How to Cancel Spotify Premium

April 18, 2024

Spotify is one of the most popular music streaming services in the world. The platform is available on many devices such as smartphones, laptops, computers, or tablets.
If you use Spotify Premium but want to stop, you can easily cancel Spotify subscription. It only takes a few clicks. Learn how to unsubscribe from Spotify!

How to cancel Spotify Premium

Spotify offers many benefits. You can access premium features such as offline listening mode or an unlimited huge song library. Despite these benefits, some may decide to cancel their Spotify Premium subscription.
Reasons for ditching Spotify can be various. For example, you no longer listen to music regularly or want to try other music services. The Spotify subscription canceling procedure is easy! All you need to do is to follow the steps below.

Don't want to lose your Spotify playlists? You can always transfer them to another service or a file (back up) with FreeYourMusic.

How to cancel Spotify Premium on PC, Mac, and Android

Spotify Premium isn't hard to cancel, but it's also not such an obvious process. You can't interact with your account settings within the desktop or mobile app. However, it’s possible to cancel Spotify Premium subscription on the Spotify Website through any mobile or desktop browser.

1. Firstly, open Spotify in your web browser and log in.


2.Secondly, go to the “Profile” section by clicking at the top right.

3. Next, find the Account button to see the Account Overview. Then, find Subscription on the left side and click it.



4.Next, tap the green button to Change or Cancel, and then click Cancel Premium.


5. Confirm your cancellation by clicking Yes, cancel.

After cancellation, you’ll be able to enjoy Spotify Premium benefits until the end of your current subscription period. Once you cancel, your account won’t be deleted, it’ll switch to Spotify free. Remember, that this version has a limited amount of song skips, and runs advertisements. However, Spotify Free still gives you access to your account and music library.

How to cancel Spotify Premium on iPhone or iPad

If you subscribed to Spotify Premium through the App Store using your iPhone or iPad, you’ll need to cancel the subscription on your device. That’s because Apple handles subscriptions through in-app purchases. This is what to do.

  1. Open the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Choose iTunes and App Store.
  3. Tap on your Apple ID.
  4. Enter your Apple ID Password or use Touch / Face ID.
  5. Tap “Subscriptions”.
  6. Find Spotify subscription.
  7. Tap “Cancel subscription”.
  8. Then tap “Confirm” to unsubscribe.


Just like when you cancel through the App Store, your Premium will keep going until your next renewal date. Once again, you’ll retain access to your music library, but as a Spotify Free user. Do you use Apple Music instead of Spotify, and do you want to learn how to cancel Apple Music Subscription? Rest assured – we have already covered the topic!

Things to know about Spotify Premium subscription

Spotify offers the following subscription plans:

  • Spotify Premium Plan for 1 person costs $10.99 per month
  • Spotify Premium Duo Plan (for 2 people) costs $14.99 per month
  • Spotify Premium Family Plan (Up to 6 people) costs $16.99 per month
  • Spotify Premium Student Plan costs $5.99 per month.

All Premium subscriptions are monthly subscriptions, and you can cancel them at any time with a few clicks, free of charge. Learn more about Spotify Free vs Spotify Premium.

What happens if you don’t pay for Spotify

When you don't pay for Spotify, the Premium automatically changes to the Spotify Free plan at the end of the last paid month. Remember that you can always renew Spotify Premium subscription at any time.

How to delete Spotify account

You can cancel Spotify account, once you're no longer subscribed to your Spotify Premium account. And you can delete it permanently. To do it, follow these steps:

  1. Log into your Spotify account.
  2. At the bottom of the page, click "About".
  3. In the "Customer support" section, select "Contact form".
  4. Click "Account" then "Close my account permanently".
  5. Confirm the deletion of your account.
  6. Spotify will thus delete your account from their platform.

Remember, that you can always renew your subscription, but it’s not possible to reactivate a closed account!

FreeYourMusic - transfer your playlists and never lose them!

If you cancel your Spotify Premium subscription, you'll switch to a Free plan. With that, you'll still have access to all your playlists and saved music. However, when you delete your account, you will lose all your playlists!

How to prevent that? With FreeYourMusic you can transfer your playlists to another service or a file (backup). The process is quick and simple! You'll be able to listen to your playlists on other streaming platforms, even if you delete your Spotify account.

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