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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
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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
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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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Superuser Contribution Spotify APP on IOS pausing

PlanPremiumCountryUSA Device(iPhone X) I am experiencing an issue where about ten seconds into a song playing the spotify app or web player ( on google chrome) are stopping songs. Trying to restart the app, the song, or switch to a new track does not...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA    Device (iPhone X)   I am experiencing an issue where about ten seconds into a song playing the spotify app or web player ( on google chrome) are sto...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Song won't update on lock screen

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone 12Operating SystemiOS 14.5.1 My Question or IssueSpotify doesn't update the song on the lock screen. It's either frozen to the last song or nothing shows up at all. Most of the time it's from casting to a google home...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone 12 Operating System iOS 14.5.1   My Question or Issue Spotify doesn't update the song on the lock screen. It's either frozen to the last song or ...
  • Ivan
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Superuser Contribution Airplane Mode

HiWhen iOS Airplane Mode is on, pop-up message suggests to switch off Airplane Mode or use Wi-Fi every single time you switch to Spotify. That is quite annoying as a) someone could actually be in an airplane b) people do listen to music during the fl...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi When iOS Airplane Mode is on, pop-up message suggests to switch off Airplane Mode or use Wi-Fi every single time you switch to Spotify. That is quite annoying as a) someone could actually be in a...
  • armanarutyunian
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Superuser Contribution Downloaded Songs stop playing after 10 seconds

PlanPremiumCountryArgentina DeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 14.4Spotify Version 8.6.8.1211My Question or IssueSongs that I have downloaded randomly stop playing after 10 seconds, and I have to reset the app in order to make them work properly. Have...

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  • Plan Premium Country Argentina   Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 14.4 Spotify Version 8.6.8.1211 My Question or Issue Songs that I have downloaded randomly stop playing after 10 ...
  • Alex
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Artists playlists and liked songs

The Artists playlists used to show all the artists for whom you had liked songs. That was changed so it now only shows artists who you are following. OK so I have followed all those artists I want to appear in the Artists' list. Bit of a pain, but no...

  • Roadie
  • The Artists playlists used to show all the artists for whom you had liked songs. That was changed so it now only shows artists who you are following. OK so I have followed all those artists I want to...
  • Alex
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How I set Shuffle as default?

PlanPremiumCountryItalyDeviceiPhone 6/6s/8Operating System(iOS 13/14, Windows 10 CarAudi A3 SP 2014 My Question or IssueI set Repeat/Shuffle as playing mode; when I close the app, or pause the playlist for more than 1 hour, or I shutdown the bluetoot...

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy Device iPhone 6/6s/8 Operating System (iOS 13/14, Windows 10   Car Audi A3 SP 2014   My Question or Issue I set Repeat/Shuffle as playing mode; when ...
  • MateusM
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Superuser Contribution Spotify can't open this type of link on this device

PlanFreeCountryUnited KingdomDevice(iPod Touch 6th Generation)Operating System(iOS 12.4.6)My Question or IssueWhen I press on any song after searching for it, I get the error message 'Spotify can't open this type of link on this device'. I've restart...

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  •   Plan Free Country United Kingdom Device (iPod Touch 6th Generation) Operating System (iOS 12.4.6) My Question or Issue When I press on any song after searching for it, I get the erro...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Connect Bug (Sonos)

PremiumFinland DeviceiPhone 11Operating SystemiOS 14.5 I started noticing this issue a month or two ago when using Spotify connect with my SONOS speakers at home (SONOS One and SONOS Roam). After a few songs the hardware volume buttons do not control...

  • Casual Listener
  • Premium Finland   Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 14.5   I started noticing this issue a month or two ago when using Spotify connect with my SONOS speakers at home (SONOS One ...
  • Eni
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Superuser Contribution Local Files not syncing

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlandsDeviceiPhone 12 pro max, MSI InfiniteOperating SystemiOS 14.5, Windows 10 My Question or IssueMy local files are not syncing to my iOS device. The apps are updated on desktop and mobile, mobile software is updated as well...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Netherlands Device iPhone 12 pro max, MSI Infinite Operating System iOS 14.5, Windows 10   My Question or Issue My local files are not syncing to my iOS device. Th...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Spotify crashes

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceiPhone XOperating SystemiOS 14.3 My Question or IssueHello,Since about three months, my Spotify crashes approximately one or two minutes after opening it. When i restart it, my queue is gone and the song starts playing ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device iPhone X Operating System iOS 14.3   My Question or Issue Hello, Since about three months, my Spotify crashes approximately one or two minutes afte...
  • CarlosE
  • Moderator
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I can’t make siri play my favorite songs playlist

Everytime I ask siri to play my favorite songs playlist, it plays a random spotify playlist that I never listened to or asked for. How do I fix this?

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  • Everytime I ask siri to play my favorite songs playlist, it plays a random spotify playlist that I never listened to or asked for.    How do I fix this?
  • Billy-J
  • Spotify Star
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Superuser Contribution Queue Still Doesn’t Show Last Song

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceiPhone 11Operating SystemiOS 14.5My Question or IssueMy queue continues to not show the last song in it, and instead shows a gap. This queue issue has been “fixed” over and over, but despite deleting the app, restarting my ...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 14.5 My Question or Issue My queue continues to not show the last song in it, and instead shows a gap. This queue issue has bee...
  • Mihail
  • Spotify Legend
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Superuser Contribution Song won’t play on Artist Profiles unless liked

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceiPhone 8 PlusOperating SystemiOS 13.5.1My Question or IssueProblem just started today 18 July 2020. Only liked songs will play when I am on the artist profiles. The problem doesn’t seem to occur when i play the same s...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device iPhone 8 Plus Operating System iOS 13.5.1 My Question or Issue Problem just started today 18 July 2020. Only liked songs will play when I am on the art...
  • Eni
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Superuser Contribution App glitches when playing music from search bar

There is a glitch when trying to play music directly from the search bar. While searching for a song/podcast, I tap on the one I want but the app glitches. If I’m listening to music already, that music will stop and the banner at the bottom (with the...

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  • There is a glitch when trying to play music directly from the search bar.  While searching for a song/podcast, I tap on the one I want but the app glitches. If I’m listening to music already, t...
  • CarlosE
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution New Your Library test (iOS & Android)

Spotify is testing a new version of Your Library in the mobile app with select users. There is currently no way to sign up for this test without being invited, but we thank you for your interest. This thread is your go-to destination for asking quest...

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  • Spotify is testing a new version of Your Library in the mobile app with select users. There is currently no way to sign up for this test without being invited, but we thank you for your interest.&nbs...
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Superuser Contribution Organize by Genre/Artist/Album

Spotify should create a new feature to organize all the music by Genre/Artist/Album, and leave the Playlist as an extra tool to select your favorite songs. Otherwise, for now, we need to create a playlist with the Genre, Into that the Artist and them...

  • Casual Listener
  • Spotify should create a new feature to organize all the music by Genre/Artist/Album, and leave the Playlist as an extra tool to select your favorite songs.   Otherwise, for now, we need to c...
  • Mihail
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Superuser Contribution Sound doesn’t play when I have another media app open.

PlanPremiumCountryUSA Device(iPhone 7 Plus)Operating SystemiOS 14 My Question or IssueSpotify sound is unresponsive if I have another app that plays sound open at the same time. If I’m listening to Spotify and stop it to open up another app such as Y...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   Device (iPhone 7 Plus) Operating System iOS 14   My Question or Issue Spotify sound is unresponsive if I have another app that plays sound open at th...
  • Mihail
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Superuser Contribution Local files doesn’t work anymore (IPHONE)

PlanPremiumDeviceiPhone 12 iOS 14.4.2 Hello, I recently changed my phone from an iPhone 11 to 12. And on my old phone I had the local files from my computer on a playlist and downloaded so they were working online and offline.But now it can’t work on...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Device iPhone 12 iOS 14.4.2   Hello, I recently changed my phone from an iPhone 11 to 12. And on my old phone I had the local files from my computer on a playlist and downloade...
  • Jeremy
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Superuser Contribution Can’t play searched songs in “liked” while connected to Echo dot or nvidia shield from app

PlanPremiumCountryUSA Device(iPhone 11Operating System(iOS 13.6 My Question or Issue:Whenever I’m connected to my Echo dot or Nvidia Shield I can’t play songs that I have searched for in my “liked” songs.

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA   Device (iPhone 11 Operating System (iOS 13.6   My Question or Issue: Whenever I’m connected to my Echo dot or Nvidia Shield I can’t play songs that I h...
  • CarlosE
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Superuser Contribution Apple Watch 4: Suddenly stops streaming, only controls iPhone now

Plan:PremiumCountryUSDeviceApple Watch 4 paired with iPhone 12 pro max: Both latest versions iOSOperating System(iOS 14.4 on phone ) My Question or IssueMy Apple Watch has been streaming Spotify for months now just fine.Yesterday, all of a sudden, it...

  • Music Fan
  • Plan: Premium Country US Device Apple Watch 4 paired with iPhone 12 pro max: Both latest versions iOS Operating System (iOS 14.4 on phone )   My Question or Issue My Apple Watch has be...
  • CarlosE
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  • Apple Watch
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