How do I connect my Spotify, Pandora or iHeartRadio accounts to Portal?

This article applies to:Portal (Gen 1), Portal+, Portal, Portal Mini

You can connect and play music through several streaming services on your Portal, including Spotify, Pandora and iHeartRadio. App availability differs based on the location where you use Portal. See portal.facebook.com/usage for more information.

Once you connect your music account to Portal, you can play or control music using the touch screen or using voice commands such as: "Hey Portal, play a song" or "Hey Portal, I want to listen to jazz."

Spotify

To use Spotify, select Spotify from Home on your Portal. A Spotify Premium account isn't required to use Spotify on Portal.

To connect your Spotify Premium account:

  1. From Home on your Portal, tap Spotify.
  2. Tap Connect Spotify.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Spotify account.

Pandora

To connect a Pandora account, you can use a Pandora, Pandora Plus or Pandora Premium account. Pandora is only currently available if you use Portal in the US.

To connect Pandora:

  1. From Home on your Portal, tap Pandora.
  2. Tap Connect Pandora.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Pandora account.

iHeartRadio

To use iHeartRadio, select iHeartRadio from Home on your Portal. An iHeartRadio account isn't required to use iHeartRadio on Portal. iHeartRadio is only currently available if you're using Portal in the US.

Notes:

  • Currently, "Hey Portal" is only available in English (US/Canada/UK), and will be disabled if you select any language other than English (US/Canada/UK) as your preferred language on your Portal. Learn more about "Hey Portal" availability.
  • You can disconnect your third-party accounts from Portal by tapping Disconnect next to the account from the Accounts section of the Settings menu.
  • If an account that was connected to Spotify or Pandora is removed from your Portal, the third-party service will be disconnected from the device.

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Last updated 1 July 2020
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