How to Listen to Spotify on Discord

With Spotify and Discord integration, it could be an easy way to play Spotify music and playlists on Discord. When you have made Discord Spotify Connection, you and your friends can know what you are listening to and play Spotify songs together. It's an unparalleled experience of listening to Spotify music when using Discord to chat with friends who are playing games.

To listen to music on Discord, the best way is to access to Spotify music library on Discord directly. Have you tried to link Spotify account to Discord but met some obstacles, like Spotify not showing on Discord? No worries! In this article, we will show the detailed instruction on how to use Spotify on Discord, how to play Spotify on Discord as well as how to share Spotify music on Discord.

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Part 1. What You Can Do with Spotify in Discord

Discord is well-designed for video gaming community and used to chat by text, image, video and audio communication. When Spotify for Discord is available now, what gamers can get benefits from this bonus?

  • You will be able to see and play the songs that your friends like to listen to
  • You can share the songs you are listening to with your gaming friends.
  • Your friends can also see and play what songs you are listening to.
  • With Listen Along feature, you and your friends who are in the party can listen to Spotify music together.
  • Please be well noted that to use Spotify on Discord needs a Spotify premium account. Please make sure you and your friends have upgraded to the premium subscription already. Otherwise, when they listen to Spotify music with ads, you will hear silence.

Part 2. How to Use Spotify on Discord

It could be a nice experience of adding music to gaming chats when playing games. Can't wait to share your music taste with your gaming friends and like to play Spotify music and play-lists on Discord? Before getting started to do this, let's link Spotify to Discord as below:

Step 1. Please download the Discord app on your computer if you didn't do it before. And then launch it.

Step 2. Navigate to the 'User Settings' option and choose 'Connection' in the menu on the left > 'Spotify logo' button.

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Step 3. It will pop up a new window of 'Connect Discord to your Spotify account', in which it requires you to confirm it and login your Spotify account details. After that, you will see Spotify app on the Discord connected list.

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Step 4. Now, you can choose to show your Spotify name on your profile or just as your status by clicking 'Display on profile' or 'Display Spotify as your status' option.

When your Spotify account is connected to Discord account, you can start to choose Spotify music for playback. It will be visible on both the mini profile and full profile that others can see it.

Part 3. How to Play Music on Discord together via Listen Along

If you'd like to listen to songs on Discord with your friends together, the straightforward way is using Listen Along function. It's worth mentioning that it's not able to use Listen Along when being voice chatting. So please switch to text chatting instead. Besides, please turn your chat room into a party with your friends. Let's see what should we do now.

Step 1. Launch the Discord desktop app on your computer.

Step 2. Click the friends who are listening to Spotify from your list on the right.

Step 3. Now, just hit on the 'Listen Along' icon to play Spotify playlists together when chatting on Discord.

Part 4. How to Invite Friends to Listen to Spotify on Discord

If your friends are offline and don't listen to music now, what should you do? Fortunately, it's also able to invite friends to listen to Spotify music and playlists on Discord. Here's how to share Spotify music with friends.

Step 1. Just play a Spotify music and there is a '+' button in your text box, please click it to invite your friends.

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Step 2. And then, you will receive a message Preview of your invite, you can just confirm it or add some comments to your friends if necessary.

Step 3. When your friends receive the invitation, he can just click the 'Join' button to listen to your music together.

Part 5. How to Share and Play Spotify Music Together without Premium

When you invite friends and share your music taste with friends on Discord, the premise is you are using Spotify paid account. What if you don't have a premium account? Take it easy! Here, we will introduce another way to listen to Spotify music better with your friends.

Here, we can meet AudFree Spotify Music Converter, one of the most powerful and professional Spotify music converting tools in the market. It allows free Spotify users to download Spotify music as local files and convert Spotify to MP3, FLAC, WAV, AAC, M4A and M4B. With the help of this tool, Spotify users can share Spotify playlists with others easily and listen to the same songs when chatting and playing games on Discord.

Step 1. Install and launch AudFree Spotify Music Converter on your computer and drag and drop Spotify music to this tool for downloading.

Step 2. Customize output formats and other audio parameters, like bit rate, sample rate, etc. to enhance Spotify music quality as free users can enjoy lower quality on Spotify.

Step 3. Just click the 'Convert' button to download and convert Spotify to MP3 or other common files.

After conversion, you can locate local Spotify files and share them to your friends just like sharing own music tracks. Now, no matter you are using Spotify free or premium account, you can play Spotify on Discord without any problem. Have fun with Spotify and Discord.

Jul 13, 2021 11:50 AM

Posted by Charles Davis to Spotify Tips


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