Spotify has simply introduced that it’ll take away the homescreen widget from the Android app sooner or later this week. Spotify customers will nonetheless have the ability to entry the identical playback options and details about what’s enjoying via the app’s playback notification and gadget lockscreen.
Although the corporate confirmed the Spotify Widget for Android can be going away, there is a small probability that the function will make a comeback in the identical or barely totally different kind. Apparently, Spotify has launched a brand new Reside Thought function that may permit customers to vote to point out their help for including a widget.In the meanwhile, the thought is tagged as “Not proper now,” but when the variety of voters will enhance to a sure degree, it would think about including the widget again. Nonetheless, do not get your hopes too excessive, although there are a number of thousand votes for the homescreen widget.
Anyway, going ahead, you can entry the playback controls on Android by merely swiping down while you’re utilizing Spotify to entry the controls.