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Google Home

Voice control your favorite Spotify music with Google Home.

Get started

Link Spotify to Google Home:

  1. Download the Google Home app and open it.
  2. Tap the menu in the top-left corner.
  3. Tap Account preferences, then Linked media accounts.
  4. Select Spotify and tap Link Account, then Log in to Spotify.
    Note: If you don’t already have a Spotify account, you can create one by tapping Sign up to Spotify. After this, you’ll need to start the account link process from the beginning.
  5. Tap OKAY to confirm.

Get playing 

Once you’ve linked your Spotify account to Google Home, you can ask it to play your favorite songs, artists, albums, and playlists by using voice commands.

Just say "OK Google", then...

  • “Play my Discover Weekly on Spotify”.
  • “Turn up the volume on Spotify”.
  • “Play some classical music on Spotify”.
  • “Pause this song on Spotify”.

Check out all the available voice commands on the Google Home support site.

Tip: You can also control the Spotify app on your Android with Google Assistant.

FAQ

Nope! You can make Spotify the default player on your Google home so you don’t have to specify “on Spotify”. Google Home gives you the option to do this when you ask it to play music, simply say “yes” to agree.

You can also make Spotify the default player manually:

  1. In the Google Home app, tap the menu in the top-left corner. 
  2. Tap Music
  3. Select Spotify to set it as the default music player for your Google home. 

You can unlink with these steps:

  1. In the Google Home app, tap the menu in the top-left corner.
  2. Tap Account preferences, then Linked media accounts.
  3. Select Spotify and tap Unlink Account.

Need help?

For help setting up and troubleshooting, check out the Google Home support site.

Check out other articles on our support site for help with your Spotify account and subscriptionlistening offline, or if you can’t play music.