How do I get music on Instagram

Internet Instagram story with music - that's how it works


Are you listening to your favorite song or have you made a new music discovery on Spotify? Share it on Instagram by personalizing your story with some music. It's easy to do with Instagram's "Music Stickers" or by sharing the song directly through Spotify.

Add music to the Instagram story

Before you upload your story, you can add a so-called sticker with music to it. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

Share music from Spotify on Instagram

Spotify offers a feature that allows you to share music directly in your Instagram story. This method only adds a link to the song in your story, not the song with sound itself. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

Quick start guide: Sticker

  1. Open Instagram and tap "Your story"or wipe You after right. Upload a photo or video to the story and wipe You then after aboveto open the stickers.
  2. Then tap "music"and then find the song you want by typing its title or artist in the search bar at the top. Simply tap a song to add it to your story."
  3. You can then edit the song excerpt, lyrics and cover. Then tap "Finished".
  4. To post the story now, tap on "Your story".

Quick start guide: Spotify

  1. Open Spotify, start the reproduction of a song, then tap the in the top right corner Three point menu.
  2. Choose "share" and subsequently "Instagram stories".
  3. Now edit your story if necessary and then tap on "Your story"to post. Your followers can now listen to the song directly in Spotify if they click on"Listen on Spotify"type.