"I found it impossible to play my favorite song repeatedly on Android with Spotify freemium service because the Spotify app keeps skipping to random songs all the time. Is there a way to turn off shuffle play on Spotify without premium?"
"I have already subscribed to Spotify Premium and turned off the shuffle mode, but it is still not working well that sometimes it turns on automatically. Any insight to solve it forever?"
That is really not inconveniently for users like me who have an Android phone. Imaging that you are enjoying a great Spotify playlist or album and it suddenly skip to a song with different style, how unpleasant it is.
To solve this problem, you can either subscribe to the membership or try free alternative free ways.
Solution 1. Turn Off Spotify Shuffle Mode after subscribing to Premium Membership
Spotify enabled users to listen on millions of songs on different devices Windows, Mac, iOS, Android. But only computers can play songs in sequential mode. Other mobile users can only listen to songs in shuffle.
You can turn off shuffle play on Windows/Mac PC by clicking the "Shuffle" button directly. For iPhone/Android phone user, please subscribe to the Spotify Premium first and then follow the steps.
Step 1. Run Spotify on your Android/iOS device.
Step 2. Open your playlist and unselect the "Shuffle" button at the top.
Step 3. Now your songs playing should be playing in consequence. If not, you can tap the "Now Playing" bar and then tap "Shuffle Button" until white.
Solution 2. Turn off Shuffle Play on Spotify for Free
Don't want to pay for the subscription fee but still enjoy Spotify without shuffle limitation? It is possible. You can try a tweaked version of Spotify Premium from TutuApp and TWEAKBOX to turn off shuffle play on Spotify on mobile devices.
Note: The tweaked versions are not officially verified by Spotify, so please note that your account may risk being banned.
Step 1. Install TutuApp to your Android phone.
Step 2. Launch TutuApp, from the main screen, you will see the cracked Spotify version.
Step 3. Click the Spotify icon and click "Download" to install it to your phone.
Step 4. Run Spotify and login with the your free account and password.
Step 5. Now you should be able to get rid of shuffle play on Spotify as if you have the premium membership on Android.
Step 1. Download and install TWEAKBOX to your iPhone. You may have to jailbreak your iPhone first.
Step 2. Run TWEAKBOX > Click "APPS" > Search "Spotify".
Step 3. From the search result, choose to install "Spotify++".
Step 4. Now run and log in Spotify to play music you want. To stop shuffling music on Spotify, just follow the instruction we have talked about on part 1.
Bonous Tips: Enjoy Spotify Music with More Playback Modes
If you have already got Spotify Premium but the shuffle feature is still not working in the way you want, you should try other players such as VLC, KMPlayer, Windows Media Player, MusicBee, Foobar2000 which are with more playback effects and modes to enhance your music.
One thing you need to do is download Spotify music as MP3 first since Spotify songs are encrypted with DRM protection. You can try a free audio recorder or professional DRmare Music Downloader for Mac/Windows with best efficiency.
DRmare Spotify Playlist Downloader Features
Clean and beautiful interface, more than easy to use for anyone
Keep original quality songs with ID3 tags metadata
Batch convert Spotify songs, playlists, album with up to 5X speed automatically
Liberate you from transferring Spotify tracks to any players/devices
DRmare Spotify Music Converter is not a freeware. You can get the full version lifetime license without limitation for one time free $29.95. If you are devoted to listening to Spotify music, it shouldn't be a problem. By downloading the premium songs, you don't need to subscribe to the membership anymore. This means you will save $9.99/month instead.
To get started, just launch DRmare > Drag & drop songs/playlists from Spotify app to DRmare > Click "Convert" > Wait a little while. That is it. Within a short time, you will get the common MP3 songs to play on other players with repeat, sequence playback modes. For more detailed tutorial, visit: How to Convert Spotify Playlist to MP3 Songs.