WhatsApp: Here's How to Share Content from Spotify in a Chat

Send music and podcasts to friends

Did you know that you can share songs, albums, podcasts and more from Spotify with your contacts on WhatsApp? Our guide will show you how this works.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Spotify and WhatsApp applications on iOS. Also note, this process is slightly different depending on whether you’re sharing an individual song or podcast episode, or an album, playlist or overall podcast. Our guide will show you the differences.

Sharing a Song or Podcast Episode

Step 1: When viewing the song’s or episode’s cover art, tap the share icon in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap “WhatsApp.” From there, your device will load the WhatsApp application. Note: You may see a pop-up asking if it’s OK for the WhatsApp application to open.

Step 3: Tap the chat(s) you wish to send the content within, or tap the search bar at the top of the screen to search for a chat manually.

Step 4: Tap “Send” in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

Step 5: You’ll see a template message that has been created for you, containing a link to the content you’re sharing. Tap “Send” in the top-right corner of the screen to send the message. Note: You can also edit the template message before sending it.

Sharing an Album, Playlist or Overall Podcast

Step 1: On the page for the album, playlist or podcast you want to share, tap the three dots in the top-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap “Share.”

Step 3: Tap “WhatsApp.”

From there, you can complete Steps 3-5 above to finish sharing the content on WhatsApp.