Set-top streaming boxes, such as the Amazon FireTV Stick, allow you to download apps for the various media streaming apps that you use. This can include video streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, as well as music streaming services like Pandora and Spotify. The FireTV Stick can also connect with your iPhone, which allows you to search more easily by using the iPhone’s keyboard, which is much simpler to type with than a remote control.
Our guide below will show you how to connect the Spotify app on your iPhone to an Amazon FireTV Stick that is on the same Wi-Fi network. You can then stream and control music from your iPhone that will play through your FireTV Stick.
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How to Play Spotify on the Amazon Fire TV Stick
The steps below were performed on an iPhone 7 Plus, in iOS 10. The version of Spotify being used was the most recent version available at the time this article was written. There are two different ways that you can connect Spotify to your Apple TV. We will show you both of them below.
Step 1: Open the Spotify app.
Step 2: Select the Your Library option at the bottom-right corner of the screen.
Step 3: Tap the gear icon at the top-right corner of the screen.
Step 4: Select the Devices option.
Step 5: Tap the Devices Menu button.
Step 6: Select the Amazon FireTV Stick option.
Note that you can also connect your Spotify iPhone app to the FireTv Stick by opening the Now Playing screen, then tapping the Devices Available button at the bottom of the screen.
Click here to visit Amazon and learn more about the FireTV Stick.
Your iPhone can play Spotify music on other streaming devices, too. For example, learn how to play Spotify on the Apple TV if you have that device in your house.
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