How to use Spotify as default Music Player in iPhone

By | May 28, 2014
iPhone Cydia App

Spotify is known for the biggest Music Database with over 40 Million active users all around the world, not only that it is only available in few of the regions, still there are some tricks to use Spotify where it is not available. while if one doesn’t want to opt the backdoor trick to use Spotify who can enjoy this seamless service in their Jailbroken devices by making spotify as default music player. You need to download a simple Extension through Cydia and you are all set to have fun.

iPhone Cydia App

DefaultSpot is a Cydia app that ease you task, but it will work only for those who have an Apple ID of USA or the country in it is set as USA and as they have advertized it, it actually works like the same.

When the Stock Music App is not in used, just a single tap on the Play button from anywhere in your Phone will execute the Spotify to play the current song. The tweak is totally free and here is the tutorial that will help you to install and configure the DefaultSpot on your iPhone.

As I told you device must be jailbroken and location is set to US. To Jailbreak your device follow the link given below:

How to Jailbreak any iPhone and iPad on iOS 7.0.6

How to use Spotify as default Music Player in iPhone


  • Go to App menu and open Cydia, you will see this app only after jailbreaking your device.
  • Click on the search which you will find at the bottom of the screen.
  • Type DefaultSpot
  • After appearing Tap and install the Cydia. If it ask to purchase do it through your desired payment method.
  • Restart.
  • If you have already installed SmartClose Tweak in your iPhone, first uninstall it for no bugs in this one.

To use this tweak you no need to configure anything, just close the default music player app and try opening any song it will directly open with Spotify.

Do share this post to your friends using jailbroken iPhone. This method also works for Jailbroken iPad and other iDevices.