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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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Total play count of songs over time (monthly)

I am attempting to conduct a research project which requires accessing the stream data/play count of any specific song over time. So far, I've found third-party APIs which offer this data (sites such as soundcharts.com) but only for very recent dates...

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  • I am attempting to conduct a research project which requires accessing the stream data/play count of any specific song over time. So far, I've found third-party APIs which offer this data (sites such...
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Looking for clarity on the no ML/AI developer policy for a personal project

I am a rising Junior majoring in data science in the U.S. For a personal project this summer, I thought it would be interesting to develop a recommendation system for the student radio at my university that tries to cater to an indie/alt crowd. Ideal...

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  • I am a rising Junior majoring in data science in the U.S. For a personal project this summer, I thought it would be interesting to develop a recommendation system for the student radio at my universi...
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Application authorization

PlanFreeCountryFranceDeviceDell Inspiron 15 7000Operating SystemWindows 11 My Question or IssueHi, I recently created a Spotify application for developers. I coded it on VSCode but ran into an authorization problem. I couldn't access my private playl...

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  • Plan Free Country France Device Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Operating System Windows 11   My Question or Issue Hi, I recently created a Spotify application for developers. I coded it on VSCo...
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Tryed to upload a video on my account, spotify created a new account for me

I have an account on Podbean to distribute podcasts only in audio files on Spotify. I decided to publish videos, and the guidance on websites is for me to use Anchor, which is the podcasters' Spotify. I claimed the account with the RSS, and the site ...

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  • I have an account on Podbean to distribute podcasts only in audio files on Spotify. I decided to publish videos, and the guidance on websites is for me to use Anchor, which is the podcasters' Spotify...
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Web API • References / Artists / Get Artist's Albums - The albums are not displayed

Here is the response: { "external_urls": { "spotify": "https://open.spotify.com/artist/6wWVKhxIU2cEi0K81v7HvP" }, "followers": { "href": null, "total": 8740405 }, "genres": [ "german metal", "industrial", "industrial metal", "industrial rock", "neue ...

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  • Here is the response:   {     "external_urls": {         "spotify": "https://open.spotify.com/artist/6wWVKhxIU2cEi0K81v...
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Publishing a private podcast

My Question or Issue I am wanting to publish a private podcast that contains restricted information to only people with an invitation link, and was wondering whether there is a way this can be done on Spotify. I am publishing medical information that...

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  • ...an be done on Spotify. I am publishing medical information that can only be made available to healthcare professionals and not the general public.   On other platforms like Apple Podcasts or G...
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Authorization stuck after getting token

Hi everyone! I had my project up and working fine on localhost, but in moving it over to netlify, I think I messed something up? The user is able to access the authorization, and it seems like it's going through, and then the app stops when it reache...

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  • Hi everyone! I had my project up and working fine on localhost, but in moving it over to netlify, I think I messed something up? The user is able to access the authorization, and it seems like it's g...
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Pague mas que el servicio

Me cobraron más que el valor del pago de estudiante. Me gustaría saber el motivo real y específico. Mi cuenta no es extranjera.PlanEstudiante premiumCountry DeviceiPhone 11 proOperating SystemiOS My Question or Issue

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  • Me cobraron más que el valor del pago de estudiante. Me gustaría saber el motivo real y específico. Mi cuenta no es extranjera. Plan Estudiante premium Country   Device iPhone 11 pro Oper...
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API integration for song codes in Shopify

Hello community, I would need the API code to have a functionality like in https://transparentgift.com/ That you search for a song and displays the spotify code in an image.

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  • Hello community,   I would need the API code to have a functionality like in https://transparentgift.com/  That you search for a song and displays the spotify code in an image. &nb...
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is basic pitch artifical intelligence getting a upgrade soon?

is basic pitch artifical intelligence getting a upgrade soon? it needs a lot of love for electric guitars and other note matching upgrades?

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  • is basic pitch artifical intelligence getting a upgrade soon? it needs a lot of love for electric guitars and other note matching upgrades?  
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Audio Preview Clips Policy

Hello, I am thinking of creating a mobile app where users can listen to the audio preview version of the track and have the functionality to navigate to the Spotify app if they want to listen to the full version of the song. In other words, it's the ...

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  • Hello, I am thinking of creating a mobile app where users can listen to the audio preview version of the track and have the functionality to navigate to the Spotify app if they want to listen to the ...
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New releases from my country [IT] are not right.

PlanFree CountryItaly Operating SystemWindows 11 My Question or IssueHi guys, when i try to retrieve new releases from my country (Italy) with "new_releases = spotify.new_releases(country="IT", limit=50)" there is no album released in a month, althou...

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  • Plan Free   Country Italy   Operating System Windows 11   My Question or Issue Hi guys, when i try to retrieve new releases from my country (Italy) with "new_releases = spoti...
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I'm looking for some data on the Minnesota market.

I'm looking to begin a marketing campaign in Minnesota but need to know more about the spotify listener count (of non-premium users) and demographics of certain zip codes, is that something that you can help me with? So beginning with zip code 55125,...

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  • I'm looking to begin a marketing campaign in Minnesota but need to know more about the spotify listener count (of non-premium users) and demographics of certain zip codes, is that something that you ...
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Major Flaw in API - POST - /v1/me/player/queue

My Question or IssueI have an application that uses the /v1/me/player/queue API call to add a track to the users queue. This call seems to consistently replace other items in the queue, rather than just adding to the end. It seems to allow 2-3 entrie...

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  • My Question or Issue I have an application that uses the /v1/me/player/queue API call to add a track to the users queue.  This call seems to consistently replace other items in the queue, rathe...
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please remove

i found the mistake, please remove topic

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how to integrate java springboot with spotiify api

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

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Superuser Contribution Test out the new Spotify for Developers

Hey everyone, A new version of the Spotify for Developers website is coming soon! The new site includes a major redesign along with some new features and content. A beta version of the new website is ready for testing and we would love to hear what y...

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  • Hey everyone,   A new version of the Spotify for Developers website is coming soon! The new site includes a major redesign along with some new features and content.   A beta version...
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Links to link.tospotify.com no longer work

For some time around 2020, the Spotify App used links to "link.tospotify.com" instead of the usual URL to "open.spotify.com" including the song/playlist ID when sharing songs or playlists.Recently, I've tried to open one of those links and it seems t...

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  • For some time around 2020, the Spotify App used links to "link.tospotify.com" instead of the usual URL to "open.spotify.com" including the song/playlist ID when sharing songs or playlists. Recently,...
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Play a specific playlist at a certain time on a mobile device

PlanPremiumCountryItaly DeviceiPad ProOperating System(iOS 17.0) My Question or IssueHi, for my Restaurant i would like to launch and play a specific playlist at a given time. For example i would like to play Playlist A at 06.00 am, Playlist B at 11....

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy   Device iPad Pro Operating System (iOS 17.0)   My Question or Issue Hi, for my Restaurant i would like to launch and play a specific playlist at a giv...
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Getting a public Playlist

PlanPremiumCountryDenmarkDeviceWEBMy Question or IssueGreetings. From C# I am searching for public Playlist using https://api.spotify.com/v1/search?q=MTMs+utterly&type=playlistI give my Client Credentials Token in the Header and the call is successfu...

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  • Plan Premium Country Denmark Device WEB My Question or Issue Greetings.   From C# I am searching for public Playlist using  https://api.spotify.com/v1/search?q=MTMs+utterly&t...
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