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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 ...

  • Community Legend
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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  • 124 replies
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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
  • Casual Listener
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution How to use Apple Watch Spotify App using Data, not using iPhone

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceAPPLE WATCH 6 LTEOperating SystemWATCH OS 7 My Question or IssueHi I have read about new functionality which allows the apple watch to play Spotify using data alone, so you don't need to bring an iPhone around when listening...

  • Visitor
  •   Plan Premium Country UK Device APPLE WATCH 6 LTE Operating System WATCH OS 7   My Question or Issue Hi    I have read about new functionality which allows the apple...
  • Jeremy
  • Spotify
  • 464 Views
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Superuser Contribution Unable to find podcasts on my iPhone nor my Desktop

PlanPremiumCountryEgyptDevice(iPhone 11)Operating System(iOS 14.2) My Question or IssueI am unable to find podcasts on my iPhone app nor on my desktop, how to solve that issue?

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country Egypt Device (iPhone 11) Operating System (iOS 14.2)   My Question or Issue I am unable to find podcasts on my iPhone app nor on my desktop, how to solve that issu...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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Superuser Contribution Bad quality of songs in car using bluetooth

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDeviceiPhone 11 Pro MaxOperating SystemiOS 14.1 My Question or IssueThere is a problem with listening songs using iOS version of Spotify in my car by bluetooth, song quality is very very bad, it looks like there is problem wit...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device iPhone 11 Pro Max Operating System iOS 14.1   My Question or Issue There is a problem with listening songs using iOS version of Spotify in my car by ...
  • -dis4ngw9_nge
  • Newbie
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Superuser Contribution Auto play not working

PlanPremium Duo CountryUSA Device(iPhone Xr & IPhone 6s)Operating System(iOS 14.3 & 13.7 respectively) My Question or IssueAutoplay has stopped working when the end of an album or song has been reached. I can get it to work again by turning off auto ...

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  •   Plan Premium Duo  Country USA  Device (iPhone Xr & IPhone 6s) Operating System (iOS 14.3 & 13.7 respectively)   My Question or Issue Autoplay has stopped work...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
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Superuser Contribution Automatically switching to other playlist after play 2-3 songs

PlanPremiumCountryThailandDeviceAll platformOperating System(iOS, Windows 10) My Question or IssueToday, I got a problem about playing music during 2-3 song, the spotify stop current song and switch to other playlist by automatically, not command by ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Thailand Device All platform Operating System (iOS, Windows 10)   My Question or Issue Today, I got a problem about playing music during 2-3 song, the spotify stop...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
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Superuser Contribution Spotify stop playing song by itself

when I start song on spotify it was stop playing by itself about 3-4 song or 30 sec I try to restart app,delete app, change all setting that was about background information,wifi or cellular and battery not in a low. I can’t find a way out who can fi...

  • Newbie
  • when I start song on spotify it was stop playing by itself about 3-4 song or 30 sec I try to restart app,delete app, change all setting that was about background information,wifi or cellular and batt...
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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  • 1 replies
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Superuser Contribution Release Radar does not update on Windows

PlanPremiumCountryLithuaniaDeviceDELLOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueAnother Friday morning and when I switch from my mobile to desktop, my sound is not plating. I check my release radar and the album cover is updated to show the top a...

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  • Plan Premium Country Lithuania Device DELL Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Another Friday morning and when I switch from my mobile to desktop, my sound is not platin...
  • songsome
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Downloaded playlists and albums gone

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueFor the one millionth time are my downloads of the playlists and albums gone ! The playlists ...

  • 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 For the...
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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  • 8 replies
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Superuser Contribution Syncing issue with Spotify Group Session

PlanPremium DuoCountryUSADeviceiPhone XS MaxOperating SystemiOS 14.3 My Question or IssueGreetings,Recently, I've been having severe syncing issues with Spotify Group Session which never happened before.Upon starting, one device (person who created t...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Duo Country USA Device iPhone XS Max Operating System iOS 14.3   My Question or Issue Greetings, Recently, I've been having severe syncing issues with Spotify Group Sessi...
  • CarlosE
  • Moderator
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  • 5 replies
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Superuser Contribution AirPods Connection Reliability Problems

PlanPremium (Student)CountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone SE (M/N: NLY32LL/A), AirPods 1st and 2nd GenerationOperating SystemiOS 12.3 (Build: 16F5129d) My Question or IssueWhen listening from Spotify, AirPods consistently cut out and back in on the music...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium (Student) Country United States Device iPhone SE (M/N: NLY32LL/A), AirPods 1st and 2nd Generation Operating System iOS 12.3 (Build: 16F5129d)   My Question or Iss...
  • Eni
  • Moderator
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Superuser Contribution Gapless Playback not working on my playlist on iPhone, but works on desktop

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone 11 Operating SystemiOS 14.3 My Question or IssueWhen I'm playing music on my iPhone I'm trying to make my songs transition into each other seamlessly, but it won't work on my iPhone. I've enabled gapless pl...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country United States Device iPhone 11  Operating System iOS 14.3   My Question or Issue When I'm playing music on my iPhone I'm trying to make my songs transition in...
  • CarlosE
  • Moderator
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    gapless playback
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Superuser Contribution Advertisement after every song

I am on a free plan and as I start playing music Spotify advises me to watch a advertisement video for 30 minutes of uninterrupted listening. I gladly watch this advertisement which goes on for more than 30 seconds and then hope that I do not hear an...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am on a free plan and as I start playing music Spotify advises me to watch a advertisement video for 30 minutes of uninterrupted listening. I gladly watch this  advertisement which goes on for...
  • Jeremy
  • Spotify
  • 4532 Views
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Superuser Contribution ALL podcasts are gone?

PremiumUSAiPhone 11iOS 14 I just logged onto my app and ALL podcasts have disappeared. I do mean all. I subscribe to fairly large podcasts like The Daily, FiveThirtyEight, etc - so I know they are not removed. I've updated the app, downloaded and re-...

  • Visitor
  •   Premium USA iPhone 11 iOS 14   I just logged onto my app and ALL podcasts have disappeared. I do mean all. I subscribe to fairly large podcasts like The Daily, FiveThirtyEig...
  • Jeremy
  • Spotify
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  • 7 replies
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  • Podcasts
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Random Playing isn't that Random

Random feature seems to be playing mostly the same songs, wth? For me it's a specific problem, because I add a lot of songs to a playlist then start listening and deleting what I don't want to keep. But how can I do this when a lot of songs are almos...

  • Roadie
  • Random feature seems to be playing mostly the same songs, wth?  For me it's a specific problem, because I add a lot of songs to a playlist then start listening and deleting what I don't want to...
  • spotfyisgarbag1
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Solved!! Uncluttering Playlist Section

Like many I have too many playlists. I don't want to delete any of them, but is there a way to hide them from your playlist section? And I don't mean the "Make Playlist Secret" option, I mean hiding it from your actual library so you don't have to pa...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Like many I have too many playlists. I don't want to delete any of them, but is there a way to hide them from your playlist section? And I don't mean the "Make Playlist Secret" option, I mean...
  • Emilia_8
  • Spotify Star
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    Unclutter
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Superuser Contribution liked songs by artists option on desktop

I love the mobile feature of seeing liked songs on artists pages and WISH this feature ran on desktop too ! It would make finding their songs so much easier than sorting liked songs by artist finding it etc which is clunky and takes ages !!!!Hope oth...

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  • I love the mobile feature of seeing liked songs on artists pages and WISH this feature ran on desktop too !  It would make finding their songs so much easier than sorting liked songs by artist ...
  • CarlosE
  • Moderator
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Superuser Contribution Cannot Turn Off Shuffle Play (Not Showing On “Now Playing”)

PlanFree/PremiumCountryU.S.ADeviceiPhone SE 2020Operating SystemiOS 14.3??? My Question or IssueWhen I am on my playlist I can’t play the specific songs I want where on my friends phone which is the EXACT same type (iPhone SE 2020) he can play whatev...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country U.S.A Device iPhone SE 2020 Operating System iOS 14.3???   My Question or Issue When I am on my playlist I can’t play the specific songs I want where on my fr...
  • Jeremy
  • Spotify
  • 298 Views
  • 1 replies
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Superuser Contribution Group Session playing different songs??

PlanPremium DuoCountryUSADeviceiPhone 8 PlusOperating SystemiOS 14 My Question or IssueSorry if my tags and layout are weird, first time posting on here haha. I've been using the Group Session feature with my boyfriend a lot since we can't always be ...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Duo Country USA Device iPhone 8 Plus Operating System iOS 14   My Question or Issue Sorry if my tags and layout are weird, first time posting on here haha. I've been using...
  • hellodrenick
  • Regular
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In app Notifications ANNOYING!

Dear Spotify Team, If I open my Spotify (Premium) I always get fronted with a notification "Spotify Is now available as widget". I click "OK" I open my playlist, go back to start. Again, the exact same notification "Spotify Is now available as widget...

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  • Casual Listener
  • Dear Spotify Team,    If I open my Spotify (Premium) I always get fronted with a notification "Spotify Is now available as widget". I click "OK"   I open my playlist, go back to st...
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Superuser Contribution Video on Apple TV, Samsung TV, Xbox one

PlanPremiumCountryNL DeviceApple TVSamsung TVXbox One My Question or Issue I have the Spotify app on my Apple TV, on my Samsung TV and my XBox. Please tell me how I can watch my favorite video (podcast) on my TV like I used to for many years through ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country NL   Device Apple TV Samsung TV Xbox One   My Question or Issue   I have the Spotify app on my Apple TV, on my Samsung TV and my XBox. Please tell me h...
  • Fralala
  • Casual Listener
  • 428 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 4 likes
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    Samsung tv
    video
    xbox
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