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Songs in Play queue are duplicated

Hey folks! We've received reports that deleting or adding songs in the play queue creates duplicates. This issue only seems to affect the mobile app and playlists with over 50 songs. This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We've received reports that deleting or adding songs in the play queue creates duplicates. This issue only seems to affect the mobile app and playlists with over 50 songs. This ...
  • Coolio
  • Newbie
  • 1221 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 33 likes
  • Mobile
  • Under investigation
  • 1221 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 33 votes

"Address doesn't match" error when trying to join Family/Duo plans

We've received reports from users who can't join the Family/Duo. An error message "Address doesn't match" is displayed, even when entering the exact same address as the plan manager.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from users who can't join the Family/Duo. An error message "Address doesn't match" is displayed, even when entering the exact same address as the plan manager.
  • nadzz_18
  • Gig Goer
  • 949 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 20 likes
  • Accounts
    Premium family
  • Fixed
  • 949 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 20 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...
  • Winsprins
  • Newbie
  • 4753 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 116 likes
  • Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
  • Fixed
  • 4753 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 116 votes

Playback issues: Songs going silent on Android app

We've received reports from Android users that the progress bar of a song keeps moving but there's no sound coming out. When the app is restarted, the progress bar goes back to the point where the song went silent. Some users noticed that the issue d...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users that the progress bar of a song keeps moving but there's no sound coming out. When the app is restarted, the progress bar goes back to the point where t...
  • zompham
  • Newbie
  • 31467 Views
  • 238 comments
  • 353 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 31467 Views
  • 238 comments
  • 353 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 ...
  • Tommentron
  • Newbie
  • 21099 Views
  • 212 comments
  • 281 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 21099 Views
  • 212 comments
  • 281 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 ...
  • izzyimac
  • Newbie
  • 52494 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 47 likes
  • Case Closed
  • 52494 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 47 votes

[Downtime 19.07.] Gift Card redemption currently not working

Hey folks!We're aware that some of you are currently experiencing issues with redeeming gift cards. This is on our radar and is being looked into!

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We're aware that some of you are currently experiencing issues with redeeming gift cards. This is on our radar and is being looked into!
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 567 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Accounts
    Other
  • Fixed
  • 567 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 6 votes

[Mobile] Downloaded playlists do not load without an internet connection

Hey folks!We’ve received multiple reports that Android and iOS users are unable to play downloaded content while using offline mode. You might get stuck on a loading screen or get an error message saying "Something went wrong. Try again?". This is be...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We’ve received multiple reports that Android and iOS users are unable to play downloaded content while using offline mode. You might get stuck on a loading screen or get an error messag...
  • ericangle
  • Casual Listener
  • 20001 Views
  • 208 comments
  • 293 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 20001 Views
  • 208 comments
  • 293 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...
  • Jgr9
  • Casual Listener
  • 29572 Views
  • 257 comments
  • 331 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 29572 Views
  • 257 comments
  • 331 votes

"Connect to WiFi and wake device" when trying to use Alexa speaker group

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceMacBook Pro 18,1 + iPhoneOperating SystemLatest for both My Question or IssueSpotify Connect + Alexa has always has major issues and never reliable. Today's flavor of the week is this. All the devices in the group are awake...

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  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device MacBook Pro 18,1 + iPhone Operating System Latest for both   My Question or Issue Spotify Connect + Alexa has always has major issues and never reliable...
  • ivanampaternina
  • Newbie
  • 18362 Views
  • 55 comments
  • 25 likes
  • Connect
  • Need more info
  • 18362 Views
  • 55 comments
  • 25 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...
  • Beecher501
  • Newbie
  • 21365 Views
  • 124 comments
  • 201 likes
  • Your Library
  • Not Right Now
  • 21365 Views
  • 124 comments
  • 201 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.
  • Lonex124
  • Newbie
  • 110035 Views
  • 482 comments
  • 752 likes
  • Android
  • Not Right Now
  • 110035 Views
  • 482 comments
  • 752 votes

[Android Auto] Empty Liked Songs playlists

Hey folks!We received reports that “No items” is displayed when accessing the Liked Songs playlist on Android Auto. This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We received reports that “No items” is displayed when accessing the Liked Songs playlist on Android Auto. This is being looked into.
  • Lonex124
  • Newbie
  • 4982 Views
  • 50 comments
  • 33 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 4982 Views
  • 50 comments
  • 33 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.
  • jbaranda
  • Newbie
  • 35837 Views
  • 352 comments
  • 435 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 35837 Views
  • 352 comments
  • 435 votes

Unable to change the playback speed of podcasts on desktop

We're receiving reports from users that the podcast playback speed is not changing regardless of the chosen setting and is "stuck" at the last one used. This only seems to be affecting the desktop app and web player.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from users that the podcast playback speed is not changing regardless of the chosen setting and is "stuck" at the last one used. This only seems to be affecting the desktop ap...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 6550 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 199 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 6550 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 199 votes

Spotify app is skipping after a few seconds on Samsung TVs

We've received reports that the Spotify app is skipping after a few seconds, with multiple mentions of Samsung TVs. The reports note that tracks are playing without audio on the Samsung TV devices, and trouble-shooting has already been tried.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that the Spotify app is skipping after a few seconds, with multiple mentions of Samsung TVs.  The reports note that tracks are playing without audio on the Samsung TV devi...
  • MihailY
  • Moderator
  • 9866 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 102 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 9866 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 102 votes

Podcast plays previous episode instead of the next

Hello everyone, We've received reports that people been having issues with auto playing podcast episodes from oldest to newest. Podcast plays previous episode instead of the next one.

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hello everyone,   We've received reports that people been having issues with auto playing podcast episodes from oldest to newest. Podcast plays previous episode instead of the next one.
  • fatkoq
  • Newbie
  • 16265 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 149 likes
  • Content Questions
  • Fixed
  • 16265 Views
  • 88 comments
  • 149 votes

Shuffle Play button has disappeared

Users are reporting that the Shuffle Play button has disappeared. This seems to be happening on iPhones only. The Shuffle button is missing both from playlists and in the Now Playing view next to the Play-button.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Users are reporting that the Shuffle Play button has disappeared. This seems to be happening on iPhones only. The Shuffle button is missing both from playlists and in the Now Playing view next to the...
  • allikash
  • Newbie
  • 21093 Views
  • 72 comments
  • 225 likes
  • iOS
  • Under investigation
  • 21093 Views
  • 72 comments
  • 225 votes

App crashing on Google Pixel

We’re receiving reports where the app causes the device to crash. The issue seems to be affecting Google Pixel devices only.Some users also mention that it takes a really long time to load the app. When hitting play on a song, it flickers between the...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We’re receiving reports where the app causes the device to crash. The issue seems to be affecting Google Pixel devices only. Some users also mention that it takes a really long time to load the ap...
  • ElleVince1
  • Newbie
  • 4139 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 47 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 4139 Views
  • 36 comments
  • 47 votes

Downtime 27th June: App crashing on Android

Hey folks!We're seeing reports that the Android app is crashing. This seems to affect Android 14 devices mostly. Some users are also seeing an error message upon opening the app.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We're seeing reports that the Android app is crashing. This seems to affect Android 14 devices mostly. Some users are also seeing an error message upon opening the app.
  • Maria
  • Moderator
  • 2643 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 24 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 2643 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 24 votes