Who can see my playlists?

Whether you’re proud or shy, you can make your playlists public for anyone on Spotify to find, or private for your eyes and ears only.

Pick your device below to learn how to adjust your playlist privacy settings.

Note: Private playlists may still be accessible to anyone you’ve shared the link with. For more information about sharing music, check this out.

Desktop

Make all new playlists public by default

  1. Click  in the top-right corner and select Settings.
  2. Scroll down to Social and switch Automatically make new playlists public on (green).

Make specific playlists public or private

  1. Right-click any playlist you’ve created.
  2. Select Make Public or Make Secret.

WebPlayer

Make all new playlists public by default

To make all new playlists public by default, select the appropriate setting on your desktop app (see desktop instructions).

Make specific playlists public or private

  1. Right-click any playlist you’ve created.
  2. Select Make Public or Make Secret.

iPhone

Make all new playlists public by default

To make all new playlists public by default, select the appropriate setting on your desktop app (see desktop instructions).

Make specific playlists public or private

  1. Select a playlist you’ve created.
  2. Tap  in the top-right corner.
  3. Select Make Public or Make Secret.

iPad

Make all new playlists public by default

To make all new playlists public by default, select the appropriate setting on your desktop app (see desktop instructions).

Make specific playlists public or private 

  1. Select a playlist you’ve created.
  2. Tap  in the top-right corner.
     
  3. Select Make Public or Make Secret.

Android

Make all new playlists public by default

To make all new playlists public by default, select the appropriate setting on your desktop app (see desktop instructions).

Make specific playlists public or private

  1. Select a playlist you’ve created.
  2. Tap  in the top-right corner.
  3. Select Make Public or Make Secret.