"I cannot for the life of me figure out how to get Spotify audio to play on my stream using Streamlabs OBS. How do I add Spotify to Streamlabs OBS for playback? Can anyone explain it to me in detail?"
Spotify music can be an integral part of not only your own enjoyment while you are gaming or relaxing, but also provide some additional entertainment to your audience when you are streaming with Streamlabs OBS. You may directly add some free music to Streamlabs OBS. While for adding Spotify music to Stream OBS, you should have been notified that Spotify music has DRM policy that provides it from being used unauthorizedly. Thus, in order to connect Spotify to Streamlabs OBS, you should be well versed in some effective software solutions that will be mentioned here.
Part 1: Brief introduction to Streamlabs OBS
Streamlabs OBS is free and reliable open broadcasting software for live streaming software. After you download Streamlabs OBS and install it on your PC, you can start your live stream in 60 seconds on Twitch, YouTube, or Mixer. Nowadays, online celebrity and live video streaming prevail on the web, becoming one of the most popular occupation. To be more welcomed and well-known, online celebrities need to make more vivid and impressive live videos. Streamlabs OBS would be one of the widely used programs. It can boost channel revenue by enabling viewers to trigger 3D animations on your face by donating. Besides, it saves 25% CPU and RAM by combining multiple windows like Streamlabs, Twitch Chat, Twitch Dashboard/Video, Streamlabs Dashboard, OBS etc. into a live view. To add Spotify to Streamlabs OBS will be a useful way to attract more audience and enrich the live video.
Part 2: How to add music to Streamlabs OBS
It is so popular because of its easy installation and operation. For adding Spotify widget to Streamlabs OBS, you should know first how to add common music to it. Actually, it is very easy for even a layman to make it by following the simple steps.
1. Run Streamlabs OBS, click the + icon under Sources to open Add Source menu.
2. Select Media Source and click Add Source
3. A new window pop up, where you could name the music audio you will add.
4. Click Add New Source to browse and choose the music audio you like to add to the Streamlabs OBS.
5. Music audio will be added to the program immediately.