Your Playback playlists

What is ‘Your Playback?’

‘Your Playback’ is a personalized playlist of the tracks you played most in a certain year. 


How do I get the ‘Playback’ email?

To get the personalized ‘Playback’ email, you must be opted in to receive email communications. To check this, navigate to Settings, click Notifications, and check if you are signed up for “Marketing Newsletter.” If you want to receive the Your Playback 2023 email, make sure you opt in to the “Marketing Newsletter” within a week of receiving Your 2023 Playback playlist.


Where can I find my previous ‘Playback’ playlists?

You can access previous Your Playback playlists here:

Your 2023 Playback playlist

Your 2022 Playback playlist

Your 2021 Playback playlist

Your 2020 Playback playlist

Your 2019 Playback playlist

Your 2018 Playback playlist

Your 2017 Playback playlist

Your 2016 Playback playlist

Learn more about which playlists you have access to here.


What criteria do I need in order to have a ‘Playback’ playlist?

To have a playlist,  you must have had an account and listened to at least 10 different artists and 30 different tracks. 

  • between January 1 and November 30, 2023 for "Your 2023 Playback"
  • between January 1 and November 30, 2022, for "Your 2022 Playback"
  • between January 1 and November 30, 2021 for "Your 2021 Playback" 
  • between January 1 and November 30, 2020 for “Your 2020 Playback" 
  • between January 1 and November 30, 2019 for “Your 2019 Playback" 
  • between January 1 and December 31, 2018 for “Your 2018 Playback" 
  • between January 1 and December 31, 2017 for “Your 2017 Playback" 
  • between January 1 and December 31, 2016 for “Your 2016 Playback" 


Are my own tracks included in my ‘Your Playback’ playlist? 

Your Playback playlists do not include tracks you have uploaded to SoundCloud.


Can I save my ‘Your Playback’ playlist? 

Yes, you can! Just tap the heart and ‘Your Playback’ playlist will be saved to your Library.

If you're a Go or Go+ user, you can listen to this playlist offline by saving your playlist for offline listening.


Can I share my ‘Your Playback’ playlist?

Yes! Here’s how to do it on iOS and Android:

  1. Open your “Your Playback” playlist.
  2. Tap the share icon.
  3. Tap the icon of the social media where you would like to share it.
  4. You can make adjustments to your story - such as adding text - before posting.
  5. Once you’re done editing your post, share it with all your followers and friends!


How are the tracks ordered in my ‘Your Playback’ playlist?

Tracks are ordered by play count: from most played to least played.


My ‘Your Playback’ playlist includes music I didn’t listen to

This can happen because:

  •  You share an account with someone else
  •  You leave SoundCloud playing in the background
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