Ongoing Issues

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Connect feature not working properly on the Desktop app.

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that people are not able to use the Connect feature from Desktop app to mobile devices, Discord and Last.fm We wanted to let you know that this is being investigated and we'll keep you posted on how it goes in this ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We're receiving reports that people are not able to use the Connect feature from Desktop app to mobile devices, Discord and Last.fm    We wanted to let you k...
  • pattyohayward
  • Casual Listener
  • 17583 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 579 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 17583 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 579 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.   &nbs...
  • omaha353
  • Newbie
  • 150501 Views
  • 849 comments
  • 2300 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 150501 Views
  • 849 comments
  • 2300 votes

Spotify app not loading on Android devices

We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports from Android users who say that when launched, the app gets stuck on the Spotify logo, refusing to load any further. This is being investigated.
  • OscarDC
  • Moderator
  • 43148 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 622 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 43148 Views
  • 407 comments
  • 622 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...
  • lmisteus
  • Newbie
  • 28452 Views
  • 348 comments
  • 636 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Under investigation
  • 28452 Views
  • 348 comments
  • 636 votes

Downtime September 14th, 2022: Web Player getting a 502 Bad Gateway Error

Hey folks, We've received some reports that users are unable to access the web player, as it shows a 502 Bad Gateway Error. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received some reports that users are unable to access the web player, as it shows a  502 Bad Gateway Error.   This is being investigated. 
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 1624 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 21 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 1624 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 21 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...
  • MihailY
  • Moderator
  • 10647 Views
  • 86 comments
  • 202 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 10647 Views
  • 86 comments
  • 202 votes

Downtime November 18th: Spotify app crashing on iOS

Hey folks, We've received some contacts from users who are having issues with the app crashing. This seems to be happening on iOS devices at the moment. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,    We've received some contacts from users who are having issues with the app crashing. This seems to be happening on iOS devices at the moment.    This is bein...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 120039 Views
  • 837 comments
  • 2225 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 120039 Views
  • 837 comments
  • 2225 votes

[Android] Scroll bar missing on Liked Songs playlist

We've received reports from Android users that the scroll bar on the right is missing on the Liked Songs playlist. All other playlists seem to be unaffected. This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Android users that the scroll bar on the right is missing on the Liked Songs playlist. All other playlists seem to be unaffected.   This is currently being invest...
  • Tstock225
  • Newbie
  • 5799 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 88 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 5799 Views
  • 87 comments
  • 88 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.
  • Cool_Games
  • Newbie
  • 41273 Views
  • 286 comments
  • 474 likes
  • Android
  • Under investigation
  • 41273 Views
  • 286 comments
  • 474 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.
  • leoplan2
  • Newbie
  • 4551 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 14 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 4551 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 14 votes

Lyrics feature missing on the desktop app and the web player.

Hey there, We've received reports of users unable to find the button to activate the Lyrics feature on the web player and the desktop app. If you experience this issue, let us know by voting on this thread. This helps us out a lot. Thanks!

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports of users unable to find the button to activate the Lyrics feature on the web player and the desktop app.   If you experience this issue, let us k...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 4260 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 57 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 4260 Views
  • 41 comments
  • 57 votes

Podcasts not playing / no sound

We're receiving reports that podcasts are unplayable (or play, but no sound is emitted) across all platforms (desktop, mobile and the Web Player). This is currently being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're receiving reports that podcasts are unplayable (or play, but no sound is emitted) across all platforms (desktop, mobile and the Web Player). This is currently being investigated.
  • idontgiveaf___
  • Regular
  • 1359 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 24 likes
  • Other
  • Under investigation
  • 1359 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 24 votes

Drag and drop doesn't scroll the screen upwards

Hey there, We've received reports about the drag and drop feature not scrolling the screen once the dragged track reaches the upper border of the screen. If you experience this issue, leave your vote in the thread, so we can get an overview of its im...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey there,   We've received reports about the drag and drop feature not scrolling the screen once the dragged track reaches the upper border of the screen.   If you experience this ...
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 2857 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 79 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 2857 Views
  • 30 comments
  • 79 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,...
  • PatrykM
  • Newbie
  • 26820 Views
  • 229 comments
  • 257 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 26820 Views
  • 229 comments
  • 257 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...
  • RoseP1961
  • Newbie
  • 40788 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 508 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 40788 Views
  • 174 comments
  • 508 votes

Music cuts out briefly on Echo devices

We've received reports that the music occasionally cuts out when listening to Spotify on Amazon Echo devices. This occurs both when controlling the music directly in the app and with voice commands.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that the music occasionally cuts out when listening to Spotify on Amazon Echo devices. This occurs both when controlling the music directly in the app and with voice comma...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
  • 26395 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 26395 Views
  • 280 comments
  • 408 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 ...
  • Mayfield
  • Newbie
  • 51906 Views
  • 189 comments
  • 839 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Under investigation
  • 51906 Views
  • 189 comments
  • 839 votes

Liking songs doesn't sync between the mobile and the desktop app

We've received reports that when liking song from the mobile app, it won't appear in the Liked Songs on the desktop app and vice versa (liking a song from the desktop app doesn't add it to the liked songs on the mobile app). This is being investigate...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports that when liking song from the mobile app, it won't appear in the Liked Songs on the desktop app and vice versa (liking a song from the desktop app doesn't add it to the l...
  • kay1amayx3
  • Casual Listener
  • 11365 Views
  • 108 comments
  • 300 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 11365 Views
  • 108 comments
  • 300 votes

Spotify not working on Amazon Fire TV

It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.

  • Casual Listener
  • It no longer works on my Fire TV. I cannot log in or stream to it. None of the solutions on here work.   
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
  • 113513 Views
  • 488 comments
  • 2215 likes
  • Connect
  • Fixed
  • 113513 Views
  • 488 comments
  • 2215 votes

Downtime March 8th 2022 - General log in issues with the app

Users are currently being logged out of Spotify and unable to log back in. This seems to be affecting mostly the mobile app.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Users are currently being logged out of Spotify and unable to log back in. This seems to be affecting mostly the mobile app.
  • charfutch1
  • Newbie
  • 163218 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 296 likes
  • Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 163218 Views
  • 37 comments
  • 296 votes