This is How To Access Spotify When Restricted In Your Country

Music live streaming has become the ‘in thing’ especially among the younger generations and even the older people are also turning to live streaming music. Because let’s face it, who has time to download that one song or that one album when you can easily live stream it for an overall fee which covers a much larger period than paying for an individual song or album does. Ever think of a random song and you’re like, I have to listen to it like now only to realize it’s not on your phone and you have to download it or buy it? 


Or that one time when you watched a TV show and the soundtrack was really nice and you’ve got to have it as soon as yesterday but you don’t know where to start looking. Searching for a song on the internet can be a pain, especially if you don’t know the name? When people mention live music streaming, Spotify immediately comes to mind.


It is one of the biggest and most popular music applications around, boasting over 159 million users. Spotify has over 35 million songs and over 2 billion Playlists. Spotify also features music from some of your favourite TV shows, episode by episode. Sounds like a musical heaven right, except, Spotify is not available in some regions around the world. 


Most countries in Africa don’t even have Spotify. Currently out of 54 countries on the African continent, only 5 have Spotify, namely South Africa , Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria, and Egypt. Some countries in Eastern Europe, Asia and South America do not have Spotify as well. So what do you do when you want a Spotify account but it is restricted in your region? 


By following these simple steps, you’ll be live streaming in no time. Assuming you’re an Android user First you need to visit a site called where you will download Spotify and install it in your device. Now you need to download a VPN, (Virtual Private Network). Google Play Store offers credible VPNs and reviews so you can select the best one for you. The good VPNs can bypass geographical restrictions as they can switch your real IP address with a new one and most have server locations all around the world. 


They can also bypass network restrictions by encrypting your connection and sending your data to their servers first before sending it to Spotify. The techies also recommend  NordVPN, ExpressVPN and Cyber host as the best for privacy, speed and security. 

How To Access Spotify When Restricted In Your Country

Install your VPN and turn it on. You can now create your Spotify account with your VPN on.

After you successfully create your account, you can stream your music now. 

You may pay an amount as is the norm to access the premium version or you can just rock to the free version. 

Please note, you will be periodically logged out so you need to turn on your VPN each time you want to log in. 


YOU can rock on now.


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