How to Cancel Your Spotify Premium Subscription

Or delete your account completely

Spotify Music Service running on multiple platforms.
Tired of Spotify Premium? Let's show you how to cancel.

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To begin, you will need to know whether you purchased Spotify directly through the website or app, or, if you are using iOS, subscribed through a third-party such as Apple iTunes. Knowing how you began your paid Spotify subscription will help us end that same subscription.

If you are an Android user, you can avoid this confusion as your subscription will always be directly through Spotify itself and not via a third-party.

If you are looking to delete your free accounts, head to the end of the article to learn how to delete your account completely.

Check How You Are Subscribed to Spotify

Spotify account settings with subscription option.
Check your account subscription type before proceeding. Michael Archambault
  1. Begin by logging into your Spotify account by visiting: www.accounts.spotify.com
  2. On the left-hand side of the web page, click on the Subscription option.
  3. Here, Spotify will display via what method you are currently subscribed. Note the method and use the appropriate steps noted below to cancel your Spotify account.

Cancel Your Spotify Account via Spotify

If you subscribed to Spotify via the website or one of their applications, follow these instructions to cancel your account. If you are still within the Subscription web page as noted above, skip to step three.

  1. Begin by logging into your Spotify account by visiting: www.accounts.spotify.com
  2. On the left-hand side of the web page, click on the Subscription option.
  3. Select the option Change or Cancel or manage your subscription.
  4. Finally, select Cancel Premium and confirm your decision by selecting Yes, Cancel.

Cancel Your Spotify Account via iTunes

Accessing your subscriptions on an iPhone
Easily access your Spotify subscription through your iOS device settings. Apple

When subscribed through iTunes there are multiple ways to cancel your Spotify subscription - you can cancel through your iOS device (iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch), or through your Mac or Windows PC.

Instructions for iOS

  1. Begin by unlocking your iOS device and selecting the Settings app.
  2. Next, tap your Apple ID (Your name and email address) at the top of the screen.
  3. If prompted to verify your ID, enter your Apple ID password.
  4. Under Account Settings select the Subscriptions option.
  5. Tap on the option for Spotify.
  6. Lastly, select Cancel Subscription.

Instructions for Mac or PC

  1. Begin by launching iTunes.
  2. Select the Account option at the top of the screen, then select View My Account.
  3. If prompted to verify your ID, enter your Apple ID password.
  4. Scroll down to the Settings section and select the Manage option to the left of where it says Subscriptions.
  5. Select the Edit option to the left of your Spotify subscription.
  6. Lastly, select Cancel Subscription.

Completely Delete Your Spotify Account

The steps presented above will allow you to cancel your Spotify Premium subscription easily. However, perhaps, you want to go a step further and completely delete your account. To entirely, delete your account at this time, head to the Spotify Support website. Please note that it is important to first cancel any active subscriptions before completely deleting your account.