See lyrics and sing in Apple Music on your iPhone or iPad

Follow along as you listen to your favorite songs with perfectly timed lyrics that appear line-by-line and beat-by-beat. Adjust the vocals so that you can sing along to the music you love. All with your Apple Music subscription.

How to see lyrics on your iPhone or iPad

  1. Open the Apple Music app.

  2. Play a song from the Apple Music catalog.

  3. At the bottom of the screen, tap the song that's playing.

  4. To show or hide lyrics, tap Lyricsthe Lyrics button at the bottom of your screen.

    • If available, time-synced lyrics will automatically appear on your screen.

    • If time-synced lyrics aren’t available, then you might see the full lyrics for the song instead.

If you don't see lyrics on your iPhone or iPad

If the Lyrics buttonthe Lyrics button is grayed out, you’re playing a song that's not from the Apple Music catalog, lyrics aren’t available for that song, or you're not connected to the internet.

How to use Apple Music Sing on your iPhone or iPad

  1. Open the Apple Music app.

  2. Play a song from the Apple Music catalog.

  3. Tap the song that’s playing.

  4. At the bottom of your screen, tap Lyricsthe Lyrics button.

  5. Tap the MicVocal Volume button. Don’t see the Mic button?

  6. To adjust the vocals, drag the slider up or down.

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If you don't see the Mic button

Apple Music Sing is supported on the following iPhone and iPad models:

If you want to AirPlay to HomePod, first tap the Mic button on your iPhone or iPad.

If you're using a supported iPhone or iPad and don't see the Mic button, Apple Music Sing might not be available for that song.

How to report a concern with lyrics

  1. While viewing time-synced lyrics, touch and hold a verse.

  2. In the share sheet that appears, tap the lines that you want to report.

  3. Scroll to the bottom of the share sheet and tap Report a Concern.

  4. Follow the onscreen steps to report your concern.

Learn how to see lyrics on other devices

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

Umbrella (feat. JAY Z) written by Christopher Stewart, Terius Nash, Thaddis Harrell, Shawn Carter

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