Listen to music and more in the Apple Music app

The Apple Music app is your one place to manage and listen to your music library. And if you subscribe to Apple Music, you can stream millions of songs, discover new music to add to your collection and access your music library on your other devices.

Explore the Apple Music app

To navigate the Apple Music app:

  • On your iPhone, iPod touch or Android device, use the tabs at the bottom of the screen.
  • On your iPad or Mac, use the sidebar.


Library is where you can find all of the music that you've imported, purchased from the iTunes Store and added from Apple Music and your playlists. And your library is organised by category so you can view your music by artists, albums or songs.

If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can also turn on Sync Library to access your music library across all of your devices.

Listen Now

If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can find your favourite music and discover more music you’ll love in Listen Now. You can also see a summary of your Top Picks, including your favourites, music recommendations based on what you listen to and more. And as you play music, Apple Music learns what you love and organises suggestions for music you might like in Listen Now.


If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can discover new releases. Check out music that's topping the charts. Tune in to Apple Music TV to watch a live stream of music videos.* Browse playlists created by music experts, and so much more.

*Apple Music TV is currently only available in the United States and can be accessed without an Apple Music subscription.


Tune in to Apple Music’s live radio stations to hear shows hosted by the biggest names in music. Stream broadcast radio stations from all over the world. And create your own stations from the music you love. Learn more about listening to the radio in the Apple Music app.

Use Search to find music you want to play. Quickly switch between searching your own library and the Apple Music catalogue. Search by lyrics, browse categories and get suggestions as you type to help you find what you're looking for.

Play and control music

Tap or double-click a song to play it. To control playback on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Android device, tap the player at the bottom of the screen. On your Mac, use the controls at the top of your screen.

Shuffle and repeat music

You can turn shuffle and repeat on or off by asking Siri, or by using the controls in the Apple Music app.

Create a music queue

Play a song, then let Autoplay pick similar songs to play next. Or queue up music that you want to play next.

See lyrics

Discover the words to your favourite songs. Or follow along as you listen with perfectly timed lyrics.

Learn what else you can do

Subscribe to Apple Music

Stream millions of songs, get music recommendations and access your music library across all of your devices.

Buy music from the iTunes Store

If you don't subscribe to Apple Music or want to purchase a song or album, you can buy music from the iTunes Store.

See what friends are listening to

Create an Apple Music profile to share and discover new music with friends.

Create playlists

Learn how to create playlists with music from the Apple Music catalogue or your own collection.

Apple Music availability may vary by country or region. Learn more about what's available in your country or region.

You may use Apple Music only for personal, non-commercial purposes. Read the full terms and conditions.

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