Help Wizard

Step 1

NEXT STEP

Spotify for Developers

Discuss building apps with Spotify APIs and SDKs

Start a topic

Forum Posts

Important: App review and quota extension waiting times

The Spotify for developers platform helps many bring their ideas to life. Whether it's a short term app helping an artist’s release or something more long term - there is always a chance of success. Things start to grow and then you might also need w...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • zaronwald123
  • Music Fan
  • 12174 Views
  • 76 replies
  • 16 likes
  • 12174 Views
  • 76 replies
  • 16 likes

Superuser Contribution Quota extension request is gone?

I've submitted the quota extension recently and now when I check my dashboard, it's no longer. What happened to it? I need to use it asap.

  • Regular
  • I've submitted the quota extension recently and now when I check my dashboard, it's no longer. What happened to it? I need to use it asap.   
  • spotifyjosh
  • Spotify
  • 543 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 543 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

Find the timbre bitmaps

Is there a way to get the timbre bitmaps from the api? Or download them somewhere? The ones that are in the audio analysis documentation.

  • Casual Listener
  • Is there a way to get the timbre bitmaps from the api? Or download them somewhere? The ones that are in the audio analysis documentation. 
  • 269 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 269 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Generate Spotify Aura for a song

Is there a way to generate the Spotify Aura map for a particular set of songs (playlist)? Either via the API, or using a python library? Does it involve using the timbre vectors and combining each of those images, and pick a primary and secondary col...

  • Casual Listener
  • Is there a way to generate the Spotify Aura map for a particular set of songs (playlist)?  Either via the API, or using a python library?  Does it involve using the timbre vectors and c...
  • 5017 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 2 likes
  • 5017 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 2 likes

Metaverse Experience Integration

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesClient ID29c8e5d97f2842358689c1237d110c99 My Question or IssueI was interested in integrating Spotify with the Roblox metaverse, allowing people to listen to music together. This would be to no benefit of my own and sim...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country United States Client ID 29c8e5d97f2842358689c1237d110c99   My Question or Issue I was interested in integrating Spotify with the Roblox metaverse, allowing people to...
  • 832 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 832 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Superuser Contribution Is it possible to retrieve user data for 'liked songs'/streamed songs?

PlanFree/PremiumCountryUnited States Operating SystemWindows 10, macOS My Question or IssueThis is for a course in uni but we are currently attempting to create an application where users can sign in with their Spotify ID and we can use their data of...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free/Premium Country United States   Operating System Windows 10, macOS   My Question or Issue This is for a course in uni but we are currently attempting to create an applica...
  • spotifyjosh
  • Spotify
  • 1300 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 1300 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Support for Quota Extension Request

I would like to have support for my rejected quota extension request. Because for the last two rejections;- Last one with no reason.- Previous one, The product or service is integrated with streams or content from another service.I have my app on htt...

  • Newbie
  • I would like to have support for my rejected quota extension request. Because for the last two rejections; - Last one with no reason. - Previous one,  The product or service is integrated wi...
  • 463 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Quota Extension
  • 463 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Urgent issue with song playing (iOS)

We have the Spotify Web Api configured and we are getting songs and displaying them in our app, that’s fine. Now, we want to play part of the song without going to into the Spotify app. I know that we can play songs through web api, but it requires p...

  • Regular
  • We have the Spotify Web Api configured and we are getting songs and displaying them in our app, that’s fine. Now, we want to play part of the song without going to into the Spotify app. I know that w...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 401 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 401 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

API to loop part of a track

Would be great to have an API to seamlessly loop part of a track.Like DJ apps loop 4, 8, 16, and 32 bars X number of time.

  • Casual Listener
  • Would be great to have an API to seamlessly loop part of a track. Like DJ apps loop 4, 8, 16, and 32 bars X number of time. 
  • 260 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 260 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Superuser Contribution Get Playlist Items no longer returns episodes (Solved)

Edit: Turns out the episodes I was trying to access had all been removed by the author, but there were invisible entries left behind in the playlist returning null track object.

  • Newbie
  • Edit:  Turns out the episodes I was trying to access had all been removed by the author, but there were invisible entries left behind in the playlist returning null track object.
  • spotifyjosh
  • Spotify
  • 287 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 287 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!!Superuser Contribution App has playlist-read-private scope, but private playlists aren't returned.

My recently approved app has playlist-read-private scope, but it when calling me/playlists private playlists aren't returned. Changing them to public allows them to be returned from that endpoint.If I try to retrieve the playlist by id, I can. But th...

  • Music Fan
  • My recently approved app has playlist-read-private scope, but it when calling me/playlists private playlists aren't returned.  Changing them to public allows them to be returned from t...
  • spotifyjosh
  • Spotify
  • 1081 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 1081 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Set Volume - What Devices?

Out of all the Device Types, which ones can the volume be set for, via the Web API?I know for example that the volume can be set for "Computer" and can not be set for "Smartphone". Is there a known list of Devices (out of the full list below) that th...

  • Casual Listener
  • Out of all the Device Types, which ones can the volume be set for, via the Web API? I know for example that the volume can be set for "Computer" and can not be set for "Smartphone". Is there a k...
  • djmtdj
  • Casual Listener
  • 689 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Discussion
  • 689 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 1 likes

Superuser Contribution [Mobile][Social] App Social idea

Hello Spotify my name is Sebastian Lara, I am currently a software developer and have been working on a Social Network app for half a year which uses spotify services. however, it is a powerful app and that's why i'm hard to complete it, although it'...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello Spotify my name is Sebastian Lara, I am currently a software developer and have been working on a Social Network app for half a year which uses spotify services. however, it is a powerful app a...
  • MafeG
  • Spotify Legend
  • 277 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Mobile
    Social
  • 277 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Customize embed podcast

Is there any possibility to change for background and/or font colours in embed podcast?

  • Casual Listener
  • Is there any possibility to change for background and/or font colours in embed podcast?
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 2111 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • embed
    podcast
  • 2111 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! How Spotify:// links work?

I'm using Bravostudio, and I'm creating a little app to discover new music existing on Spotify.But i'm facing a little issue, i have 3 types of links availableWeb Spotifyhttps://open.spotify.com/album/1X02bJcdq5n81aUhyrOmMw URIspotify:album:1X02bJcdq...

  • Newbie
  • I'm using Bravostudio, and I'm creating a little app to discover new music existing on Spotify. But i'm facing a little issue, i have 3 types of links available Web Spotify https://open.spotify.co...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 673 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 673 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! Trouble Embedding Wrapped Playlist

Plan: PremiumCountry: USADevice: Duplicated on many devicesOperating System: Duplicated on Android, Mac, and Windows My Question or IssueWhen I go to export my "Your Top Songs 2021" playlist from wrapped, the embedded playlist that appears is not min...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan: Premium Country: USA Device: Duplicated on many devices Operating System: Duplicated on Android, Mac, and Windows   My Question or Issue When I go to export my "Your Top Songs 2021" ...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 5324 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • bug
    embedded playlist
    wrapped playlist
  • 5324 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

"Click the button below to download the content from open.spotify.com."

Hello people! I need some help in regards to Adding a Spotify Embed for podcasts on Wordpress. To add the widgets I followed the usual steps (copying the URL or the embed code of the podcast episode and pasting it into my HTML file). However, instead...

  • Newbie
  • Hello people!   I need some help in regards to Adding a Spotify Embed for podcasts on Wordpress. To add the widgets I followed the usual steps (copying the URL or the embed code of the podcast...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 863 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 863 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!!Superuser Contribution Constant 503 errors from API

API is constantly returning "503 Service Unavailable" with response body "upstream connect error or disconnect/reset before headers". Previously it used to happen somewhat frequent but now all the requests are failing with this error. No matter wheth...

  • Regular
  • API is constantly returning "503 Service Unavailable" with response body "upstream connect error or disconnect/reset before headers". Previously it used to happen somewhat frequent but now all the re...
  • markgrotskiy
  • Newbie
  • 8564 Views
  • 17 replies
  • 5 likes
  • 8564 Views
  • 17 replies
  • 5 likes

Some questions

Hi, I would like to work with you on an application that will need Spotify to be functional. A group of people would be able to choose the music they like to put it in a list, song after song, by voting for it.

  • Newbie
  • Hi, I would like to work with you on an application that will need Spotify to be functional. A group of people would be able to choose the music they like to put it in a list, song after song, by vot...
  • 214 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 214 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Getting a random track/ generating a valid random track ID

I would like to create a tool that generates a truly random Spotify song, but cannot find out how this could be done. I've considered two possible approaches, which come with the following questions: 1. Is there/will there be a way of getting a rando...

  • Visitor
  • I would like to create a tool that generates a truly random Spotify song, but cannot find out how this could be done. I've considered two possible approaches, which come with the following questions:...
  • danivilardell
  • Newbie
  • 2731 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 2731 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Embed podcast - missing Follow button

When I embed Spotify podcast, I do not see Follow button. I think it should appear below title, author and date. Is this a bug or am I missing something?

  • Casual Listener
  • When I embed Spotify podcast, I do not see Follow button. I think it should appear below title, author and date. Is this a bug or am I missing something?
  • sourire09
  • Casual Listener
  • 266 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • embed
    follow
    podcast
  • 266 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes