Apple iPhone users are now using Siri and it is playing music from the available Apple Music. However, there are talks that Spotify and Apple to allow iPhone users to command Siri to play through Spotify the music.
It is believed that iPad, iPhone, and HomePad users have to say at the Siri command end as ‘Spotify’. This is essential if the voice assistant is using Apple Music as default even after the companies agree. However, this is a welcome step for the users.
The talks believe to have a set of tools earlier this year. It will allow the audio apps developers to make services available easily using Siri commands. These tools will be a part of the SiriKit launched in 2016 and now Siri will play through Spotify.
Already Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa voice assistants work with Spotify. It allows the users to go through streaming services, despite both Google and Amazon offering music streaming services.
Step 1: Download shortcut ‘Spotify Siri’ on your iPhone and open the Shortcuts app. You can tap on and Get Shortcut so that you include it in your library.
Step 2: Visit the Library and click on the Spotify Siri icon the menu button. Then click on the settings button.
Step 3: ‘Add to Siri’ tap on it and record for Siri a phrase. You may call it ‘Spotify Play’ or ‘Spotify’.
Step 4: You may save the shortcut by tapping twice on ‘Done’.
Bringing up Siri and prompting ‘Spotify Play’ is enough, Siri will run to open the shortcut app and there will be a dictation box. You may say the artist name, the album name or even the song to play on Spotify. This will get automatically transcribed. This shortcut is enough to take the text, reveal Spotify and bring the relevant album or song.
This shortcut setup Spotify Siri’ on your iPhone is the same and for more accuracy, you should specify that you wish to play. Create a Siri phrase that you like and enjoy.
Play Spotify Album
This is album-specific. Saying the album name helps Spotify to start automatically playing the album. If there are more albums in the same name, narrow your search by including the album release.
Setting up the shortcut is best and using the Spotify Shortcut helps to enjoy that you wish.
Apple iPhone users are now using Siri and it is playing music from the available Apple Music. However, there are talks that Spotify and Apple to allow iPhone users to command Siri to play through...