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Lyrics not showing

Plan Premium Country Canada Device iPhone XR Operating System iOS 15.0.2 Spotify 8.6.80.1180 My Question or Issue Apparently everyone in the world got the lyrics with the update. Expect me. How do I fix this ? Or rather how will YOU fix this ?! Empti...

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  • frankiaro
  • Newbie
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Downloading music on Apple Watch

Hey folks!Here's a few tips & tricks to share about downloading music from Spotify on your Apple Watch! - If you're looking to get started, check this out! Not seeing the 'Download to Apple Watch'-button yet? Make sure your Spotify app is up-to-date ...

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  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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Solved!! I have a different interface compared to my friends

Plan Premium Country Hong Kong Device iPhone XS Operating System iOS 13.1.3 My Question or Issue I have just start using Spotify and I realise my interface in artists is different from those of my friends. My friends have the number of liked songs un...

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  • n0hero
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Solved!! Transfer Local Files from iPhone to Computer

PlanPremiumCountryUSDevice(iPhone 12, iPhone X)Operating System(iOS 14.6) My Question or IssueI recently factory reset my computer and totally forgot to back up my local files music and I wanted to know if there was any way at all to get my local fil...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country US Device (iPhone 12, iPhone X) Operating System (iOS 14.6)   My Question or Issue I recently factory reset my computer and totally forgot to back up my local fil...
  • AeroZ
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Superuser Contribution Can't log in on the app.

PlanFreeCountryUnited KingdomDeviceiPhone 5cOperating SystemiOS 10.3.3 My Question or IssueMy Spotify started playing random songs in the middle of my playlist, and when i searched why it said I'd probably been hacked, so I changed the password and c...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country United Kingdom Device iPhone 5c Operating System iOS 10.3.3   My Question or Issue My Spotify started playing random songs in the middle of my playlist, and when i se...
  • Alex
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Solved!! What is this icon?

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  
  • mojodrone
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Superuser Contribution Spotify randomly playing

PlanPremiumCountryAmericaDeviceiPhone XROperating SystemiOS 14 My Question or IssueLately, my Spotify playlists have been playing randomly even when I have the app closed. When I try to pause it, it just keeps playing after a brief pause. Thank you f...

  • Visitor
  •   Plan Premium Country America Device iPhone XR Operating System iOS 14   My Question or Issue Lately, my Spotify playlists have been playing randomly even when I have the app cl...
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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How can I ensure Premium is accessible across all our devices including iPhones and Mac ?

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  
  • Simbo2016
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Superuser Contribution Impossible to connect to Spotify

Hello, I've a Premium account and try to connect to Spotify on an iPhone 5c (iOS 10.3.3). When I try to log in I get an error message : "An error happend. try again later".I've tried multiple times, same message.I tried to connect on other devices, t...

  • Visitor
  • Hello,   I've a Premium account and try to connect to Spotify on an iPhone 5c (iOS 10.3.3).   When I try to log in I get an error message : "An error happend. try again later". I've tr...
  • CarlosE
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Superuser Contribution Adding/removing artists on Stations app

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 14.6 My Question or IssueIs there really a limit to the number of artists you can add to an individual station on the Spotify Stations ap? And how can I delete an artist from a station?

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  • Plan Free Country United States Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 14.6   My Question or Issue Is there really a limit to the number of artists you can add to an individual station o...
  • Ivan
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Superuser Contribution Playlist not saving added songs

PlanPremiumCountryMéxicoDeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 14.6 So, I created a new playlist with the songs that I previously downloaded and I was not connected to wifi and spotify was not using cellular data. Later I turned data on for spotify to add...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country México Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 14.6     So, I created a new playlist with the songs that I previously downloaded and I was not connected to wifi ...
  • Novy
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Superuser Contribution Landscape orientation bug on iPhone 12 mini

 PlanPremium FamilyCountryUSADeviceiPhone 12 miniOperating SystemiOS 14.6 My Question or IssueGoing from any app (or the homescreen) in landscape orientation and then switching back to spotify messes up the view by adding vertical black bars on both ...

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  •   Plan Premium Family Country USA Device iPhone 12 mini Operating System iOS 14.6   My Question or Issue Going from any app (or the homescreen) in landscape orientation and then switc...
  • Jeremy
  • Spotify
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Superuser Contribution Volume Spotify Connect iOS

IPhone 12 Pro14.6Spotify Premium When I stream music from my iPhone through Spotify Connect to my Bluesound Powernode 2i and adjust the volume, this is working fine. Every time I want to turn the volume down, it goes all the way down at once. So ther...

  • Casual Listener
  • IPhone 12 Pro 14.6 Spotify Premium    When I stream music from my iPhone through Spotify Connect to my Bluesound Powernode 2i and adjust the volume, this is working fine. Every time I w...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution I'm trying to download my local tracks from my computer to my phone

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone 11Operating Systemios 14.6 My Question or IssueHi! So earlier I downloaded some tracks to spotify from my computer, and I've been trying to get them onto my phone. I turned on local audio files on my phone, so it can...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone 11 Operating System ios 14.6   My Question or Issue Hi! So earlier I downloaded some tracks to spotify from my computer, and I've been trying to ...
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Premium not playing on my iPod Touch

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDevice7th Generation iPod TouchOperating SystemiOS 14.6 My Question or IssueI've been using my iPod touch for at least a year to play music through Spotify and I haven't had any problems until recently. A couple of week...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country United States Device 7th Generation iPod Touch Operating System iOS 14.6   My Question or Issue I've been using my iPod touch for at least a year to play music thr...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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    Spotify Premium
    Spotify Premium doesn't work
    won't play
    Won't work
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[iOS] Listen Offline On watchOS Not Working

We have been paying for a "Premium Family" account for well over a year now and as per the 5/24 post, "Listen offline" is now generally available. We are using the newest Apple Series 6 watch running the latest watchOS 7.5 paired with the latest Appl...

  • Casual Listener
  • We have been paying for a "Premium Family" account for well over a year now and as per the 5/24 post, "Listen offline" is now generally available.   We are using the newest Apple Series 6 watc...
  • coleman99ph
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Superuser Contribution Jump backward 15 seconds on lock screen

On Spotify Free, from US. I'm using an iPhone 8 on iOS 14.6 Whenever I'm biking I like to listen to some of your longer podcasts. My phone is positioned to where I can access it. When I miss an important part and want to replay it I attempt to use th...

  • Casual Listener
  • On Spotify Free, from US.  I'm using an iPhone 8 on iOS 14.6   Whenever I'm biking I like to listen to some of your longer podcasts.  My phone is positioned to where I can ...
  • Eni
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Superuser Contribution Local File Syncing Problem

PlanPremium (United States)United States Device2019 Macbook Pro to iPhone SEMacbook: Big Sur 11.4, iPhone IOS 14.6(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) I am trying to move local files I have on my computer to my phone but under the local files part...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium (United States) United States   Device 2019 Macbook Pro to iPhone SE Macbook: Big Sur 11.4, iPhone IOS 14.6 (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   I am trying ...
  • delixir
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Where is music from one artist?

PlanPremiumCountryMother Russia DeviceiPhone 6Operating SystemiOS 14.2 My Question or IssueI can’t find where I can listen all music from one performer. I go to the artist's page, and there popular tracks, realises, albums, similar artists and other,...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Mother Russia  Device iPhone 6 Operating System iOS 14.2   My Question or Issue I can’t find where I can listen all music from one performer. I go t...
  • Mario
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Superuser Contribution As a premium user, how do i download music to an iWatch?

I have a series 3 GPS only iWatch bought for the purposes of trackin activity, and music from spotify premium. I have installed the spotify app on it, but i cant see the option to transfer or download music to it to use while out and specifically not...

  • Regular
  • I have a series 3 GPS only iWatch bought for the purposes of trackin activity, and music from spotify premium.  I have installed the spotify app on it, but i cant see the option to transfer or d...
  • Mario
  • Spotify Legend
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Superuser Contribution Shuffle Sucks

Shuffle will repeat a song 3 times during at 30 minute drive from my playlist of 1,000+ songs. Why would this ever be the case? I should be able to listen for 63h1m with no repeats! This is incredibly frustrating. I just made a 20 hour drive across t...

  • Newbie
  • Shuffle will repeat a song 3 times during at 30 minute drive from my playlist of 1,000+ songs. Why would this ever be the case? I should be able to listen for 63h1m with no repeats!   This is ...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Can’t delete playlist

I am going through all of my playlists and I’m trying to delete it but I can’t. It will let me do everything but delete them. And by do everything but delete I mean it lets me:Add/remove songsDownload the playlistEdits playlistAdd/remove from profile...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am going through all of my playlists and I’m trying to delete it but I can’t. It will let me do everything but delete them.  And by do everything but delete I mean it lets me: Add/remov...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Do you hate Spotify too?

I am mostly a Mac user, and Spotify has been terrible — it's not just their fugly UI upgrade, but it's that they have not been supporting the Mac platform well. Apple released a new architecture that is much more efficient six months ago. All compani...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am mostly a Mac user, and Spotify has been terrible — it's not just their fugly UI upgrade, but it's that they have not been supporting the Mac platform well.   Apple released a new architec...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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