Stream Spotify using Airplay

Spotify can be used with AirPlay on iOS devices (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad) and Mac OS X Mountain Lion (10.8 and above).

Mac

iPhone

iPad

  1. Connect your computer to the same WiFi as your AirPlay device (AirPort Express, Apple TV, etc.).
  2. Hold down Alt Apple option key on your keyboard.
  3. Click the speaker icon in your menu bar.
  4. Select the Airplay device (in this case Apple TV).
    AirPlay
  1. Connect your iPhone to the same WiFi as your AirPlay device (AirPort Express, Apple TV etc).
  2. Open Spotify and log in.
  3. Play a track.
  4. Tap the play bar at the bottom to bring up the now playing page.
    Spotify iPhone AirPlay
  5. Select the output device, in this example Boxee.
    Spotify iPhone AirPlay
  6. Beautiful music will now flow through your speakers.

If you don't see any airplay icon on the now playing page:

  1. Disconnect your device from WiFi.
  2. Connect the device to the WiFi again.
  3. Double-click the Home button.
  4. Slide left twice and you should see the AirPlay icon Spotify iPhone AirPlay next to the volume bar.
  5. Wait a moment and the airplay should appear.
  1. Connect your iPad to the same WiFi as your AirPlay device (AirPort Express, Apple TV etc).
  2. Open Spotify and log in.
  3. Play a track.
  4. Tap the play bar at the bottom to bring up the now playing page.
  5. Select the output device.
  6. Beautiful music will now flow through your speakers.

If you don't see any airplay icon on the now playing page:

  1. Disconnect your device from WiFi.
  2. Connect the device to the WiFi again.
  3. Double-click the Home button.
  4. Slide left twice and you should see the AirPlay icon next to the volume bar.
  5. Wait a moment and the airplay should appear.