Spotify has been down in several countries in the past few hours. The situation has now returned to normal.
There were many reports that arrived directly on the reference page of the website downdetector.it Currently, users report the inability to stream music playback. On the other hand, offline music playback is possible.
The company immediately declared itself aware of the situation:
We’re aware of some issues right now and are checking them out! We’ll keep you posted.
– Spotify Status (@SpotifyStatus) August 19, 2020
This is quite an unusual problem for Spotify. The popular music streaming service only encountered a few glitches last July due to the Facebook iOS SDK causing the app to crash on startup.
NOTE: article updated at 3:40 pm