Announcements

recommendations and private playlists, HELP!

Reply

recommendations and private playlists, HELP!

Sheinn
Visitor

I want to keep all my playlists private but is this will affect Spotify algorithms in recommendations new songs for me ???

 
2 Replies

Re: recommendations and private playlists, HELP!

neo5ign
Music Fan
No, Spotify knows what music you listen to no matter "where" you listen to it: artists' profiles, albums' section, any private and public playlists including your own ones - everything affects your recommendations.

Re: recommendations and private playlists, HELP!

Alex
Moderator
Moderator

Hey there @Sheinn,


Thanks for reaching out to the Community!

 

You can make all the playlist you create Private. What this means is that other users won't be able to find them through the Search option in the app. More info here.

 

You will still get recommendations by us if you keep listening to music as normal, just make sure the setting Private listening is disabled. If you enable this the algorithm won't collect data on what music you tend to enjoy and won't add new songs to your recommendations. You should also avoid using a VPN.

 

Hope this clears things up 🙂

 

Don't hesitate to give us a shout if you have questions.

AlexModerator
Help others find this answer and click "Accept as Solution".
If you appreciate my answer, maybe give me a Like.
 
“With freedom, flowers, books, and the moon, who could not be perfectly happy?” ― Oscar Wilde
SUGGESTED POSTS