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Changing the heart button to a plus

Hey there, We wanted to let you know that our design team is currently testing a new layout for the button responsible for adding items to Your Library and your playlists on iOS. The team is exploring revamping the look and some of the functions of t...

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Feedback on sharing the "Your Top Songs 2022" playlist

Hey there, Thanks for continuing to help us improve the Wrapped experience every year by sharing your valuable feedback. Let's get this thread going by posting your constructive feedback on the sharing of the "Your Top Songs 2022" playlist. This'll d...

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If your Wrapped is not appearing, check out this thread.

Hey there, We're receiving reports that Wrapped 2022 isn't appearing for some users. This can be due to one of the following reasons: Wrapped is not accessible in all regions due to varying criteria. Not all user accounts are eligible for the Wrapped...

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Your 2022 Wrapped feedback thread

Hey there, Glad to see you here. This means you're about to take your time and post the most valuable content of all - feedback from our users. If your Wrapped is not appearing, check out this thread. For all other feedback, post in the thread here. ...

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Deprecating Preview clips

Hi everyone, The Song Previews of playlists, albums, artist, track pages and Liked Songs were recently deprecated. Preview clips will still be available on any assisted curation and the Add songs feature under Liked Songs and playlists. Your construc...

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  • tariqmehmood321
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Superuser Contribution Lost podcast progress

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicesiPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy S8, MacBook ProOperating SystemiOS 12.3, Android 9.0, macOS 10.14 My Question or IssuePausing a podcast for more than a few minutes before resuming causes the progress to be lost and the podcast to...

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  • ...ew minutes before resuming causes the progress to be lost and the podcast to start over. Podcasts tend to be long and episodic in nature and losing progress is an impediment to listening with Spotify....
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[All Platforms][Podcasts] Lagebesprechung Podcast

The podcast „Lagebesprechung“ is made by Ein Prozent e.V., a society investigated by the German Verfassungsschutz (the „secret service“ to protect the constitution against threads).It calls itself „patriotic“, but it's part of the far right movement ...

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  • The podcast „Lagebesprechung“ is made by Ein Prozent e.V., a society investigated by the German Verfassungsschutz (the „secret service“ to protect the constitution against threads). It calls itself ...
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Superuser Contribution [Android][Podcasts] Can't unfollow a podcast

I can't unfollow a podcast I'm following on mobile ver. I've checked help forums and it seems it's also not possible on desktop. I can view the podcast's list of episodes and select and play individual episodes, but no matter where I click I can't pu...

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  • I can't unfollow a podcast I'm following on mobile ver. I've checked help forums and it seems it's also not possible on desktop. I can view the podcast's list of episodes and select and play individu...
  • SamIam
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Superuser Contribution Podcasts are not available in Moldova

Hello, I am using Spotify Premium Duo from the Republic of Moldova and the podcast section is not available in my country. I reached the Spotify support team and they told me that this might be because of my location. Well, this is not an acceptable ...

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  • ...old me that this might be because of my location. Well, this is not an acceptable answer because as a premium user I want to be able to have access to Podcasts as any other user from the entire world.&n...
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Superuser Contribution [iOS][Podcasts] Make it possible to disable the “Next from: Episodes” feature

Please make it possible to disable the “Next from: Episodes” feature im sure some folks love it but I find it very broken1. it often includes episodes already listened to or already in my queue2. it seems to randomly pull in recent episodes rather th...

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  • Please make it possible to disable the “Next from: Episodes” feature    im sure some folks love it but I find it very broken 1. it often includes episodes already listened to or already ...
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Superuser Contribution [iOS][Podcasts] Keep accidentally listening to podcasts in reverse.

I keep listening to podcasts backwards by mistake. Specifically those short series ones. Eg: WeCrashed. When I clicked on it to first start listening I just clicked the top one, without realising that it was the last one. Then carried on down the lis...

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  • I keep listening to podcasts backwards by mistake. Specifically those short series ones. Eg: WeCrashed. When I clicked on it to first start listening I just clicked the top one, without realising t...
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Superuser Contribution [Community][Podcasts] how to remove unwant content and podcast episodes from my start page

I have found that Spotify Podcast/music suggestions "for Me" are not what I would like to listen to and have 5 ways to listen, save, share, download and add to a playlist But nothing to say I am not interested in this podcast and its opinions which t...

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  • ...am not interested in this podcast and its opinions  which then give a uneven appoach to content as the unwanted content doesn't get religated to a lower place and  that podcasts that I am i...
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[Mobile][Podcasts] New location of downloads defeats purpose of downloading podcasts

Ever since the creation of the “my episodes” option where all downloaded podcasts go, it has been incredibly difficult to access downloaded podcasts when there is weak or no signal (which is the primary need for the downloaded podcasts). Is there a w...

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  • Ever since the creation of the “my episodes” option where all downloaded podcasts go, it has been incredibly difficult to access downloaded podcasts when there is weak or no signal (which is the p...
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[Desktop][Podcasts] Bug - list of episodes on Podcast

when I am playing music, and I click on a podcast icon, the podcast episodes shows up, but the date order is random. i have to click out and back in to get the correct date order. No idea how to report bugs, so I post here.

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  • when I am playing music, and I click on a podcast icon, the podcast episodes shows up, but the date order is random. i have to click out and back in to get the correct date order. No idea how to repo...
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Superuser Contribution [Mobile][Podcasts] Unlink Podcast “Your Episodes” and Downloads

Hey,With one of the recent updated, downloaded podcast episodes automatically appear in the “Your Episodes” playlist. This is fine (I admittedly don’t care for this feature, as it takes up more space on the screen, but I can see how it can be useful....

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  • Hey, With one of the recent updated, downloaded podcast episodes automatically appear in the “Your Episodes” playlist. This is fine (I admittedly don’t care for this feature, as it takes up more spa...
  • Jeremy
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[iOS][Podcasts] Very early/late notifications for new episodes of JRE.

I follow the JRE podcast and get notifications of new episodes, but almost every time I get a notification, the episode is not there or has been there for days. I got a notification for #1613 with Ari Shaffir about 20 hours ago, yet the episode has N...

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  • I follow the JRE podcast and get notifications of new episodes, but almost every time I get a notification, the episode is not there or has been there for days. I got a notification for #1613 with Ar...
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[Desktop][Podcasts] Spotify podcasts very glitchy

I have been using spotify on my windows 10 laptop for over a year and had no issues with music playback at all. i have recently switched to spotify to watch the JRE podcast but I am finding this very poor. The video display is terrible and constantly...

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  • ...ny solutions to how this can be improved on my end would be appreciatead. I feel the spotify application is not desinged to be capeable of handling such large video files as well as the audio files. Podcasts...
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[All Platforms][Podcasts] More transparency about ads

You keep denying that Spotify run their own ads on podcasts which I am very suspicious of that to begin with. We need more transpenrancy about where the ads are coming from (endorsed and read by content creator or if they use a third-party advertisem...

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  • You keep denying that Spotify run their own ads on podcasts which I am very suspicious of that to begin with.  We need more transpenrancy about where the ads are coming from (endorsed and r...
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[All Platforms][Podcasts] Explicit content filter should filter podcast episodes marked as explicit

In the Your Daily Drive playlist, Spotify plays a mixture of music tracks and news podcasts it thinks I will enjoy.However, the Betoota Daily News Bulletin is a satirical news show with explicit content in every episode that is not being filtered fro...

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  • In the Your Daily Drive playlist, Spotify plays a mixture of music tracks and news podcasts it thinks I will enjoy. However, the Betoota Daily News Bulletin is a satirical news show with explicit c...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution [desktop] Podcast - show newly added Episodes feed

Hello, I am heavy podcast listener, as many of the Spotify users.I do not find Podcasts experience as good on the Desktop app as in the mobile app version (android).I would appreciate newly added Episodes feed as it is in Android application.This is ...

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  • Hello, I am heavy podcast listener, as many of the Spotify users. I do not find Podcasts experience as good on the Desktop app as in the mobile app version (android). I would appreciate newly a...
  • Jeremy
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[Android][Podcasts] Podcast is not updating on spotify app but will on other apps

"Get some with Gary owen" has stopped updating on spotify, but is updating with new episodes in other podcasts apps. Curious why this is?

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  • "Get some with Gary owen" has stopped updating on spotify, but is updating with new episodes in other podcasts apps. Curious why this is? 
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Please Add a Separate Section For Podcasts

My Question or Issue I really miss the way spotify was set up over a year ago. I was happy with the approaches that the app took to helping me find new music and listen to my favorites while keeping track of new stuff I was listening to (i.e. extensi...

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  • ...o be towards podcasts. I rarely listen to podcasts. I don't look for new podcasts or tap on one based off of it's name or if it's presented to me. The shift towards podcasts has been aggressive, e...
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Older Unplayed Episodes Not Listed in Library > Podcast > Episodes

Plan: FreeCountry: USADevice: iPhone 6sOperating System: iOS 10 13.7 My Question or Issue:I recently started following some new podcasts. I have never listened to any of their episodes. When I went into My Library > Podcasts > Episodes, not all the E...

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  • Plan:  Free Country:  USA Device:  iPhone 6s Operating System:  iOS 10 13.7   My Question or Issue: I recently started following some new podcasts. I have never l...
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Superuser Contribution Episodes from Podcasts Disappeared from Playlists and Shown Unplayed when Searched

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone XR, Macbook Pro 2015Operating SystemiOS 13.5.1 My Question or IssueLast night I added some episodes from a podcast (~20) into some of my playlists, but the next day, they disappeared from my playlists. When I search ...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone XR, Macbook Pro 2015 Operating System iOS 13.5.1   My Question or Issue Last night I added some episodes from a podcast (~20) into some of my pla...
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