An...
  • oavaldezi
  • Gig Goer
  • 1341 Views
  • 8 comments
  • 2 likes
  • Android
    Desktop
    Windows
  • Fixed
  • 1341 Views
  • 8 comments
  • 2 votes

Age verification not working for South Korean users

Hey folks! We've received reports that the age verification process for South Korea is not working. When you tap on next to confirm your age, a "Try again" prompt pops up. This is being investigated

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We've received reports that the age verification process for South Korea is not working. When you tap on next to confirm your age, a "Try again" prompt pops up.  This is ...
  • Lastbat
  • Newbie
  • 416 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 0 likes
  • accounts
  • Fixed
  • 416 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 0 votes

Deducted UPI payment but Premium not activated

Hey folks, We've been receiving contacts from Indian users saying they've been charged for Premium and yet their account is still on free status. This is being investigated by our teams.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,  We've been receiving contacts from Indian users saying they've been charged for Premium and yet their account is still on free status. This is being investigated by our teams.&...
  • Lyubka
  • Moderator
  • 1082 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 11 likes
  • Premium
    Subscriptions
  • Fixed
  • 1082 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 11 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...
  • jrwigs
  • Casual Listener
  • 42954 Views
  • 121 comments
  • 265 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 42954 Views
  • 121 comments
  • 265 votes

[Android Auto] "Spotify doesn't seem to be working right now" error

Plan Premium Country Germany Device OnePlus 6T Operating System Android 10 My Question or Issue Longtime user never experienced any issue for years and years of enjoying great music and recommendations. I have Android Auto on the latest Seat Infotain...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Premium Country Germany Device OnePlus 6T Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue Longtime user never experienced any issue for years and years of en...
  • nosciencehere
  • Casual Listener
  • 48928 Views
  • 191 comments
  • 192 likes
  • Android
    Other
  • Fixed
  • 48928 Views
  • 191 comments
  • 192 votes

Saved songs do not show as saved on Album or Artist pages

PlanAllCountry AllDeviceAllOperating SystemAll My Question or IssueSongs that have already been added to library appear as unadded in artist pages (and elsewhere). Either Spotify has a terrible data model or they don't care about their users. Or perh...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan All Country  All Device All Operating System All   My Question or Issue Songs that have already been added to library appear as unadded in artist pages (and elsewhere). Eithe...
  • drumbum6
  • Casual Listener
  • 14830 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 77 likes
  • bug
    data model
  • Not Right Now
  • 14830 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 77 votes

[iOS] Sonos devices not appearing on Spotify Connect

I am having an issue with the Spotify app on my iPhone (only) where my Sonos devices are not appearing. Spotify Connect is there for my MacBook (when open) but none of the Sonos devices through Spotify Connect are appearing. All of the Sonos devices ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am having an issue with the Spotify app on my iPhone (only) where my Sonos devices are not appearing.   Spotify Connect is there for my MacBook (when open) but none of the Sonos devices throu...
  • olivertoma
  • Casual Listener
  • 15230 Views
  • 160 comments
  • 126 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 15230 Views
  • 160 comments
  • 126 votes

Spotify recommends songs that are not available

Spotify recommends I add Nemesis by Shriekback to my playlist, but the song is unavailable. Surely the unavailability should determine no recommendations can be made.

  • Regular
  • Spotify recommends I add Nemesis by Shriekback to my playlist, but the song is unavailable. Surely the unavailability should determine no recommendations can be made. 
  • vinmichna
  • Newbie
  • 457 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Desktop
  • Closed
  • 457 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 1 votes

User Stats not Showing in Heardle

Hey everyone!We've been receiving reports that you're not seeing your previous Heardle stats or streak data. This has been reported to the right folks and is being investigated

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone! We've been receiving reports that you're not seeing your previous Heardle stats or streak data. This has been reported to the right folks and is being investigated 🙂
  • hxleylxne
  • Visitor
  • 3085 Views
  • 31 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 3085 Views
  • 31 comments
  • 1 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 &...
  • Punmolip
  • Newbie
  • 9598 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 226 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 9598 Views
  • 90 comments
  • 226 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,...
  • expremo
  • Newbie
  • 32468 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 258 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 32468 Views
  • 230 comments
  • 258 votes

[Android 11] Playback keeps pausing/skipping when screen is off on Android 11

Plan Premium Country United States Device Google Pixel 4a Operating System Android 11 My Question or Issue Since updating to Android 11 yesterday, Spotify audio playback stutters horribly when the device display is locked. Restarts/reinstalls do not ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Google Pixel 4a Operating System Android 11   My Question or Issue Since updating to Android 11 yesterday, Spotify audio playback st...
  • FenrirWolff
  • Regular
  • 41218 Views
  • 165 comments
  • 193 likes
  • Android
  • Won't Fix
  • 41218 Views
  • 165 comments
  • 193 votes

Track Information On Car Display Is Out Of Sync

Hi I'm streaming music from the spotify app on my android phone via bluetooth to my VW car. The sound is streaming just fine and i can change between tracks on the stearing buttons etc. The track information is shown on the screen in the car. But the...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi I'm streaming music from the spotify app on my android phone via bluetooth to my VW car. The sound is streaming just fine and i can change between tracks on the stearing buttons etc. The track i...
  • Cruser_88
  • Casual Listener
  • 44143 Views
  • 243 comments
  • 165 likes
  • Car
  • Not Right Now
  • 44143 Views
  • 243 comments
  • 165 votes

Embed Playlist Code in an Email

I am trying to embed the code for a playlist in an email. It initially appears, but then it disappears. I am using mailchimp. Has anyone else had this problem? Do I just have to use a link instead? Thanks!

  • Casual Listener
  • I am trying to embed the code for a playlist in an email. It initially appears, but then it disappears. I am using mailchimp. Has anyone else had this problem? Do I just have to use a link instead? ...
  • thedominica
  • Visitor
  • 11224 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 9 likes
  • Desktop
  • Not An Issue
  • 11224 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 9 votes

Low volume when casting Spotify

Hello I had been using spotify with several google home devices for a few months with no problem. It started about 1 month ago for no reasons: I have a very low volume when casting spotify on my devices: Harman Kardon Citation 500 Google home mini It...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello I had been using spotify with several google home devices for a few months with no problem. It started about 1 month ago for no reasons: I have a very low volume when casting spotify on my ...
  • ChrisAhlund
  • Music Fan
  • 13941 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 50 likes
  • chromecast
  • Not Right Now
  • 13941 Views
  • 144 comments
  • 50 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...
  • billkalogirou
  • Casual Listener
  • 22201 Views
  • 165 comments
  • 303 likes
  • Radio
  • Fixed
  • 22201 Views
  • 165 comments
  • 303 votes

Podcast Progress Incorrect on Desktop

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssuePodcast progress is not working correctly on the desktop app. When I finish an episode, the next episode will play but the progress bar still shows zero progress. The mobile ...

  • Gig Goer
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Podcast progress is not working correctly on the desktop app. When I finish an episode, the next e...
  • kylekevinriley
  • Newbie
  • 9940 Views
  • 52 comments
  • 186 likes
  • podcast
    progress bar
  • Not Right Now
  • 9940 Views
  • 52 comments
  • 186 votes

"There was a problem" error when joining Premium Duo

Hey folks, We've received some reports that users are unable to join Premium Duo plans, as a "There was a problem" error is appearing. It seems to be only affecting users in Argentina for now. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received some reports that users are unable to join Premium Duo plans, as a "There was a problem" error is appearing. It seems to be only affecting users in Argentina for ...
  • HendrikPetertje
  • Music Fan
  • 1658 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 13 likes
  • Subscriptions
  • Fixed
  • 1658 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 13 votes

Kenwood Bluetooth Spotify App not connecting to Phone

Greetings Spotifyers,I use a new Kenwood Headunit which besides Android Auto also has the ability to use the Build In Spotify App to use via Bluetooth. My Phone is the Samsung Note 8 and everything is Up to Date, also the Headunit. The Phone connects...

  • Casual Listener
  • Greetings Spotifyers, I use a new Kenwood Headunit which besides Android Auto also has the ability to use the Build In Spotify App to use via Bluetooth.   My Phone is the Samsung Note 8 and e...
  • CodeCrusher
  • Visitor
  • 42708 Views
  • 115 comments
  • 60 likes
  • Android
    bluetooth
    headunit
    Kenwood
    no connection
  • Not Right Now
  • 42708 Views
  • 115 comments
  • 60 votes