Advanced search

You can find anything on Spotify with Search, but did you know you can refine your searches even further by adding extra terms into the search box?

Search by year

  • year:1969
  • year:1989-2013

Refine your search with AND, OR, and NOT

  • Kyuss AND Green – lists results with keywords 'Kyuss' and 'Green'.
  • Zeppelin OR Floyd -- lists results with keywords 'Zeppelin' or 'Floyd'.
  • Metallica NOT Anger – lists all Metallica tracks except with the word 'Anger'. 
    Tip: Instead of using AND or NOT you can also use a plus sign (+) or a minus sign (-).

Further search options

  • genre: Displays music in the genre matching keyword.
  • label: Displays music released by the label matching keyword.
  • isrc: Displays tracks matching ID number according to the International Standard Recording Code.
  • upc: Displays albums matching ID number according to the Universal Product Code.
  • tag:new - Lists the most recently added albums.

Combine your search options!

  • year:1989-2013 NOT year:1993
  • genre:metal AND year:1932
    Note: This particular example may not yield many results.