How to Connect Pandora to Alexa




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Pandora has become one of the most popular streaming music services around. It’s also one of the most difficult to set up. In fact, many users find it impossible to get Pandora music to work with Alexa app.

This guide will teach you how to make Pandora work with Alexa and how to add Pandora to Alexa. You’ll learn how to link your Pandora account to Amazon Echo devices, as well as how to control Pandora from your phone using Alexa.

This guide is designed to help you get started with Pandora and Alexa integration. Once you’ve completed this guide, you’ll be able to easily stream music from Pandora to any Alexa device in your home.

Pre Work for How to Connect Pandora to Alexa

Alexa needs to be connected to the internet to work properly. You can use your phone, computer or tablet to do this. If you have an Amazon Echo device, you can also ask it to turn on and off by saying “Echo, turn on”.

How to Connect Alexa to Pandora Station

You can use your Alexa-enabled device to play music from Pandora.

How to Connect Alexa to Pandora Using Your Smartphone

You can use an Echo speaker to play music from Pandora.

To do this, you will need to create a Pandora account. Then, link your Pandora account to your Alexa device.

1. Log in using your Pandora account’s email and password.

2. Select Approve access.

3. Tap the X in the top-left corner.

4. Return to the Amazon Alexa app.

How to Play Pandora Stations With Alexa

You can now ask Alexa to play a Pandora station.

Alexa Commands for Pandora

Pandora lets you control music playback with voice commands. You can also use Alexa to control Pandora.

How to Set Pandora as Your Default Music Player on Alexa

1. Open the Amazon Alexa app.

2. Select the Menu icon in the upper left corner.

3. Click Settings (gear icon) 

4. Select Music under Alexa preferences.

5. Select Default Service.

6. Select Pandora.

b Tap the Settings Link

The settings screen allows you to change your privacy options.

c Tap the Music Media Link to Continue with How to Connect Pandora to Alexa

The Music and Media screen appears when you plug in an audio device.

d Tap the Link Account on Pandoracom Option

1. Go to the Amazon Alexa app.

2. Open the app.

3. Look for the word “Alexa” at the bottom left corner of the screen.

4. Tap the word “Alexia”.

5. Scroll down until you see the word “Settings”.

6. Tap the word ‘Settings’.

e Enter the Device Activation Code

1. Find the code on the device you’re activating.

2. Enter that code in the Alexa app.

3. You’ll see the ‘Step 2 of 3′ screen.

f Tap the Blue I have a Pandora Account Button to Continue with How to Connect Pandora to Alexa

1. 2. Choose “Sign in with an existing account”

3. Sign in with your Pandora account

4. You should see the Pandora login screen

5. Click “Continue”

6. Enter your email address and password

7. Click “Log in”

8. You should see the homepage of Pandora

9. Enjoy!”

In summary:

Pandora lets you listen to music without having to download anything.

g Enter your Pandora User Id and Password

1. Tap the blue Lookup Account Button.

2. Enter your account info.

3. You should see the Pandora screen.

4. All done.

h Close this ‘all done’ Confirmation Screen

– Tap the “X” icon in the upper right hand corner.

– You should see the following message: “You have successfully linked your Pandora account with Alexa.”

– Now you can use your voice to play music on Pandora.

i Make Pandora your Default Music Service on Alexa if Desired

1. Press the blue – choose default music services – button.

2. You should see 3 options for your default music service.

3. Tap the desired option.

4. Tap the save button.

5. Your chosen music service becomes the default.

1. 2. Select Pandora from the list.

3. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and select “Change Voice Command.”

4. You can now use your voice to control Pandora. For example, say “play” followed by an artist name to play songs by that artist. Say “next song” to skip to the next track. To stop playing, say “stop.”

5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 for each of your favorite artists.

6. When you want to change the default music library, repeat steps 1–5.

j Test out Pandora on your Alexa Speaker to Continue with How to Connect Pandora to Alexa

Alexa can now play songs on Pandora.

j Done with How to Connect Pandora to Alexa

Echo owners can now listen to music on Pandora without having to download an app.

Alexa Pandora Commands

Alexa can play songs from Pandora on your Echo device.

You can also control playback.

You can adjust settings.

In conclusion, Pandora app that lets you stream music from thousands of stations based on your mood. Alexa is Amazon’s voice assistant, which means she can control everything from your lights to your thermostat. Together, they’re like a personal DJ and housekeeper rolled into one. They’re also perfect for when you’re feeling down and need a little pick-me-up. Just say, “Alexa, turn off the lights,” and she will.

How can I create multiple Alexa routines to summon different Pandora stations?

To create multiple Alexa routines for summoning different Pandora stations, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Alexa app on your mobile device.
  2. Tap on the “More” tab at the bottom right corner of the screen.
  3. Select “Routines” from the list of options.
  4. Tap on the “+” icon to create a new routine.
  5. Give your routine a unique name that represents the Pandora station you want to summon. For example, you could name it “Phoenix” or “Otis Redding.”
  6. Select “When This Happens” to choose the trigger for your routine.
  7. From the available options, select “Voice” to trigger the routine with a specific Alexa command.
  8. Enter the command you want to use for summoning the corresponding Pandora station. For example, you could type “Play Phoenix” or “Play Otis Redding.”
  9. Tap on “Add Action” to specify what Alexa should do when the routine is triggered.
  10. Select “Music” from the list of action categories.
  11. Choose “Pandora” as the music provider.
  12. Enter the name of the Pandora station you want to summon. Make sure to type the exact station name as it appears in your Pandora account.
  13. Save the routine and repeat these steps for each additional Pandora station you want to create a routine for.

Once you have set up these routines, you can use the specific Alexa command triggers you created to easily summon different Pandora stations. For example, say “Alexa, play Phoenix” or “Alexa, play Otis Redding” to enjoy your desired music without manually searching for the stations each time.

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