How to Delete Your Spotify Account: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Delete Your Spotify Account: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to permanently delete your Spotify account with our easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide. Say goodbye to your music streaming experience with ease.

Deciding to delete your Spotify account can be a big decision, especially if you’ve spent years curating playlists and building your music library. However, if you’re determined to go through with it, our step-by-step guide will make the process seamless. Keep in mind that deleting your account will remove your playlists, saved music, and followers. If you’d like to keep your playlists but still cancel your subscription, consider downgrading to Spotify Free instead.

Step 1: Log in to Your Spotify Account

  1. Open a web browser on your computer or mobile device.
  2. Go to the Spotify homepage at
  3. Click on “Log In” in the top-right corner of the page.
  4. Enter your email address or username and password, and click “Log In” to access your account.

Step 2: Navigate to the Account Deletion Page

  1. Once you’re logged in, click on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the page.
  2. From the drop-down menu, select “Account.”
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of the Account Overview page and click on “Help.”
  4. In the Help Center, type “delete account” in the search bar and press Enter.
  5. Click on the “Close your account” link from the search results.

Step 3: Initiate the Account Deletion Process

  1. On the “Close your account” page, scroll down and click on the “Close Account” button.
  2. You will be redirected to a new page, where you’ll need to confirm that you want to proceed with the account deletion process.
  3. Select the reason for deleting your account from the drop-down menu, and click “Next.”

Step 4: Confirm Account Deletion

  1. Spotify will send a confirmation email to the email address associated with your account.
  2. Open the email from Spotify titled “Close your Spotify account.”
  3. Click on the “Close My Account” button in the email.
  4. A new window will open, confirming that your account has been successfully closed.


Deleting your Spotify account is a simple process that takes just a few minutes. Follow these steps to permanently remove your account, along with all your playlists, saved music, and followers. Remember, if you change your mind, you can always create a new Spotify account in the future.