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
  • PhilTunix
  • Newbie
  • 19030 Views
  • 134 replies
  • 20 likes
  • 19030 Views
  • 134 replies
  • 20 likes

I'm building a non profit project and would like to ask some questions

Hi everyone, I'm a 15 year programmer and just for fun I've built a web game using JavaScript and Spotify WEB API. Problem now is that I'm not sure if it can stay on my website,do I need a written approval from spotify and if so how? Players do need ...

  • Visitor
  • Hi everyone, I'm a 15 year programmer and just for fun I've built a web game using JavaScript and Spotify WEB API.   Problem now is that I'm not sure if it can stay on my website,do I need a w...
  • 336 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 336 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

Need help with API search

I would like to get 15 most played songs today in a specific country. I am not sure is this possible and if is, how to make a query. Many thanks!

  • Visitor
  •   I would like to get 15 most played songs today in a specific country.  I am not sure is this possible and if is, how to make a query.   Many thanks!
  • 357 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • API search
  • 357 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Get a spotify URI or track from an ISRC

Hi All, I have a big bunch of ISRC codes and would like to get their associated Spotify tracks. From the docs, it looks like the only way to access a resource from the ISRC is by using it as a search query, and with the number of codes I have I'd hit...

  • Newbie
  • Hi All,   I have a big bunch of ISRC codes and would like to get their associated Spotify tracks. From the docs, it looks like the only way to access a resource from the ISRC is by using it as...
  • 4702 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes
  • api
    ISRC
    request for songs
    Uri
  • 4702 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes

Solved!! [API] is there a way to start playing a playlist from a specific song?

Hi , I'm building an app in android to control the spotify app in a phone. I'm pretending to connect it with a small app in a raspberry pi which will be in a car with a screen to pass songs / navigate playlists etc without using the phone So I've man...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi , I'm building an app in android to control the spotify app in a phone. I'm pretending to connect it with a small app in a raspberry pi which will be in a car with a screen to pass songs / navigat...
  • quesomss
  • Casual Listener
  • 10050 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Android
    raspberry
    Web API
  • 10050 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes

rate limits

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issueı have a problem with rate limits is that okay if ı create 2 api application for my app

  • Casual Listener
  • 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 ...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 1201 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • rate limit
  • 1201 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

2 api application

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueIs that okay if ı create 2 api application for my mobil application and web application?

  • Casual Listener
  • 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 Is that...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 518 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • api
  • 518 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Waiting on commercial approval for app

I submitted a Commercial Integration Application over a year ago and still haven't heard back. I'm trying to bring my app to the market soon and am just waiting on commerical approval. Can you give me an update? Thanks!

  • Regular
  • I submitted a Commercial Integration Application over a year ago and still haven't heard back. I'm trying to bring my app to the market soon and am just waiting on commerical approval. Can you g...
  • 1388 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes
  • commercial license
    Commerical
    Developer question integrating spotify in mobile app
    developers
    development
    integration
  • 1388 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes

Can't find docs for some fields in audio analysis response

I'm using spotipy to hit the API's audio analysis endpoint, the response has dict_keys(['meta', 'track', 'bars', 'beats', 'sections', 'segments', 'tatums']) I referred to this page https://developer.spotify.com/documentation/web-api/reference/tracks/...

  • Visitor
  • I'm using spotipy to hit the API's audio analysis endpoint, the response has   dict_keys(['meta', 'track', 'bars', 'beats', 'sections', 'segments', 'tatums'])   I referred to this page&...
  • 1756 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 11 likes
  • 1756 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 11 likes

API how can I search for public playlists?

   My Question or Issue API how can I search for public playlists? 

  • Casual Listener
  •       My Question or Issue   API how can I search for public playlists?  
  • rhrahulhaldar
  • Composer
  • 641 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes
  • api
  • 641 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes

Support for removing Playlist description via the API

My Question or IssueI am trying to figure out how to remove the Playlist description via the API. I tried some combination that I thought it could: Attempt #1 Request body { "description": "" } Result: { "error": { "status": 400, "message": "Attribut...

  • Visitor
  • My Question or Issue I am trying to figure out how to remove the Playlist description via the API. I tried some combination that I thought it could:    Attempt #1   Request body...
  • 990 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 990 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!!Superuser Contribution GET /v1/me/player/queue? and more functionality with POST /v1/me/player/queue?

Q1I'm wondering if there will be a GET /v1/me/player/queue in the near future? it would return the current queue state of the playback.Q2Right now there is POST /v1/me/player/queue and it will add the song to the end of the queue. Is there a way to a...

  • Newbie
  • Q1 I'm wondering if there will be a GET /v1/me/player/queue in the near future? it would return the current queue state of the playback. Q2 Right now there is POST /v1/me/player/queue an...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 1506 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • api
    playback
  • 1506 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Potential playback control for free users?

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaOperating SystemUbuntu My Question or IssueHey there. I am in the process of integrating the Spotify Web API into a project that enables synchronized listening of music among multiple people. The API is amazing and has been a p...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country India Operating System Ubuntu   My Question or Issue Hey there. I am in the process of integrating the Spotify Web API into a project that enables synchronized list...
  • 872 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Discussion
  • 872 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!! Spotify & Shazam

Hi, Is here any developer, who could add to Spotify song recognition app (like Shazam)? I mean Shazam functionality in Spotify. Or, maybe, Spotify could make a partnership with Shazam? Or, maybe, there is such a functionality, but not available for e...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi,   Is here any developer, who could add to Spotify song recognition app (like Shazam)? I mean Shazam functionality in Spotify.   Or, maybe, Spotify could make a partnership with Shaz...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 1948 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Spotify
  • 1948 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

403 error on playback

client_credentials_manager = SpotifyClientCredentials() sp = spotipy.Spotify(client_credentials_manager=client_credentials_manager) I am using the above code to get client credentials, but when I try to play music I get the following error: HTTP Erro...

  • Casual Listener
  •         client_credentials_manager = SpotifyClientCredentials() sp = spotipy.Spotify(client_credentials_manager=client_credentials_manager)         I ...
  • 648 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 648 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

What is the rate limit?

What is the rate limit for this API?And if I would need to increase those requests for commercial purposes, where should I go?

  • Regular
  • What is the rate limit for this API? And if I would need to increase those requests for commercial purposes, where should I go?
  • rhrahulhaldar
  • Composer
  • 972 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 972 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes

Option for Commercial Integration seems to be missing

Normally when I'm creating a mock app, I would encounter an option to apply for commercial integration. That option seems to be missing. Is there any reason why? My app is ready and I would like to apply for commercial integration. How do I achieve t...

  • Gig Goer
  • Normally when I'm creating a mock app, I would encounter an option to apply for commercial integration. That option seems to be missing. Is there any reason why? My app is ready and I would like to a...
  • Hubo
  • Community Legend
  • 1384 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 1384 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

[BUG] Duplicate Tracks for User's Recently Played Tracks

I've noticed that there is an ongoing bug for the recently played tracks endpoint in which the currently listening song, once done listening to, gets added at least twice when I change my device I am listening Spotify on. Play a song on my iPhone (XR...

Infinitay_0-1592534528782.png
  • Casual Listener
  • I've noticed that there is an ongoing bug for the recently played tracks endpoint in which the currently listening song, once done listening to, gets added at least twice when I change my device I am...
  • 922 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes
  • bug
    devices
    duplicate
    listening
    Recently Played
  • 922 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 5 likes

API Search by Audio Features/Analysis

Hey! I love the API documentation, and I'm really digging the ability to fetch Spotify's advanced data about songs directly. It's amazing to have data about so many songs in a structured way! I'm wondering if it's feasible to search by any of these a...

  • Newbie
  • Hey!   I love the API documentation, and I'm really digging the ability to fetch Spotify's advanced data about songs directly. It's amazing to have data about so many songs in a structured way...
  • RoguePlanetoid
  • Roadie
  • 3395 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes
  • 3395 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes

Solved!! [Connect] Recent update broke AppleScript for Spotify Connect (slightly)

Hi! It seems like a fairly recent update broke the reporting of currently playing track via AppleScript, when music is being played back using the Mac app, but from a different device - via Spotify Connect. It reports normally when music is played fr...

  • Regular
  • Hi!  It seems like a fairly recent update broke the reporting of currently playing track via AppleScript, when music is being played back using the Mac app, but from a different device - via Sp...
  • rockets
  • Regular
  • 9247 Views
  • 11 replies
  • 15 likes
  • 9247 Views
  • 11 replies
  • 15 likes

Spotify API search user

PlanPremiumOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueHi, I'm developing an android app. But i need spotify's user search API. But Spotify API doesn't provide a user search endpoint. I found a way to search users in my app and get the results. For t...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Operating System Android   My Question or Issue Hi, I'm developing an android app. But i need spotify's user search API. But Spotify API doesn't provide a user search endpoint...
  • 1757 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    Discussion
    Search
  • 1757 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes