I emailed Spotify this morning. That was an endeavor in frustration in itself. But after coming across no way to hide/dislike a song or artist in Spotify on either the desktop application or Android phone app, I had to ask for help.
I found two help articles, but neither reflected what I was seeing in the application. And I keep them updated like it’s my job. So I emailed support and we’ll see what they say. But maybe you, dear reader, know how to tell Spotify I do not care for this song or artist, please stop showing it to me.
I want to:
- Tell Spotify I don’t care about an artist so they will stop showing up in Release Radar/New Release lists.
- Remove a song/artist from Spotify-generated playlists.
I use Spotify on:
- Linux (Ubuntu)
- Mac OS
I found these help articles: Improve playlists made for you – Spotify – There is no button to dislike/hide on Android/Linux. Didn’t check Mac. Maybe it’s there but nowhere else?
Then I found: Undo disliked songs – Spotify. Since I figured if I could undo disliking a song, there must be a way to dislike the song… but I can’t dislike a song… so I can’t undo it. I tried searching for “dislike song” but it returns no results.
I’m lost. How is it not possible to tell Spotify “I do not care for this song/artist.”
I’m tired of artists showing up in release radar and playlists without a way to give input to about them.