Spotify Radio

Spotify Radio lets you sit back and listen to the music you love.

Start a Radio station and Spotify will play music based on your original section. The more you personalize the stations to match your tastes, the better they get.

Pick a device below to learn how to create and personalize your own stations.

Desktop

  1. Click Radio.
  2. Click CREATE NEW STATION.
  3. Enter a track, artist, or playlist, then select it to get started.

Tip: You can start Radio stations from any song, album, artist, or playlist. Just right-click, and select Start Song/Album/Artist/Playlist Radio.

Follow a Radio Station

On the Station page, click FOLLOW.

Note: Stations you follow are saved in Your Music, under Stations

Unfollow a Radio Station

On the Station page, hover over FOLLOWING and click UNFOLLOW, or right-click the stations and select Unfollow.

Personalize your stations

Click the thumbs up or thumbs down icons when a track is playing and the station improves to match your tastes. 

WebPlayer

  1. Right-click a song, album, or playlist.
  2. Select Start Radio.

Personalize your stations

Click the thumbs up or thumbs down icons when a track is playing and the station improves to match your taste.



Note
: The Web Player includes a simplified version of the Radio feature. To enjoy it fully, we’d recommend downloading the Spotify app.

iPhone

  1. Tap Radio .
  2. Tap the New Station button.
  3. Enter a track, artist, or playlist in the search box and select it to start playing.
  4. Tap the song you’d like to start with.

Tip: You can also start a Radio station from elsewhere in the app. Just tap  next to any song, album, artist, or playlist, and select Start Radio.

Save a Radio Station

On the Station page, tap FOLLOW.

Note: Stations you follow are saved in Your Library, under Stations

Delete a Radio Station

  1. In Stations, tap Edit in the top-right corner. 
  2. Tap  to the left of the station and tap DELETE

Personalize your stations

  1. Tap the Now Playing bar.
  2. Tap the thumbs up or thumbs down icons when a track is playing and the station improves to match your tastes.
     

iPad

  1. Tap Radio .
  2. Tap the New Station button.
  3. Enter a track, artist, or playlist in the search box and select it to start playing.
  4. Tap the song you’d like to start with.

Tip: You can also start a Radio station from elsewhere in the app. Just tap  next to any song, album, artist, or playlist, and select Start Radio.

Save a Radio Station

On the Station page, tap FOLLOW.

Note: Stations you follow are saved in Your Library, under Stations

Delete a Radio Station

  1. In Stations, tap Edit in the top-right corner. 
  2. Tap  to the left of the station and tap DELETE

Personalize your stations

  1. Tap the Now Playing bar.
  2. Tap the thumbs up or thumbs down icons when a track is playing and the station improves to match your tastes. 

     

Android

  1. Tap Radio 
  2. Tap the New Station button. 
  3. Enter a track, artist, or playlist in the search box and select it to start playing.
  4. Tap the song you’d like to start with. 

Tip: You can also start a Radio station from elsewhere in the app. Just tap  next to any song, album, artist, or playlist (or simply tap and hold the title), and select Go To Song/Album/Artist/Playlist Radio.

Follow a Radio Station

On the Station page, tap FOLLOW.

Note: Stations you follow are saved in Your Library, under Stations

Unfollow a Radio Station

  1. In Stations, tap Edit in the top-right corner. 
  2. Tap  to the left of the station and tap DELETE.

Personalize your stations

  1. Tap the Now Playing bar.
  2. Tap the thumbs up or thumbs down icons when a track is playing and the station improves to match your tastes.