Weird Spotify Playlists
Joe Fedewa / How-To Geek

Playlists are a huge part of Spotify, and anyone can create their own public playlists for others to enjoy. People get very creative with playlists—as they should—but some take it to the extreme. Let’s get weird.

Making playlists is a creative outlet, and people have done some really clever things with the medium. We’ll share some of the most interesting, funny, and bizarre playlists you can find on Spotify.

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Hyper Specific Situational Playlists

One type of “weird” playlist is the ones made for very specific situations. These can be real situations or completely made-up.

pov: ur in an 80s film driving at night

Oops, looks like you slipped into the end credits of a 1980s film. I hate it when that happens! Well, here’s a cassette tape you can listen to.

sitting in the rain overthinking life

We’ve all been there. Sometimes you just need to sit in the rain and think about life.

physical contact is my love language but i’m alone on mars

Very relatable.

Songs for when you meet an alien on a warm summer night

You never know when this might happen. It’s good to be prepared.

when you’re on vacation after a show and you’re getting ready for dinner

There’s nothing like having a full day of activities away from home and washing off the day before dressing up for a fancy dinner.

Fun With Song Titles

Another common thing to do with playlists is use the titles of songs to write messages, stories, describe situations, and more. People get very clever with these.

Dads when they see a pair of these.

Everyone knows it’s impossible for a dad to pick up a pair of tongs and not “test” them out. Now it has been immortalized in a short but sweet playlist.

HOLD ON

This playlist uses song titles to create a transcript of the classic “The Wicked Witch of the East, Bro” viral video.

making a grilled cheese

Sometimes you just need some instructions for making a grilled cheese sandwich.

POV: You visit Japan

I thought everyone would have text boxes under their mouths??

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As you can see, it’s easy to have fun with Spotify playlists. With so many songs to choose from, there’s nearly limitless possibilities. Don’t be afraid to get a little weird.

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Joe Fedewa is a Staff Writer at How-To Geek. He has been covering consumer technology for over a decade and previously worked as Managing Editor at XDA-Developers. Joe loves all things technology and is also an avid DIYer at heart. He has written thousands of articles, hundreds of tutorials, and dozens of reviews.
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