Can Google Home Play Spotify

Some of the best gifts you can give to anyone are voice-activated speakers. They are ideal for the holiday season. One such speaker is Google Home. While the Google Home device is not just a speaker, it is a great thing to have when you want to listen to your favorite music.


As soon as you set it up, the first thing you might want to do is play some podcasts or songs. There are plenty of music platforms you can link to your Google Home. But, can you link it to Spotify? The answer is yes! 

Google Home can play your favorite music from Spotify. To do it, you have to link it first. If you don’t know how; don’t worry. We will show you all the steps here. All you have to do is stick to the steps and you will do it in no-time. This is how you can connect your Spotify to your Google Home device. Let’s begin.

Step 1

Before you can do anything on your Google Home device, you need to install the Google Home app. This app lets you manage the settings on your device. If you have it installed, open it. 

Step 2

The first thing you are going to see is the home page. Here, go to the top left corner which is the horizontal lines. This is the main menu on your Google Home app. Press it.


Step 3

In this menu, select “Account preferences”. 

Step 4

Scroll down all the way to the end of the menu and select “Manage connected accounts”. It is the last option on the bottom of the menu.

Step 5

Now, you will see the Spotify icon. As you can see, it is not linked yet. What you want to do is press the “Link” button on the right to link the account.

Step 6

Confirm your decision by selecting “Link Account”. 

Step 7

 Next, you will need to sign in with your Spotify account. Type in your username and password. When you are done, press the “Okay” button. It is the green one on the bottom-right corner. This allows the device to connect to your Spotify account.

That’s it! Now you know how to link your Spotify with the Google Home device. To start listening to some music, simply issue the command. Tell Google to play any song you like on Spotify. 


Google Home can support many different music programs. The good thing is, it also supports Spotify. It is incredibly easy to connect both of them. So, if you want to listen to your Spotify playlists or podcasts, you can do it with the Google App. 

Just make sure to stick to the steps and connect it to your Spotify account. It may seem a little tricky at first. But, when you do it once, you will quickly get the hang of it. It is one of those features you will use every day. Let us know if you found this guide helpful in the comments below.