Use iTunes Match songs in GarageBand for iOS

When you attempt to import iTunes Match songs into GarageBand it may appear that these songs aren’t available. To import these songs you need download them to your device first.

To import an iTunes Match song, you must first download it to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch:

  1. Open the Music app.
  2. Tap My Music.
  3. Tap Artist, and then select Songs to change to songs view.
  4. Find the song that you want to download. Tap  , and then tap Download to begin the download. The song downloads to your device.

After the song downloads, you can import it into GarageBand.

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Apple Music tracks can't be used in GarageBand.

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