Listen to Spotify

Listen to millions of songs on-demand with Spotify, available on your PlayStation®4 system, PlayStation®3 system, and Xperia™ devices. Play any song, anytime.

Stream Spotify and Play

On your PS4™ console, use background listening to soundtrack select games (not available using PlayStation™Now or using Remote Play).

Never Pause Your Game

Control the music on your PS4™ and PS3™ on mobile or tablet with Spotify Connect.*

Spotify, available on PlayStation™Music

You can use Spotify to listen to any song, album or playlist on demand or upgrade to Premium and enjoy ad-free music with high quality audio.

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Getting Started

Getting started with Spotify is easy:

Console

  1. On your PS4 console, click on the PlayStation Music icon on your content launcher. On your PS3 console, click on the music icon on the XMB™.
  2. Follow the prompts to download the Spotify app.
  3. Open the Spotify app.
  4. Follow the prompts to log in or create a new account, then link your Spotify account to your account on PlayStation Network**.
  5. Enjoy Spotify playlists and features just as you would on any other device with Spotify.

Don’t have a Spotify account yet? Don’t worry, you can create a Spotify® account on your PlayStation® console.

Xperia

  1. Download or update the Spotify app from Google Play.
  2. Open the Spotify app.
  3. Follow the prompts to log in or create a new account, then to link your Spotify account to your account on PlayStation Network**.
  4. Enjoy Spotify playlists and features just as you would on any other device with Spotify.

Don’t have a Spotify account yet? Don’t worry, you can create a Spotify® account on your Xperia™ device.

Note - if you are already signed in to Spotify on your Xperia, you won’t be prompted to link accounts until you sign out from the Spotify app.

Music Unlimited Subscriber?

Get two months free trial of Spotify Premium for a limited time. Link your account on PlayStation Network** with your Spotify account and check out offers.

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New to Spotify Premium?

Special offers to try Spotify Premium free are available to current Music Unlimited subscribers and new Spotify Premium users for a limited time. Link your account on PlayStation Network** with your Spotify account and check out offers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Spotify now available on PlayStation™Music: Overview

I’ve heard Spotify® is now available on PlayStation™Music. Tell me more.

PlayStation®and Spotify® have joined forces to provide the best possible music streaming experience for our audience of gaming and entertainment enthusiasts. With Spotify® now available on PlayStation Music, you can enjoy Spotify® on your PlayStation®4 system, PlayStation®3 system, and your Xperia™ mobile phone* and tablet*.

What’s special about Spotify® being available on PlayStation™Music?

You can listen to streaming music with Spotify® on your PS4™ and PS3™ system. You can even listen to Spotify® on select PS4™ games while gaming (not available in PlayStation™Now or while using Remote Play). Plus, Spotify® Connect acts as a remote control that allowing you to control playback on your PS4™ console from a separate mobile phone or tablet, so you can control playback on your PS4™ without pausing your game. (Spotify Free and Premium users can use Spotify Connect to control PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 using Android devices 2.4.0 and later and iOS devices 2.7.0 and later).

It’s great that Spotify is now available on PlayStation™Music. How do I get it?

On a PS4™ or PS3™ console, access the Spotify app from PlayStation™Music. On Xperia™ mobile phone and tablet, download or update the Spotify app from Google Play Store. For seamless sign in, link your Spotify account to your account on PlayStation™Network**. For information on getting started linking accounts, visit www.playstationmusic.com/spotify.

On what devices is Spotify® available on PlayStation™Music?

Spotify® is available on PlayStation™Music on your PS4™ system, PS3™ system, and Xperia™ mobile phone* and tablet*.

Where is Spotify® available on PlayStation™Music?

Spotify® is now available on PlayStation™Music in Andorra, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria (English only), Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark (English only), Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (English and Traditional Chinese only), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, Netherlands, Norway (English only), Peru, Poland, Portugal (English only), Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan***, Turkey, UK and USA.

How much does Spotify® cost on PlayStation™Music?

Spotify® is available for free***. You can upgrade to Spotify Premium to enjoy your music without ads and in high quality audio, and you can enjoy offline music on mobile. Special offers to try Spotify® Premium for free are available for new Spotify Premium customers. Unless cancelled before the trial ends, it will convert into a full-paying subscription, and you will be charged the applicable monthly fee as per the terms and conditions. Costs for Spotify® Premium vary from region to region due to different currency rates. To find the rate for your country/region, follow the “upgrade” path on your PS4™, PS3™, or Xperia™ device*.

* Download or update the Spotify app from Google Play Store
** your PlayStation Network account
*** Spotify Free is not available on Xperia™ in Taiwan

Music Unlimited

I’m a Music Unlimited customer; what does this mean for me?

You can no longer use Music Unlimited, but now that Spotify® is available on PlayStation™Music, Music Unlimited subscribers can take advantage of special offers to try Spotify® Premium for free. Music Unlimited subscriptions will not automatically transition into a Spotify® Premium account on PlayStation®3 console, PlayStation® 4 console and Xperia devices.

What happened to my Music Unlimited playlists and the content in my Library?

You no longer have access to your playlists and the content in your library, as Music Unlimited is no longer available. Your playlists and the content in your Library such as songs and albums will not transfer over to Spotify®. You can listen to playlists in your Spotify® account.

What if I use Music Unlimited on my PlayStation®3 system, PlayStation®4 system, or Xperia?

Music Unlimited is no longer available. However, Spotify® is now available on PlayStation™Music on PS4™, PS3™, and Xperia™ mobile phone* and tablet*. For seamless sign in, link your Spotify account to your account on PlayStation™Network**. You can link your accounts through your PS4™, PS3™, and Xperia™ mobile phone* and tablet*, or on web or mobile at www.playstationmusic.com/spotify.

What if I use Music Unlimited on my PlayStation®Vita, Bravia®TV and Blu-ray Player?

Music Unlimited is no longer available on any device after March 29, 2015.

Spotify® FAQs

How do I get a Spotify account?

You can create a Spotify account on your PS4™ console, PS3™ console, Xperia™ device*, or on PlayStationNetwork.com/music. See more about how to get started with Spotify on PlayStation™Music.

I already have a Spotify® account. How will it work for me?

Open the Spotify® app in PlayStation™Music and link your Spotify® account to your account on PlayStation™Network**.

Are Spotify® Free accounts included?

Yes, absolutely. Both Spotify® Free*** and Spotify® Premium are available on your PS4™ system, PS3™ system, and Xperia™ mobile phone and tablet.

I have Spotify® Free but I’m interested in Spotify® Premium. How do I upgrade to Spotify® Premium?

You can upgrade to Spotify® Premium directly from the Spotify® app on your PS4™ console, PS3™ console, or Xperia™ device. You can also upgrade from a web or mobile browser after linking your account on PlayStation™Network** to your Spotify account PlayStationNetwork.com/music .

What Spotify® features are available on PlayStation™Music?

With Spotify now available on PlayStation™Music, you can:

  • Listen to millions of songs on-demand on your PS4™ and PS3™ console. Play any song, anytime.
  • Play music while gaming on select PS4™ games (not available in PlayStation™Now or while using Remote Play).
  • Control the music on your PS4™ and PS3™  on mobile or tablet with Spotify Connect****.
  • Spotify Premium gives you ad-free, high-quality streaming on your PS4™ and PS3™, as well as offline listening on Xperia and other mobile devices.

Is background playback available?

Yes, background playback is available on select games on the PS4™ console (not available in PlayStation™Now or while using Remote Play). This means that with Spotify® available on PlayStation™Music, you can listen to music while gaming. You can additionally use Spotify Connect from your mobile device**** to control music playback without pausing your game.

Is Facebook login available?

Users who log in to Spotify using their Facebook credentials will need to use the Spotify app on Android or iPhone/iPad, and log in using the "Login to your Spotify account by using Connect" option.

Is offline playback available?

Yes, offline playback is available on mobile devices with Spotify® Premium.

When listening to Spotify® on my PS4™ or PS3™ system, can I control music playback with Spotify® Connect?

Yes, on Xperia™ mobile phone and tablet.****

How do I manage my Spotify® subscription?

If you purchased Spotify® Premium from Spotify directly, you can manage your subscription at Spotify.com. If you purchased Spotify Premium from PlayStation™Store with your wallet on PlayStation™Network, you can view, manage, and cancel your Spotify subscription by going to Account Management on the web or on your console.

How do I link my account on PlayStation™Network** to my Spotify account?

To link your account on PlayStation™Network with your Spotify account, check out the “getting started” information on www.playstationmusic.com/spotify.

How do I disconnect the link between my Spotify account and my account on PlayStation™Network**?

You can disconnect the link between your Spotify account and your account on PlayStation™Network** by logging out of Spotify on your PS4™ or PS3™ system . Note: if you are a Spotify Premium user who purchased your subscription with your PlayStation®Network wallet, you may need to call Customer Service to disconnect your account link to Spotify.

Uh oh. I think my account link was disconnected. What should I do?

On your PS4™ or PS3™ console, just open the Spotify app from PlayStation™Music and link your accounts again. On Xperia™ devices, visit “Settings” in the Spotify app.

* Download or update the Spotify app from Google Play.
** PlayStation Network
*** Spotify Free is not available on Xperia™ in Taiwan.
**** Spotify Free and Premium users can use Spotify Connect to control PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 using Android devices 2.4.0 and later and iOS devices 2.7.0 and later.

Footnotes

* Spotify Free and Premium users can use Spotify Connect to control PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 using Android devices 2.4.0 and later and iOS devices 2.7.0 and later.

** You can also link with your PlayStation Network account