On Friday, Spotify announced that both its premium and free-tier subscribers can now use the music streaming service with Alexa on Amazon Echo devices in India. The Swedish company also expanded a number of Alexa voice commands that users can use, from playing playlists to podcasts. While Alexa’s support for now is limited to Amazon Echo devices, Spotify says it will soon be available on Alexa-enabled devices, including Fire TV models and mobile devices.
To install Spotify on Amazon Alexa, users need to go to their Alexa app, and go to Settings> Music> Link New Service and then organize the presentation. After this, users have to key in their Spotify username and password. If users want to Spotify their default music service on Amazon Echo devices, they can also enable default services.
Once a user has linked their Spotify account with Alexa, they can use the Spotify app to play content on their Alexa devices by saying “Alexa, Spotify Connect”, allowing Alexa devices in the music streaming app Can be searched Alternatively, users can now look for the devices available on the Spotify app’s playing screen, and then select the Echo device they wish to listen to.