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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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API connector to a webApp

Hello there! I want to build a Spotify ads connector for some users in my company.Where they will connect to their Spotify User from my system I will pull all the relevant metrics for them. My question is - Do I need any kind of permission to do that...

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  • Hello there! I want to build a Spotify ads connector for some users in my company. Where they will connect to their Spotify User from my system I will pull all the relevant metrics for them. ...
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Create pre-save on website

My Question or IssueHi! I'm creating this post because I am wondering if anyone has ever created a pre-save on an artists website (or a website at all actually). I work with digital marketing and it's very important that I am able to track everything...

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  • My Question or Issue Hi!   I'm creating this post because I am wondering if anyone has ever created a pre-save on an artists website (or a website at all actually).     I work wi...
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Authentication not working in a live server | Django, Spotipy

I am using Django and when I run a local server at localhost:8000, this piece of code works as intended: spotipy.Spotify( auth_manager=SpotifyOAuth( redirect_uri=config["REDIRECT_URI"], client_id=config["SPOTIPY_CLIENT_ID"], client_secret=config["SPO...

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  • ...odify playlist-modify-private playlist-modify-public", cache_handler=spotipy.DjangoSessionCacheHandler(request), ) ).current_user()  It redirects me to http://l...
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Solved!! player transfer to Echo-Dot-Groups failing

I can use the /v1/me/player/devices endpoint to get the IDs of all my groups, including the echo dots. It is noteable that the IDs look very different. While the spotify computer/tablet/phone apps generate a hex-number, the Alexa Dots generate a GUID...

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  • I can use the /v1/me/player/devices endpoint to get the IDs of all my groups, including the echo dots. It is noteable that the IDs look very different. While the spotify computer/tablet/phone ap...
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Removing Certain Tracks not Working

PlanPremiumCountryUSA My Question or IssueWhen using the Spotify API (specifically, through Spotipy), certain requests to remove tracks don't work. 95% of them do. I am in fact sending the linked_from uri when appropriate. The tracks that don't remov...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   My Question or Issue When using the Spotify API (specifically, through Spotipy), certain requests to remove tracks don't work. 95% of them do.    I a...
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No active device when there is clearly music running

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceEcho devicesOperating SystemAPI My Question or IssueI send a play command to the API. I give spotify the playlist, the offset and the device. Spotify starts the playlist on the desired offset on the designated device (e...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Germany Device Echo devices Operating System API   My Question or Issue I send a play command to the API. I give spotify the playlist, the offset and the d...
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when song finishes playing in a playlist, the next song is not part of it

when i tap a playlist, a song from the playlist will play but then when it finishes playing that first song, the next song is always a song not part of the playlist.

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  • when i tap a playlist, a song from the playlist will play but then when it finishes playing that first song, the next song is always a song not part of the playlist.
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User profile does not show more than 40 public playlists

PlanFree/Premium Device(Mac mini 2018, iPhone 11)Operating System(macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.3.1) Hi there,there seems to an issue with the public playlists in a users profile. Steps to reproduce:* create more than 40 playlists and publish them* go t...

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  • Plan Free/Premium   Device (Mac mini 2018, iPhone 11) Operating System (macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.3.1)   Hi there, there seems to an issue with the public playlists in a users p...
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Hello! I work for the JP Peterson Show and we wanted to get more clientele.

Hello! I work for the JP Peterson Show and we wanted to get more clientele. If people search for podcasts about Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning, FSU UF, Miami, USF,UCF football we need our podcasts to come up as relevant and be suggested. It doesn’t show...

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  • Hello! I work for the JP Peterson Show and we wanted to get more clientele. If people search for podcasts about Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning, FSU UF, Miami, USF,UCF football we need our podcasts to co...
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Search previously played song by lyric

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDevice/sAllOperating SystemAll My Question or IssueI would like to enhance the lyrics match search feature by having a filter that searches through lyrics of only songs that I have previously played. For this Lyrics Match f...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Australia Device/s All Operating System All   My Question or Issue I would like to enhance the lyrics match search feature by having a filter that searches...
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En mi biblioteca ya no me aparece ninguna playlist y tampoco me aparece el

En mi biblioteca todas mis playlist ya no aparecen y mi plan premium tampoco me aparece activo y unas horas antes me hicieron el cobro del plan

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  • En mi biblioteca todas mis playlist ya no aparecen y mi plan premium tampoco me aparece activo y unas horas antes me hicieron el cobro del plan
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Superuser Contribution UPC not returned in /albums/{id} API request

Hello,Recently the albums UPC code is not being returned in https://api.spotify.com/v1/albums/{id} requests.It was working in the past, but has stopped. I've tried various albums, and various market (via query parameter) and all of them return album ...

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  • Hello, Recently the albums UPC code is not being returned in https://api.spotify.com/v1/albums/{id} requests. It was working in the past, but has stopped. I've tried various albums, a...
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Superuser Contribution New Bug: Top Artists follower count is broken

Hello everyone, I have just noticed a bug with the /v1/me/top/artists endpoint. As of yesterday (March 1, 2023), the endpoint no longer returns the correct follower count for each artist in the response. Instead, the follower object inside each artis...

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  • Hello everyone,   I have just noticed a bug with the /v1/me/top/artists endpoint. As of yesterday (March 1, 2023), the endpoint no longer returns the correct follower count for each artist in ...
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Possible to Create Dashboard for Band?

Hi -- my sister's a band signed under Red Light Management. I'm building her a dashboard to collate all of her streaming data & financial data into one spot so she doesn't have to go several different apps and gets the full picture of her business & ...

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  • Hi --  my sister's a band signed under Red Light Management. I'm building her a dashboard to collate all of her streaming data & financial data into one spot so she doesn't have to go severa...
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Solved!! Getting 500 error status when request Playback state

Lately I've been getting an error 500 when requesting the Playback state (endpoint: /v1/me/player - GET) just after transferring to Amazon Alexa Echo devices through the API:500One thing I've noticed is that whenever I transfer devices through a Spot...

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  • Lately I've been getting an error 500 when requesting the Playback state (endpoint: /v1/me/player - GET) just after transferring to Amazon Alexa Echo devices through the API: 500 One thing I'...
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Problems with "Get Followed Artists" API getting next batch

Hi,I am running a Spotify service for many years but recently the "/v1/me/following" is not working correctly.The endpoints retrieves a list of artists that the user is following with a maximum limit of 50. With a cursor id the the next 50 can be ret...

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  • Hi, I am running a Spotify service for many years but recently the "/v1/me/following" is not working correctly. The endpoints retrieves a list of artists that the user is following with a maximum l...
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nueva funcion

Dispositivo(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro finales de 2016)Sistema operativo(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10, etc.) Buen dia, pense en una nueva función para escuchar a 2 artistas.Si bien esta la función de radio...lo que planteo es tener l...

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  • Dispositivo (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro finales de 2016) Sistema operativo (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10, etc.)   Buen dia, pense en una nueva función para escuchar a 2 art...
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Is this against the Terms of Service

Hi! Spotify Team. I’m developing an app that show Spotify’s weekly charts on my phone.Is it against the Terms of Service to publish the code of developed apps in books or blogs?I read Spotify Developer Terms. But I could not understand it. Thanks! Fr...

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  • Hi! Spotify Team.   I’m developing an app that show Spotify’s weekly charts on my phone. Is it against the Terms of Service to publish the code of developed apps in books or blogs? I read Sp...
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Would this be a streaming SDA: Using music track's URL to open Spotify

Would this be considered a streaming SDA: 1. Use the Spotify APIs in an app so that user can search for a song.2. Embed the song's URL to a html page whether on web/mobile app.3. If user clicks on the song's url it opens the Spotify app and plays the...

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  • Would this be considered a streaming SDA:   1. Use the Spotify APIs in an app so that user can search for a song. 2. Embed the song's URL to a html page whether on web/mobile app. 3. If user...
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Solved!! Fetching user's top songs returns error code 500

Hi, I'm all new to the spotify api and this might be just a misunderstanding of mine on how to use the api.My goal is to sync one of my playlists to 'my top tracks this month' section in my profile which is only visible to me. For that, I've created ...

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  • Hi, I'm all new to the spotify api and this might be just a misunderstanding of mine on how to use the api. My goal is to sync one of my playlists to 'my top tracks this month' section in my profile...
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