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Friend feed

For: Desktop

Feast your eyes on your friends’ ears! The friend feed shows the listening activity of any friends or public profiles (including brands and celebrities) that you follow.

To show/hide the friend feed:

  1. Click  in the top-right corner and select Settings.
  2. Under Display Options, switch Show friend feed on (green), or off (gray).

Note: Your Spotify desktop window needs to be at least 1190 pixels wide for the friend feed to show. 

Who can see what I’m listening to?

Anyone that follows you can see what you’re listening to. If you'd like to hide your activity, you can turn on Private listening.

Tip: To see who’s following you, click your name in the top right corner of the app and click FOLLOWERS.

How often does the friend feed update?

It’s live! The friend feed updates in real time.