I found a way to use Chromecast with Spotify

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  • AirConnect

    Use AirPlay to stream to UPnP/Sonos & Chromecast devices

    On the Ubuntu machine I install AirConnect. This creates a bridge that lets you play music to chromecast devices through Airplay.

  • spotifyd

    A spotify daemon

    Install Spotify on the Ubuntu machine, or use Spotify via the browser, or use something like spotifyd/raspotify.

  • OPS

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  • raspotify

    Spotify Connect client for the Raspberry Pi that Just Works™

    Install Spotify on the Ubuntu machine, or use Spotify via the browser, or use something like spotifyd/raspotify.

  • mkchromecast

    Cast macOS and Linux Audio/Video to your Google Cast and Sonos Devices

    This is a bit convoluted because we are doing Airplay -> Chromecast instead of directly playing to Chromecast, but I was having problems with the Mkchromecast with long audio delays of +8 seconds. With this method I have an audio delay of max 2 seconds.

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