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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...

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How can I get more consistent (accurate) results from the Search endpoint?

What can I add to the search term? I am using: https://api.spotify.com/v1/search Here is an example search:And here is the random and weird search response. I get lots of weird and inconsistent mismatches. For example, if I search for Ween I get Prim...

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  • What can I add to the search term?  I am using: https://api.spotify.com/v1/search   Here is an example search: And here is the random and weird search response. I get lots of w...
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Superuser Contribution Only one of user is getting 403

I have a program, which is working for ~4 tester without problems(as in none of them are getting 403) but one of my tester, haven't had the chance to test, because they keep getting 403.A mutual acquaintance has a test application and the tester can ...

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  • I have a program, which is working for ~4 tester without problems(as in none of them are getting 403) but one of my tester, haven't had the chance to test, because they keep getting 403. A mutual ac...
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Academic Use of Spotify Data for PhD Research

Hello, I’m a PhD student researching popularity in music and have used Spotify Web API in the past for my work.Currently, the developer T&C prohibit the training of ML and AI models on Spotify content, including audio features & metadata. Could anyon...

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  • Hello,  I’m a PhD student researching popularity in music and have used Spotify Web API in the past for my work. Currently, the developer T&C prohibit the training of ML and AI models on S...
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Superuser Contribution How can I get access to Made for You playlist by Web-API?

How can I get access to Made for You playlist by Web-API?I can’t find any APIs that could access to my Discovery Weekly, Daily Mix, Daily Wellness or Release Radar. Thanks for reply.

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  • How can I get access to Made for You playlist by Web-API? I can’t find any APIs that could access to my Discovery Weekly, Daily Mix, Daily Wellness or Release Radar.   Thanks for reply.
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Text to Spotify Playlist Automation

Hey, I run a Wedding DJ company and am looking to create an automation tool that will automatically convert a text file into a Spotify Playlist once the client clicks the 'Submit' button. I don't have any coding/developer experience and would gladly ...

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  •  Hey, I run a Wedding DJ company and am looking to create an automation tool that will automatically convert a text file into a Spotify Playlist once the client clicks the 'Submit' button. I don...
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Previously working code now triggers 429 errors without any changes.

I'm currently developing an app locally that creates a playlist using some JS logic and by fetching data from the API:-Getting All Artists from a certain Genre.-Getting All Albums from a certain Artist.-Getting All Track from a certain Album.Everythi...

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  • I'm currently developing an app locally that creates a playlist using some JS logic and by fetching data from the API: -Getting All Artists from a certain Genre. -Getting All Albums from a certai...
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Solved!! Unable to embed full spotify song on Electron App

PlanPremiumCountrySingapore My Question or IssueI have been trying to embed spotify tracks into an Electron React App using the iFrame method. However, it only appears to be showing 30 second previews on the web application, yet on chrome browser, it...

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  • Plan Premium Country Singapore   My Question or Issue I have been trying to embed spotify tracks into an Electron React App using the iFrame method. However, it only appears to be showing ...
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eSDK and content search in companion app

Hello,we are planning to create a hardware device which should play content autonomously via the eSDK. The hardware will have a companion app where we intend to integrate Spotify streaming into an enriched audiovisual user experience. We find the doc...

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  • Hello, we are planning to create a hardware device which should play content autonomously via the eSDK. The hardware will have a companion app where we intend to integrate Spotify streaming into a...
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How i can get romanji/romanja from Korean/Japanese Lyric?

You know that so many people around the world singing and listening on Spotify. But, the people don't have same language. Because of that, the people like me want to read the lyric like Japanese/Korean/China song, so that I can sing the song. Please ...

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  • You know that so many people around the world singing and listening on Spotify. But, the people don't have same language. Because of that, the people like me want to read the lyric like Japanese/Kore...
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Creating playlist endpoint returning "Missing required filed name: name"

Currently creating an app that uses the spotify web api to create a playlist for the user. The app runs everything server side, auth works well, but the endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/users/{user_id}/playlists gives me the error: { error: { sta...

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  • Currently creating an app that uses the spotify web api to create a playlist for the user. The app runs everything server side, auth works well, but the endpoint:   https://api.spotify.com/v1/...
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Unable to create app in Spotify Developer

I cannot create an app. I get an error message "Something went wrong, we were not able to create your app. Please try again later." I've tried multiple times over the course of the day and used several browsers. I've tried resetting my password and v...

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  • I cannot create an app. I get an error message "Something went wrong, we were not able to create your app. Please try again later." I've tried multiple times over the course of the day and used sever...
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Requesting information about api rate-limits

We are seeing 429 response status codes in Spotify api's. We are aware of 'retry-after' header and waiting requesting until 'retry-after' value. But we want to avoid this all together by understanding `rate-limits` mechanisms in place. 1. how much of...

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  • We are seeing 429 response status codes in Spotify api's. We are aware of 'retry-after' header and waiting requesting until 'retry-after' value.    But we want to avoid this all together ...
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App that creates playlists out of chats

AutoSpoto is a free Mac Store app that auto-adds songs to Spotify playlists when you connect a chat. Check it out and let me know if this would be of interest to you. Thanks in advance!App Store Link: https://apple.co/49LnlgbPlanFreeCountryAllDeviceM...

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  • AutoSpoto is a free Mac Store app that auto-adds songs to Spotify playlists when you connect a chat.  Check it out and let me know if this would be of interest to you. Thanks in advance! App S...
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Rate Limit 429

Hello everyone,I am making requests to the following endpoint:https://developer.spotify.com/documentation/web-api/reference/get-recently-playedAnd I am receiving a 429 error. The documentation only mentions that there is a rate limit in a 30s window ...

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  • Hello everyone, I am making requests to the following endpoint: https://developer.spotify.com/documentation/web-api/reference/get-recently-played And I am receiving a 429 error. The documentation ...
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You need to verify your email address before you can create an app.

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDeviceDELL LAPTOPOperating System Windows 11 My Question or IssueI cannot confirm my email address. When I click Confirm, I get the error in the subject title. I applied the solutions previously given in the community but it d...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Turkey Device DELL LAPTOP Operating System  Windows 11   My Question or Issue I cannot confirm my email address. When I click Confirm, I get the error...
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OSError: [WinError 10013]

i am in the process of learning as i was trying the api out this is the error iam met with pleasePlanFreeOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issuewhen i run my python code iam met with this error OSError: [WinError ...

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  • i am in the process of learning as i was trying the api out this is the error iam met with please Plan Free Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or I...
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Getting error 429 only when requesting audio features from a track

I'm basically working with the API for a data mining university project.I'm getting error 429 on a piece of code that extracts the audio features from some tracks. Can't perform a single request, the first one gets automatically blocked.The thing is ...

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  • I'm basically working with the API for a data mining university project. I'm getting error 429 on a piece of code that extracts the audio features from some tracks. Can't perform a single request, t...
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Educational purpose

Jag utbildar Wordpress utveckling på youtube och min betalda kurs jag har videos på hur man kan göra en clone hemsida spotify er community sida är det ok även om jag lägger till clone osv på mina videos exempelvis spotify clone

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  •   Jag utbildar Wordpress utveckling på youtube och min betalda kurs jag har videos på hur man kan göra en clone hemsida spotify er community sida är det ok även om jag lägger till clone osv på ...
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Search Songs within Artist Page

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceXS MaxOperating SystemOS 17 Feature RequestI don't know if this would be useful for everyone, but I think it would be cool and useful for the mobile app. On the artist page, you add a search bar or icon that keeps you on th...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device XS Max Operating System OS 17   Feature Request I don't know if this would be useful for everyone, but I think it would be cool and useful for the mob...
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Looking To Embed Data on Go High Level

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue I am looking to figure out how I can embed that artist data in go high level or how I can us...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue   ...
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