Help Wizard

Step 1

NEXT STEP

FAQs

Please see below the most popular frequently asked questions.

Loading article...

Loading faqs...

VIEW ALL

Ongoing Issues

Please see below the current ongoing issues which are under investigation.

Loading issue...

Loading ongoing issues...

VIEW ALL

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
  • cfjedimaster
  • Casual Listener
  • 22858 Views
  • 147 replies
  • 20 likes
  • 22858 Views
  • 147 replies
  • 20 likes

Listen to music without premium

Hello, good evening, day or afternoon, today I come to report an error in the application that allows you to listen to music without internet without having to be premium to inform you that I use the Official application From Google play and I am not...

  • Newbie
  • Hello, good evening, day or afternoon, today I come to report an error in the application that allows you to listen to music without internet without having to be premium to inform you that I use the...
  • 104 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Possible Bug
    s
  • 104 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Query

Hi:How can you check which artists have Santiago (CL) as the city with the most listeners. For example, Michael Jackson, Isao Tomita, The Alan Parsons Project have Santiago (Chile) as the city with the most listeners. Is there a way to make a query t...

  • Visitor
  • Hi: How can you check which artists have Santiago (CL) as the city with the most listeners. For example, Michael Jackson, Isao Tomita, The Alan Parsons Project have Santiago (Chile) as the city with...
  • 89 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Question
  • 89 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

[BUG]: API Pagination next cursor and totals are wrong

Dear Support,there's an ongoing issue for a really long time, people keep reporting this and you guys close those as fixed every time (I saw many archive topics about this), but this is still a huge bug and issue. Take a look at the attached screensh...

  • Newbie
  • Dear Support, there's an ongoing issue for a really long time, people keep reporting this and you guys close those as fixed every time (I saw many archive topics about this), but this is still a hug...
  • 111 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • api
    bug
    pagination
    totals
  • 111 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

Request for Quota Extension and Clarification on Spotify App

Dear Spotify Team,I hope this message finds you well. I am writing on behalf of the FaucetSounds developer regarding my recent submission for a quota extension, which was not approved. We greatly appreciate your feedback and would like to address the...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...pp-remote-control" "playlist-read-private" "playlist-modify-private" "playlist-modify-public" Spotify APIs or SDK Used: Create Playlist Update Playlist Add Track In Playlist Remove Track F...
  • dyl_nm
  • Regular
  • 293 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Discussion
    Feature Request
    Possible Bug
    Question
  • 293 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Rejected Quota extension request due to commercial use plan, please clarify

Hi there, My app got rejected by the spotify team because "The Spotify Platform can not be used to develop commercial SDAs". However my application is a a non streaming SDA, and in the developer terms (section IV, 3, b)  it states that non streaming ...

Screenshot 2024-06-10 at 07.12.45.png
  • Casual Listener
  • Hi there,    My app got rejected by the spotify team because "The Spotify Platform can not be used to develop commercial SDAs". However my application is a a non streaming SDA, and in the...
  • dyl_nm
  • Regular
  • 182 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Possible Bug
    Quota Extension
  • 182 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

401 on Get Current User's Profile

PlanFree/PremiumCountryNLUsing UiPath Studio My Question or IssueI want to use Get Current User's Profile. I have obtained a token with the right scopes: accesstokenfromPreviousstepcontents:"{\"access_token\":\"BQBRbiggest part deletedOb0uX2NdEFSXYUx...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country NL Using UiPath Studio   My Question or Issue I want to use Get Current User's Profile.  I have obtained a token with the right scopes:   acc...
  • Cololo
  • Visitor
  • 194 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes
  • API Question
    feature requests
  • 194 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes

me/tracks consistently returns 502 for user with many liked songs

Hi, I have a user using my app who has about 48000 liked songs. When I try to make a call to https://api.spotify.com/v1/me/tracks?offset=0&limit=1 on behalf of the user, i.e., retrieving the latest liked song for the user, I consistently get 502 retu...

  • Gig Goer
  • Hi, I have a user using my app who has about 48000 liked songs. When I try to make a call to  https://api.spotify.com/v1/me/tracks?offset=0&limit=1 on behalf of the user, i.e., retrieving th...
  • Morganic1
  • Gig Goer
  • 3171 Views
  • 17 replies
  • 7 likes
  • Possible Bug
  • 3171 Views
  • 17 replies
  • 7 likes

AI and Spotify API

Hello everyone, I'm currently working on a project that involves utilizing the Spotify API and an AI model. I want to clarify upfront that the training data for my AI model has no direct association with Spotify's content.Here's the gist of it: I'll ...

  • Newbie
  •   Hello everyone,   I'm currently working on a project that involves utilizing the Spotify API and an AI model. I want to clarify upfront that the training data for my AI model...
  • 139 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • AI
    Developer Terms of Service
    machine learning
    ML models
    models
    spotify api
  • 139 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! App store listing

Is it mandatory to approve the app with Spotify before listing it in an app store, or can you list the app whenever it's ready and Spotify approval is only required for the increased quota?

  • Regular
  • Is it mandatory to approve the app with Spotify before listing it in an app store, or can you list the app whenever it's ready and Spotify approval is only required for the increased quota?
  • Nimrod2
  • Regular
  • 169 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Question
    Quota Extension
  • 169 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Techniques for deduplicating tracks

Each time a track is released (or rereleased), it creates a new track ID. This presents issues for my application, where it would be more convenient to have ID for the recording. Do you guys have any tips to help identify which tracks are really the ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Each time a track is released (or rereleased), it creates a new track ID. This presents issues for my application, where it would be more convenient to have ID for the recording. Do you guys have any...
  • Naianasha
  • Roadie
  • 361 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Discussion
  • 361 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes

The songs themselves move on to the next track without finishing playing the previous one

PlanFree/PremiumCountryPoland DeviceiPhone 12Operating SystemiOS 17.5.1 My Question or IssueThe songs themselves move on to the next track without finishing playing the previous one. I listened with headphones.

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free/Premium Country Poland  Device iPhone 12 Operating System iOS 17.5.1   My Question or Issue The songs themselves move on to the next track without finishing playing the ...
  • 98 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Possible Bug
  • 98 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! Trouble with Create Playlist

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceNodeOperating SystemMacosMy Question or IssueToday I set off to build a Spotify app. Everything was going swimmingly till I hit the createPlaylist endpoint. I can log in and retrieve an access token, from there I am able to ...

  • Newbie
  • ...sers/${userId}/playlists`; console.log(url); const headers = { Authorization: `Bearer ${accessToken}`, 'Content-Type': 'application/json' }; const data = { name: playlistName, public: "f...
  • litvakle
  • Casual Listener
  • 245 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Create Playlist API
  • 245 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Getting wrong redirect uri

Hello,I'm implementing my first app using web player sdk docs, I have set in my app http://localhost:3001/spotify/auth/callbackas redirect url, saved the configuration, but after performing login (with facebook for example) then I get INVALID_CLIENT:...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello, I'm implementing my first app using web player sdk docs, I have set in my app  http://localhost:3001/spotify/auth/callback as redirect url, saved the configuration, but after ...
  • falconea
  • Casual Listener
  • 175 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • web player sdk
  • 175 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Player API with SONOS

PlanPremiumCountrySEDeviceCustom Arduino over HTTPS My Question or IssueHi! I built a custom arduino device using the /player API to change tracks on Spotify Connect speakers at home. It's works great with the exception of any SONOS device. I am stil...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country SE Device Custom Arduino over HTTPS   My Question or Issue Hi! I built a custom arduino device using the /player API to change tracks on Spotify Connect speakers at ...
  • 126 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Question
  • 126 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

App Review

I've submitted an app for review on March 25th 2024 and it's under review. I don't know why it's taking to long review the app. May I know the reason why it's taking this much time to review and when will the review be completed ??

  • Regular
  • I've submitted an app for review on March 25th 2024 and it's under review. I don't know why it's taking to long review the app. May I know the reason why it's taking this much time to review and when...
  • 121 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • App Review
  • 121 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

App

I have an app I'm getting created and I'm trying to see the best way to put Spotify in for my user to listen to music? Can anyone help?

  • Casual Listener
  •   I have an app I'm getting created and I'm trying to see the best way to put Spotify in for my user to listen to music? Can anyone help?  
  • 111 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • App that lets user listen to music
  • 111 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Question regarding my Playlist project

Hi,First of all, I would like to apologize if my question has already been answered, and extend a thank you to the devs for making this such a cool platform to build within.I am beginning my work on a Playlist building application, it is simple, and ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi, First of all, I would like to apologize if my question has already been answered, and extend a thank you to the devs for making this such a cool platform to build within. I am beginning my ...
  • Ximzend
  • Roadie
  • 194 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Question
  • 194 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes

search api not working for episodes

I want to get the id of a podcast episode whose name I know with Python, but when I search with the API, the item parameter returns empty. When I do this for tracks or artists, it works perfectly. Also, yes, I have the access token.

  • Casual Listener
  • I want to get the id of a podcast episode whose name I know with Python, but when I search with the API, the item parameter returns empty. When I do this for tracks or artists, it works perfectly. Al...
  • LaCollision
  • Newbie
  • 311 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes
  • "api"
    "search"
    episode
    Podcast API
    Podcast Episodes
  • 311 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes