Family Mix

For: Premium Family

The Family Mix playlist combines music that all members of a Family plan listen to.

It comes preloaded with genres, artists, and songs you’ve each played on your own, and updates the more you play.

Note: Your profile picture shows next to songs generated by your listening. Only people in your plan can see this.

Join or leave Family Mix

You need to join Family Mix for your music to feature in it.

If you leave, your songs are removed.

Log into your Family page to join or leave

Play Family Mix

There are a few ways to find and play Family Mix:

  • Find it in Home Home icon under Made For You
  • Search for Family Mix
  • If you have a voice controlled speaker, ask to play Family Mix.

Note: If you’re new to Spotify, Family Mix needs to get to know you first. Find your songs in it after around 2 weeks of listening.

Change the mood

For: Mobile

Tune the mix to the taste of particular Family members. Tap Vertical 3 dots icon (Android) / Horizontal 3 dots icon (iPhone) at the top of your mix, then tap Manage Users.

You can also tune it to your mood:

  • Tap CHILL Chill mix icon for an easy listening and laidback tempo. Tap again to return to the standard mix.
  • Tap UPBEAT Upbeat Mix icon to increase the tempo of the mix. Tap again to return to the standard mix.

Download Family Mix

Family Mix updates regularly to stay fresh, so you can’t download it. But you can add all songs to a playlist, then download that playlist:

  1. At the top of the mix, tap Vertical 3 dots icon (Android) / Horizontal 3 dots icon (iPhone).
  2. Tap Add to playlist.
  3. Tap NEW PLAYLIST and name it, or add songs to an existing playlist.
  4. Download that playlist.

Remove explicit songs

Note: This setting is only on mobile, but applies to all devices.

  1. At the top of the mix, tap Vertical 3 dots icon (Android) / Horizontal 3 dots icon (iPhone).
  2. Tap Remove your explicit songs.

This only removes the explicit songs based on your music taste.

Your explicit songs are removed for other people on the plan when the mix next updates for them.

Last updated: 8 April, 2022

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