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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...

  • Newbie
  • n0hero
  • Casual Listener
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Iphone playing moving album cover

There are some songs on my phone that I play but they have a moving picture when it’s playing. How do I turn it off? It is VERY distracting when I drive. Also there doesn’t seem to be a like or dislike button on thhose moving songs? If i dont like th...

  • Newbie
  • There are some songs on my phone that I play but they have a moving picture when it’s playing. How do I turn it off? It is VERY distracting when I drive. Also there doesn’t seem to be a like or disli...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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  • Album Cover
    Mobile
    moving image
    Music
    Music And Album Experience
    songs
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Offline mode Catch 22

My Question or Issue OK. I get now that this is a “personal” streaming service and I won’t be able to stream to 2 devices at the same time even with premium. So how do I go offline on my iPad to listen to downloaded content while not interrupting my ...

  • Casual Listener
  •     My Question or Issue  OK. I get now that this is a “personal” streaming service and I won’t be able to stream to 2 devices at the same time even with premium. So how do I go off...
  • Loxer
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Why does spotify think heavy rotation is a good idea?

PlanPremiumCountry USADeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 10 My Question or Issue Why doesn't Spotify do away with heavy rotation?

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  • Plan Premium Country  USA Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue  Why doesn't Spotify do away with heavy rotation?
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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Song Not Downloaded message on iOS but can play on PC

PlanFamily PremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceiPhone 6s, Dell LaptopOperating SystemiOS 12.1.2; Windows 10 pro My Question or Issue A lot of songs (90% of a 200 song playlist) are greyed out on my phone. I know that sometimes an artist or label removes son...

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  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Family Premium Country Australia Device iPhone 6s, Dell Laptop Operating System iOS 12.1.2; Windows 10 pro  My Question or Issue   A lot of songs (90% of a 200 song playlist)...
  • thinkOfaNumber
  • Casual Listener
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Premium don’t play song issue

When I wasn’t using Spotify premium, I had songs I didn’t like so I put them on do not play (on my phone). They play on my computer (which I don’t care about, this is not an issue), but when I switched to premium I decided I did like these songs and ...

  • Newbie
  • When I wasn’t using Spotify premium, I had songs I didn’t like so I put them on do not play (on my phone). They play on my computer (which I don’t care about, this is not an issue), but when I switch...
  • Jarivveldhuizen
  • Newbie
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Can't listen to certain artists

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States DeviceiPhone 7 PlusOperating SystemiOS 12.1.3 My Question or IssueI'm suddenly having an issue, which has persisted for roughly 24 hours now, where I am unable to listen to a certain artist, blackbear, from my iPhone. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United States  Device iPhone 7 Plus Operating System iOS 12.1.3   My Question or Issue I'm suddenly having an issue, which has persisted for roughly 24 hours ...
  • reptons
  • Casual Listener
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Only plays part of a song before skipping to the next one

PlanPremiumCountry USADeviceiphoneXOperating System(iOS 10 My Question or IssueWhen I am listening to any playlist in Spotify, it won't play any song in its entirety before skipping to the next. This is extremely frustrating. I have rebooted the phon...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country  USA Device iphoneX Operating System (iOS 10   My Question or Issue When I am listening to any playlist in Spotify, it won't play any song in its entirety bef...
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Playlist Folders Taken Away on iPhone

PlanFreeCountry USADevice(iPhone SE)Operating System(iOS 12.1) My Question or IssueSeveral months ago I noticed that the playlist folders I created weren’t showing on my phone anymore. I’ve wanted to fix it but been putting it off. My playlists are s...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free Country  USA Device (iPhone SE) Operating System (iOS 12.1)   My Question or Issue Several months ago I noticed that the playlist folders I created weren’t showing on my...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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    playlist folder
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Solved!! Keep having to restart app

PlanPremiumCountry UKDeviceiPhone 7Operating SystemiOS 12.1.3My Question or Issueusing Spotify version 8.4.89.675. The app keeps freezing when I pause a song. So I’m listening to a song, and then have to pause it for whatever reason and then when I c...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country  UK Device iPhone 7 Operating System iOS 12.1.3 My Question or Issue using Spotify version 8.4.89.675.  The app keeps freezing when I pause a song. So I’m lis...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution No more space at my library. With premium account

Hi!I'm trying to as new albums and songs soy my Spotify premium account, and doesn't let me. It's says that I have to many songs, and I have to delete albums or songs. Why is that? It's supposed to create as much albums or songs I want isn't?

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi! I'm trying to as new albums and songs soy my Spotify premium account, and doesn't let me. It's says that I have to many songs, and I have to delete albums or songs. Why is that? It's supposed to...
  • Peter
  • Spotify Legend
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    library
    space
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Complete discography won’t display?!?

Premium member with iPhone- i noticed a recent annoying change that I hope someone can help. I use to be able to view the entire Grateful Dead discography on my phone. Now it won’t pass studio sessions. It just ends there and there is a substantial a...

  • Casual Listener
  • Premium member with iPhone-   i noticed a recent annoying change that I hope someone can help.  I use to be able to view the entire Grateful Dead discography on my phone.  Now it won...
  • Dp1974
  • Casual Listener
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plays only a part

https://www.files-conversion.com/file-convert/result/baeca8c1_6fe2_4398_a43f_e2994edde7b6.mp4 Plan: free Country: United States Device(iPhone 6)Operating System(iOS 10) My Question or Issue plays only a portion the song

  • Newbie
  • https://www.files-conversion.com/file-convert/result/baeca8c1_6fe2_4398_a43f_e2994edde7b6.mp4   Plan: free   Country: United States    Device (iPhone 6) Operating System ...
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    iPhone 6s
    not working
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Solved!! Cannot log-in on iPhone app

Need help! I cannot log in on iPhone X, newest Spotify, Premium Fanily user... have deleted & reinstalled reset password logged in on computerbut still won’t let me login on iPhone app Please help! PlanPremium FamilyCountry USADeviceiPhone XOperating...

  • Casual Listener
  • Need help! I cannot log in on iPhone X, newest Spotify, Premium Fanily user...   have deleted & reinstalled  reset password  logged in on computer but still won’t let me login...
  • sfc123
  • Casual Listener
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Synch offline music

PlanPremiumDeviceiPhone XOperating SystemNewest iOS Okay so for me synching files from my Win pc is like the worst experience ever.Last time i quit spotify in 2016 was cause of this problems. So here is my problem again: Spotify just wont synch my fi...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Device iPhone X Operating System Newest iOS     Okay so for me synching files from my Win pc is like the worst experience ever. Last time i quit spotify in 2016 was ca...
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Keep getting logged out of iPhone app

I’m a premium user and quite frequently I get logged out of my iPhone App, login always works first time, just a pain to keep doing it.PlanPremiumCountry EnglandDeviceiPhone XSOperating SystemiOS 10 My Question or Issue

  • Newbie
  • I’m a premium user and quite frequently I get logged out of my iPhone App, login always works first time, just a pain to keep doing it. Plan Premium Country  England Device iPhone XS Oper...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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Like and dislike buttons

i have premium but i am still unable to like and dislike songs when listening to anything except discover weekly

  • Newbie
  • i have premium but i am still unable to like and dislike songs when listening to anything except discover weekly 
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
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Removing 'Top Podcasts' from home screen

Plan PremiumCountry AustraliaDevice iPhone 8Operating System iOS 12 I've noticed that I've now got a 'Your Top Podcasts' section on my home screen: I don't actually listen to podcasts regularly, but I did have a play around with it and listed to a fe...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 12   I've noticed that I've now got a 'Your Top Podcasts' section on my home screen:  I don't actually listen to pod...
  • rjc_spot
  • Casual Listener
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Usb audio not wortking Chevrolet Spark

Hello there, first post here I I recently have a problem which involves Spotify not able to play any songs (downloaded or not) onto my car (Chevrolet Spark 2015) with my iPhone 7, i used to connect it and it showed as an iPod About 1 week ago I was p...

  • Newbie
  • Hello there, first post here  I I recently have a problem which involves Spotify not able to play any songs (downloaded or not) onto my car (Chevrolet Spark 2015) with my iPhone 7, i used to co...
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iPhone app making my phone sound distorted?

PlanPremiumCountryUnited Kingdom Device(iPhone 6s Plus )Operating Systemios 12.1.3 My Question or IssueSince 2 days ago, i have noticed that when i pause a song on spotify, the sounds from my iphone (keyboard and camera shutter) sound distorted? The ...

  • Music Fan
  •   Plan Premium Country United Kingdom  Device (iPhone 6s Plus ) Operating System ios 12.1.3   My Question or Issue Since 2 days ago, i have noticed that when i pause a song ...
  • ninashasha
  • Music Fan
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Windows app changes iPhone system volume without being connected

PlanPremiumCountry IrelandDeviceiPhone 8/Dell Inspiron LaptopOperating SystemiOS12/Windows 10 My Question or Issue I have been having an issue recently, every time I change the Spotify in-app volume on my windows machine, it changes the system-wide v...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country  Ireland Device iPhone 8/Dell Inspiron Laptop Operating System iOS12/Windows 10   My Question or Issue  I have been having an issue recently, every time ...
  • ConorKeane
  • Casual Listener
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    spotify connect
    volume
    Windows 10
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