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Downtime January 26th, 2023: Issues with Spotify.com

Hey! We've received some reports that our website www.spotify.com is presenting some technical difficulties so some of our services like the web player are being affected. Our team is already looking into this. Edit: We can confirm that this isn't li...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey! We've received some reports that our website www.spotify.com is presenting some technical difficulties so some of our services like the web player are being affected. Our team is already lo...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 17239 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 126 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 17239 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 126 votes

Playlist won't play when Enhance is toggled on

I have noticed that multiple people, throughout several platforms, have encountered a bug/issue where the playlist will not play when playing a playlist that has been enhanced. After testing it out for myself, i too have encountered the issue. Here i...

  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • I have noticed that multiple people, throughout several platforms, have encountered a bug/issue where the playlist will not play when playing a playlist that has been enhanced.     ...
  • Terppi
  • Newbie
  • 1869 Views
  • 104 comments
  • 53 likes
  • accounts
    Android
    Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
    iOS
    Mobile
    Other
  • Under investigation
  • 1869 Views
  • 104 comments
  • 53 votes

Can't Play Downloaded Songs When Offline

We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to the internet, same songs can be played without issu...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to ...
  • TURSTY
  • Regular
  • 69200 Views
  • 281 comments
  • 1031 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Under investigation
  • 69200 Views
  • 281 comments
  • 1031 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.
  • Gink0
  • Newbie
  • 64604 Views
  • 412 comments
  • 581 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 64604 Views
  • 412 comments
  • 581 votes

Android TV and Google TV app display is zoomed

Hey folks, We've received several reports that the Spotify App is zoomed on TVs. This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received several reports that the Spotify App is zoomed on TVs. This is being looked into.
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 1032 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 12 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1032 Views
  • 13 comments
  • 12 votes

Home tab shows up as offline on Apple CarPlay

Hey folks, We’re seeing reports that Home tab on Apple CarPlay show no content, but the error message “Spotify is offline - you can play downloads from Your Library" appears. This is now being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We’re seeing reports that Home tab on Apple CarPlay show no content, but the error message “Spotify is offline - you can play downloads from Your Library" appears.  ...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 3971 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 21 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 3971 Views
  • 62 comments
  • 21 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.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We're aware of issues with playing songs outside of the Liked Songs collection or playlists.   This is being investigated.
  • NurseDiesel
  • Newbie
  • 9979 Views
  • 362 comments
  • 24 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Under investigation
  • 9979 Views
  • 362 comments
  • 24 votes

Missing Public playlists

Hey folks, We’re getting reports from users who are unable to see their public playlists on their profiles. Even though currently the number of playlists that can be viewed is 200, users are seeing 20 or fewer. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We’re getting reports from users who are unable to see their public playlists on their profiles. Even though currently the number of playlists that can be viewed is ...
  • Flipped_J-Cole
  • Newbie
  • 2858 Views
  • 134 comments
  • 14 likes
  • Desktop (Mac)
  • Under investigation
  • 2858 Views
  • 134 comments
  • 14 votes

[Mobile] Canvas feature disappeared

Plan Premium Country Colombia Device Motorola g7 Plus Operating System Android 10 My Question or Issue The canvas disappeared and I want to activate them, try another account and if this is working, but in my account it does not appear, I already uni...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country Colombia Device Motorola g7 Plus Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue The canvas disappeared and I want to activate them, try another accou...
  • twentiethavenue
  • Roadie
  • 113800 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 398 likes
  • Mobile
  • Not Right Now
  • 113800 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 398 votes

Desktop app crashing on Windows after latest update

Hey folks,We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the Windows Desktop app is closing itself when logging in, during playback or finishing a song. This issue happens on both versions of the app: the client one, as well as ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks, We've received some reports mentioning that after the recent update, the Windows Desktop app is closing itself when logging in, during playback or finishing a song.  This issue...
  • CiurkitboyN
  • Casual Listener
  • 33966 Views
  • 355 comments
  • 655 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 33966 Views
  • 355 comments
  • 655 votes

[All Platforms] Songs in the Play Queue duplicate and repeat

Hey folks! We've received reports that there is an issue with the Play Queue.If some tracks get removed from the queue while shuffle playing the Liked Songs playlist, two of the last few songs in the queue duplicate and repeat multiple times.Note: Th...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We've received reports that there is an issue with the Play Queue. If some tracks get removed from the queue while shuffle playing the Liked Songs playlist, two of the last fe...
  • Jerperjeper
  • Newbie
  • 6375 Views
  • 89 comments
  • 82 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Under investigation
  • 6375 Views
  • 89 comments
  • 82 votes

Queue disappears and screen goes blank after closing the app on mobile

We're aware of the following issues on mobile devices, when the app is closed while the Shuffle button is on: - The queued tracks are disappearing - The song screen goes blank - The play button is unresponsive

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're aware of the following issues on mobile devices, when the app is closed while the Shuffle button is on:    - The queued tracks are disappearing  - The song screen goes blan...
  • greis09
  • Visitor
  • 26031 Views
  • 324 comments
  • 591 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 26031 Views
  • 324 comments
  • 591 votes

When I start the web player one of my monitors shuts off/loses connection

PlanFree/PremiumCountry USADevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue How can I prevent my monitor from shutting off when I start the web player?

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country  USA Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  How can I prevent my monitor from shutting off when I start the web player?
  • PrcekKk25
  • Newbie
  • 85494 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 542 likes
  • Won't Fix
  • 85494 Views
  • 183 comments
  • 542 votes

Sharing tracks and episodes not working on Android and iOS

We've received reports that sharing tracks and podcast episodes isn't working on Android and iOS devices. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that sharing tracks and podcast episodes isn't working on Android and iOS devices. This is being investigated.
  • KP97
  • Newbie
  • 1034 Views
  • 24 comments
  • 9 likes
  • Android
    iOS
    Mobile
  • Under investigation
  • 1034 Views
  • 24 comments
  • 9 votes

Queue disappears after closing the desktop app

We're receiving reports that this issue is also affecting desktop users and queued tracks are being removed after restarting the app on Windows and Mac.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports that this issue is also affecting desktop users and queued tracks are being removed after restarting the app on Windows and Mac.
  • M3TAPVNK
  • Casual Listener
  • 11424 Views
  • 164 comments
  • 218 likes
  • Desktop (Mac)
    Desktop (Windows)
  • Under investigation
  • 11424 Views
  • 164 comments
  • 218 votes

Podcasts not playing / no sound

We're receiving reports that podcasts are unplayable (or play, but no sound is emitted or stop at a certain timestamp and don't move past it, e.g. 5:27, 8:29) across all platforms (desktop, mobile and the Web Player). This is currently being investig...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports that podcasts are unplayable (or play, but no sound is emitted or stop at a certain timestamp and don't move past it, e.g. 5:27, 8:29) across all platforms (desktop, mobile an...
  • Not applicable
  • 6556 Views
  • 120 comments
  • 95 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 6556 Views
  • 120 comments
  • 95 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. &nbsp...
  • leknar09
  • Newbie
  • 18752 Views
  • 126 comments
  • 325 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 18752 Views
  • 126 comments
  • 325 votes

Google assistant not playing personalised playlists

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceNest hub, home mini My Question or IssueEver since Spotify wrapped 2021 came out, my nest devices no longer play my personalised playlists via voice commands. I can see the command come up on my next hub (eg hey Googl...

  • Casual Listener
  • Pla n P remium Country Australia Device Nest hub, home mini   My Question or Issue Ever since Spotify wrapped 2021 came out, my nest devices no longer play my personalised playlists v...
  • screenone
  • Newbie
  • 6900 Views
  • 57 comments
  • 54 likes
  • Under investigation
  • 6900 Views
  • 57 comments
  • 54 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...
  • Dazraz
  • Visitor
  • 50086 Views
  • 177 comments
  • 508 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 50086 Views
  • 177 comments
  • 508 votes

Songs aren't streaming on Apple Watch

Hey folks, We're getting reports from Apple Watch users that songs aren't streaming. Stay tuned to the Status Update for more info.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We're getting  reports from Apple Watch users that songs aren't streaming.    Stay tuned to the Status Update for more info.
  • villjr
  • Newbie
  • 22326 Views
  • 94 comments
  • 46 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 22326 Views
  • 94 comments
  • 46 votes