Android TV

You can play your favorite Spotify music on your Android TV using the Spotify phone app or Android TV remote.

Get started

Note: Spotify requires Android TV version 5.0 and above.

On your TV, download Spotify from the Google Play store for Android TV Apps:

  1. From the Home screen, scroll down to the Apps row.
  2. Find and select the Google Play store.
  3. Use the Search bar, or browse using Categories (Music & Audio) to locate Spotify.
  4. Select it to install and log in one of these three ways to play.

Use Spotify Connect to play from the app on your mobile, tablet, or desktop:  

  1. Make sure your device is connected to the same WiFi network as your TV. Open Spotify.
  2. Play a song and tap Devices Available (mobile) or click  (desktop).
  3. Select your TV from the device picker and start listening.
  1. Open the Spotify app on your Android TV. 
  2. Select LOG IN.
  4. Enter your Spotify email address and password.

Note: If you usually log in to Spotify with Facebook, use Spotify Connect or a log in with a pin instead.

  1. Open the Spotify app on your Android TV.
  2. Select LOG IN.
  3. Select LOG IN WITH PIN.
  4. On your phone or computer, go to and enter the pin you see on your TV screen. 

Tip: If you don’t yet have an account, you can create one when you open the app. Just select SIGN UP FOR FREE.

Check out more ways to play Spotify on your TV.  

Need help?

For help setting up and troubleshooting, check out the Android TV support page.

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

Android TV is a trademark of Google Inc. or its affiliates.

Last updated: 24 October, 2018