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This article was published on February 3, 2016

Spotify is down for many users right now [Update: Now resolved!]

Spotify is down for many users right now [Update: Now resolved!]
Abhimanyu Ghoshal
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Many users across the globe are reporting issues streaming music on Spotify since as early as 12:05PM GMT. The most common issue being reported is that tracks are skipping every few seconds.

It’s not just folks on Twitter. Users elsewhere have reported the problem too, with a majority of them appearing to be coming from across Europe. Here’s Downdetector’s outage map:

The majority of complaints about Spotify's service seem to be coming from Europe
The majority of complaints about Spotify’s service seem to be coming from Europe

The company is aware of the issue and is investigating the matter.

We’ve contacted Spotify to learn more and will update this as we receive new information.

Update 13:05 GMT: Spotify Stauts tweeted:

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