When it comes to streaming music, there is nothing that comes close to what Spotify has to offer; Be it the personalised recommendations or the great cross-platform support — Spotify does not disappoint on any front. If you own a Chromecast and want to elevate the music experience Spotify offers, connecting your Chromecast to your Spotify account will definitely do the trick.
The minimalistic user interface running on the Chromecast makes the music streaming experience quite straightforward. All you need is a device which is logged into your Spotify account and a Chromecast which is connected to the same WiFi network as your device. Once you have this basic set up, you are a click away from listening to your favourite tunes on your television.
To get the most out of the cross-platform compatibility that Spotify offers we will be going over how to connect various devices to your Chromecast so that you can have the best music experience no matter the device you are using.
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Connecting Spotify to Chromecast on Android
To stream music playing on your smartphone to your television follow the steps given below
- Open the Spotify app on your device and click on the music player at the bottom.
- Click on the Connect icon in the bottom left corner.
- Click on the casting device you want to stream on in the menu that pops up.
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Connecting Spotify to Chromecast on PC
If you find yourself glued to your desktop most of the day and want to play your tunes on PC at the click of a button you can download the Spotify app for your machine. To download the app click here
Once you have the app and logged into the same, you can follow these steps to connect to your Chromecast
Step 1: Open the Spotify app on your device and click on the Connect icon in the bottom right corner.
Step 2: Click on the casting device you want to stream on.
Connecting Spotify to Chromecast using your browser
If you don’t want to clutter your PC with apps, you can use your browser to connect it to your Chromecast and stream your music using the same. To use your browser to stream music follow these steps.
This method can be only used on Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome
Step 1: Open the Spotify web player in your browser by clicking here.
Step 2: Click on the three dots menu icon on the top-right corner and go to More tools > Cast media to device.
Step 4: Click on the casting device you want to stream on in the new pop-up that shows up.