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Can't play songs from searched artists. iOS 14.4.2

Can't play songs from searched artists. iOS 14.4.2



New Zealand



iPhone SE

Operating System

iOS 14.4.2


Hi there,

I'm having an issue where I can't play songs from any artist in the search tab. When clicking on a song, it will not queue or play the song. If another song is playing from a playlist, it will immediately cancel that song and stop playing. I've recorded this in a video (too big to upload here).


My only workaround currently is to like the song I want to play and then play it from liked songs in 'your library' tab. Any help appreciated.


Edit: I have already tried all the troubleshooting steps in this post. My version of Spotify on iOS is

1 Reply

Thanks for reaching out. I would recommend trying the clean reinstallation again, you can do so here


This may also be a problem with your device. If you haven’t already, I would recommend checking storage and clearing any unnecessary space. Restarting your device may also help.


If this problem persists, I would try contacting Spotify so they can have a better look.

I hope this helps!

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