Is Spotify down? How to check if the app is offline

SPOTIFY users want to know what's up with the app after experiencing problems on Thursday, October 7.

DownDetector is known as an online outage tracker and revealed what is wrong with the music streaming service.

Why is Spotify down?

Reports started coming in around 10:24am EST that the site is having issues.

The most reported problems came from their app as 47 percent of users said there was issues with it.

Some users said they had issues loading artist pages.

It is not immediately clear if the issues have been resolved.

How can I check if Spotify is down?

Companies have been making it easier for users to check on the status of their sites.

A few places Spotify users can check if the site is down include:

  • DownDetector
  • On Twitter @SpotifyStatus
  • On Twitter @SpotifyCares
  • Online at support.spotify.com

When else has Spotify been down?

This is Spotify's fourth outage in September. The app had reported issues in October as well.

In September, Spotify was down on:

  • September 3 (twice)
  • September 9
  • September 13

What are some Spotify fixes users can try?

On Spotify's "Spotify Cares" Twitter page, they have posted a video that includes some tips users can try to get the service back up and running.

To trouble-shoot the app, the company suggests that users:

  • Restart the app
  • Log out and log back in
  • Check offline mode status
  • Reinstall the app

If the app is still not working users can then check support.spotify.com

Are there other website that are down?

On Thursday October 7, there were no reports that other apps were down.

However, on Monday, October 4, Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram were down for nearly six hours.

Downdetector had been getting reports of multiple apps crashing, some being fixed, some still not working.

The issue was resolved by the end of the day.

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