Share music

Calling all tastemakers! We’ve made it easy for you to share songs, albums, artists, and playlists to your social channels and other messaging services direct from the Spotify app.
 
Pick your device below and start spreading the word!

Desktop

  1. Right-click something you'd like to share.
  2. Click Share...
  3. Click the channel you’d like to share to. You’re directed there in your web browser where you can log in.
  4. Add or edit the message if you like, and post!  

Alternatively, click COPY LINK TO CLIPBOARD to paste the link wherever you like. 

Tip: Click URI to copy a code that you can use within the Spotify search bar. You can also copy embed codes with the </> button.

WebPlayer

  1. Right-click something you'd like to share.
  2. Click Copy link.
  3. A direct link is copied to your clipboard so you can paste it wherever you like.

iPhone

On mobile, you can share artists, albums, playlists, and songs with scannable codes! 

Note: Spotify will ask permission to access your phone’s camera for this feature. Learn more about information you share with Spotify

Share music with a Spotify Code 

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Find the scannable code underneath the cover art.

You can either scan from another phone here, or save it to your photos to be scanned later: 

  1. Tap the artwork and select Save to photos to save it in your phone’s photo gallery. Or simply take a screenshot.
  2. Send the photo from your gallery to share the music!

Scan a Spotify Code

  1. In Spotify, tap Search.
  2. Tap the camera icon.
  3. Point your camera at a Spotify Code or, if you saved the code image to your phone’s photo gallery, you can tap SELECT FROM PHOTOS.

Other ways to share

To share the old-school way, just follow these steps:

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Tap Share.
  3. Tap the channels you’d like to share to. Options may include Whatsapp, SMS, Messenger, Facebook, and Twitter.
  4. Or, tap More Options to share with other messaging, social, and file sharing apps available on your phone.
  5. Once in your selected channel, tap SEND or POST.

That’s it! The content and message is posted to your selected channel.
 
You can also choose Copy Link, in the Share options. A direct link is copied to your clipboard, so you can paste it wherever you like.

iPad

On mobile, you can share artists, albums, playlists, and songs with scannable codes! 

Note: Spotify will ask permission to access your phone’s camera for this feature. Learn more about information you share with Spotify

Share music with a Spotify Code

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Find the scannable code underneath the cover art.

You can either scan from another phone here, or save it to your photos to be scanned later: 

  1. Tap the artwork and select Save to photos to save it in your phone’s photo gallery. Or simply take a screenshot.
  2. Send the photo from your gallery to share the music!

Scan a Spotify Code

  1. In Spotify, tap Search.
  2. Tap the camera icon.
  3. Point your camera at a Spotify Code or, if you saved the code image to your phone’s photo gallery, you can tap SELECT FROM PHOTOS.

Other ways to share

To share the old-school way, just follow these steps:

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Tap Share.
  3. Tap the channels you’d like to share to. Options may include Whatsapp, SMS, Messenger, Facebook, and Twitter.
  4. Or, tap More Options to share with other messaging, social, and file sharing apps available on your phone.
  5. Once in your selected channel, tap SEND or POST.

That’s it! The content and message is posted to your selected channel.
 
You can also choose Copy Link, in the Share options. A direct link is copied to your clipboard, so you can paste it wherever you like.

Android

On mobile, you can share artists, albums, playlists, and songs with scannable codes! 

Note: Spotify will ask permission to access your phone’s camera for this feature. Learn more about information you share with Spotify

Share music with a Spotify Code 

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Find the scannable code underneath the cover art.

You can either scan from another phone here, or save it to your photos to be scanned later: 

  1. Tap the artwork and select Save to photos to save it in your phone’s photo gallery. Or simply take a screenshot.
  2. Send the photo from your gallery to share the music!

Scan a Spotify Code

  1. In Spotify, tap Search.
  2. Tap the camera icon.
  3. Point your camera at a Spotify Code or, if you saved the code image to your phone’s photo gallery, you can tap SELECT FROM PHOTOS.

Other ways to share

To share the old-school way, just follow these steps:

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share. Or, just tap and hold until the options pop up.
  2. Tap Share.
  3. Tap Post To… and edit the message if you like.
  4. Tap the channels you’d like to share to. Options include Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr.
    Or, tap More Options to share with other messaging, social, and file sharing apps available on your phone.
    Note: You’re directed to link your social accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr with Spotify if you’ve not already done so.
  5. Tap POST.

That’s it! The content and message is automatically posted to your selected channel.
 
Alternatively, tap Share > Send To… to send something to an individual with any messaging, social, or file sharing apps available on your phone.
 
You can also choose Copy Link, in the Share options. A direct link is copied to your clipboard, so you can paste it wherever you like.