Share music, podcasts, and videos

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

Pick your device below and start spreading the word!

Desktop

  1. Tap  on something you'd like to share. Alternatively, simply right-click it.
  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!

You can also:

  • Click COPY LINK TO CLIPBOARD to paste the link wherever you like.
  • Click URI to copy a code that you can use within the Spotify search bar.
  • Copy embed codes with the </> button.

WebPlayer

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

iPhone

Share music with a Spotify Code

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

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share.
  2. Find the scannable code underneath the cover art.
  3. Share it one of these two ways:
  • Have your friend scan (see below) the code with their phone.
  • Tap the artwork, select SAVE TO PHOTOS and send it to your friend from your photo gallery. They just have to scan (see below) to listen.

To download a high resolution spotify code, go to spotifycodes.com

Scan a Spotify Code

To play a track from a Spotify code:

  1. Tap Search  in the menu at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap the camera .
  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 it old-school, 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, e.g. Whatsapp, SMS, Messenger, Facebook, and Twitter. Tap More to share with any other messaging or file sharing apps available on your phone.
    Or, choose Copy Link to paste a link wherever you like.

iPad

  1. Tap on what you’d like to share.
  2. Tap Share.
  3. Tap the channels you’d like to share to, e.g. Whatsapp, SMS, Messenger, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Tap More to share with any other messaging or file sharing apps available on your phone.
    Or, choose Copy Link to paste a link wherever you like.

Android

Share with a Spotify Code

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

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share. Or, tap and hold until the options pop up.
  2. Find the scannable code underneath the cover art.
  3. Share it one of these two ways:
  • Have your friend scan (see below) the code with their phone.
  • Take a screenshot and send it to your friend from your photo gallery. They just have to scan (see below) to listen.

To download a high resolution spotify code, go to spotifycodes.com

Scan a Spotify Code

  1. Tap Search  in the menu at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap the camera .  
  3. Tap SCAN and 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 it old-school, just follow these steps:

  1. Tap  on what you’d like to share. Or, tap and hold until the options pop up.
  2. Tap Share.
  3. Tap the channels you’d like to share to, e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Messenger, WhatsApp, SMS, etc. Tap More to share with any other messaging or file sharing apps available on your phone.
    Or, choose Copy Link to paste a link wherever you like.