If you are not using Spotify anymore and wish to delete Spotify account, it can be done only using a web browser. Deleting Spotify account through the app itself is not applicable as of now. However, if you wish to try your hands on other music apps and switch from Spotify, there is a chance that you can do that by canceling your Premium services. This way, you don’t need to delete the account altogether, and you can come back to it whenever you want.
Understand that deleting Spotify account will make you lose your followers, playlists and all the music saved in the library. This is why we will tell you how to cancel Spotify Premium subscription before.
Cancel Spotify Premium Subscription
Whether you wish to unsubscribe for Android phone or iPhone, you still need to visit the web browser as the Spotify app doesn’t give the chance to cancel Premium subscription. For this,
How To Delete Spotify Account ?
As we already told you, deleting Spotify account will delete all the saved playlists and followers as well as the username. Additionally, you won’t be able to apply your student discount for another account for a year. However, you can open a new account using the same email address. Now to delete Spotify account, follow the steps mentioned below.
Step 1: Open any of the web browsers on the computer system or your phone. (One cannot delete Spotify account directly from the Spotify app itself.)
Step 2: Go to Spotify webpage and log in to your account. Here, go to Contact Customer Page and click on ‘Account’.
Step 3: Choose ‘I want to close my account.’
Step 4: Under the section of Permanently Close Account, click the ‘Close Account’ option to cancel your paid subscription.
Step 5: The next page will tell you that ‘We’re sad you want to leave us’. Here, you have to click on the ‘Continue’ button as every next step comes up.
Step 6: Click on the blue ‘Continue’ button on the page ‘OK! Is this the account you want to close?’ It helps in verifying the account you want to close.
Step 7: On the other page which warns that you will lose followers and playlists, click on the checkbox and once again the blue ‘Continue’ button.
Step 8: When you click ‘Continue‘ on the next page, a mail will be delivered to your account to confirm the deletion of the Spotify account.
Step 9: Open the email and click on ‘Close my account’. Make sure that you click the button within 24 hours of receiving the email.
And, you will be able to delete your Spotify account after going through all the steps mentioned above.
It was pretty easy to learn how to delete Spotify account, right? Were you able to delete your Spotify account? Share your views and comments in the comment section below. Also, read:
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