How to Install Spotify on Debian 11

Install Spotify on Debian 11

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install Spotify on Debian 11. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.

Spotify is a free music streaming service that offers additional premium content at a minimal subscription fee. Spotify has a great sound quality, responsive interface, and ability to control playback using the special function buttons at the top of the keyboard. Spotify is available on Windows, macOS, Linux (Debian), along with Android, iOS, and Windows Phone smartphones and tablets.

Install Spotify on Debian 11

Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Install Spotify on Debian Bullseye system.

First, you need to import the signing key and add the repository:

sudo wget -O- | sudo apt-key add -
sudo add-apt-repository "deb stable non-free"

Then, update the repository and install Spotify using the following command:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install spotify-client

Step 3. Accessing Spotify.

Once the Spotify is installed, you can launch it from your Unity Dash. Alternatively, start Spotify from the command line:


You can log in with your account or create one and start listening to your favorite music.

That’s all you need to do to install Spotify on Debian (Bullseye). I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading Spotify music streaming online on Debian’s system, please refer to their official knowledge base. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.