Spotify is down: everything we know about the music app’s outage

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Spotify has now acknowledged that there is an points with its streaming service, and that 1000’s of customers weren’t simply mis-typing their favourite artist into its search.

Its official Spotify Standing account says that “one thing’s not fairly proper, and we’re trying into it”, however does not give a timescale or a possible purpose for the outage. 

We have dropped Spotify a line to seek out out extra and can report again with any information. Till then, it is over to YouTube and finger-drumming…

(Picture credit score: Down Detector)

If you happen to’re discovering it tough to play music on Spotify or usually use its app, you are not alone – the web site Down Detector is seeing a excessive variety of studies from customers from around the globe that the streaming service is not working.

These studies are persevering with to spike around the globe, suggesting this is not a simply an intermittent glitch. We’ll replace this liveblog with any official information as quickly as we hear again from OpenAI.