If you’re the type of person who likes to keep things casual when hanging out with friends or family, then streaming music apps like Spotify are definitely going to help you out here. Not only do they make it super easy and convenient to stream music from your phone, but they can also be a great way to listen to songs with friends if you know how. In this article, we’ll show you 4 ways you can use Spotify with friends that will help make your next get-together even more fun and memorable!
What is Spotify?
Spotify is a music streaming app that lets you find and play songs from pretty much anywhere in the world. It’s completely free to use, and you don’t need to download any software onto your computer (or phone) to get started. You can use Spotify to access millions of songs, including music from all major labels and independent record labels. You can also listen to new releases, music from your favorite artists and songs from your favorite artists that are currently trending. The great thing about Spotify is that you can find the perfect song for any occasion with just a few clicks. You can also let people know what music you’re currently listening to so they can get in on the action too.
How to Listen to Songs Together on Spotify
If you have a bunch of friends who also use Spotify, then you can easily start a group playlist together. You’ll basically just need to create a group in Spotify where everyone else in the group can add you as a member. Next, create a playlist together and anyone in the group can now add songs to the playlist. This is a great method to use if you want to listen to music with friends or create a joint Spotify playlist to share music with other people in your life too.
- Open the music streaming application on any device.
- Select a song that you want to stream.
- Click on the connect icon on the bottom left.
- Tap on start session to start a streaming session.
- Click on invite friends to invite your friends to your session.
Discover New Songs on Spotify
One of the best things about this music streaming application is that it has a huge and ever-growing collection of music. The best way to do this is to browse through the different playlists that are available on Spotify. You can browse by artists, genres, albums, or specific types of music you might like. Another great way to discover new music is to follow certain artists or artists within certain genres that you enjoy. This can be a great way to stay on top of what your favorite artists are currently releasing and get some new tracks to listen to.
Remix Songs on Spotify
It’s fun to remix songs on Spotify, and this is a great way to stay engaged and creative with your friends. To remix songs on Spotify, you’ll need to find the track on Spotify that you want to remix, and then click on the Mixer button on the toolbar. This will present all the different tracks that you can use when remixing the song. Now you can add different effects to the song to make it sound cool or crazy!
Shout Out a Favorite Song On Spotify
If you’ve got a friend or two who also uses Spotify, then you can always shout out a favorite track on Spotify. This is a great way to let your friend know what music you’re currently into, and it can also help you stay on top of what new music your friends are into too. First, click on the name of your friend and then click on their profile picture. This will bring up all their Spotify tracks that you can then shout out a track from. Once you’ve shouted out a track from a friend, you can click on the Shout Out button from the toolbar. This will let everyone in your group know that you’ve shouted out the track.
We hope that you’ve learned a few new tricks when it comes to listening to music with friends on Spotify. Whether you’re looking for a new way to keep things casual, or you want to find some new music you can both jam out to, these tricks are definitely going to come in handy. As we mentioned above, there are a ton of different ways to use Spotify with friends. So whether you’re looking for something a little bit different, or you want something a little more casual, you’ll be able to find exactly what you’re looking for.
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios.
When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games