Manage your Apple Music membership on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, PC, or Apple TV

Learn how to cancel your membership, change from an Individual to a Family or Student membership type, or join an existing Family Membership.

This article is for Apple devices. Learn how to manage an Apple Music membership if you're using an Android phone.

Cancel your membership

You can cancel your Apple Music membership on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch; your Mac or PC; or your Apple TV (4th generation).

Your membership might renew if you don't cancel your membership more than 24 hours before your renewal date.

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Open the Music app, then tap For You. 
  2. Tap the profile icon  or your photo in the upper-right corner, then tap View Apple ID. You might be asked to sign in or use Touch ID.
  3. Tap Subscriptions, then tap Apple Music Membership.
  4. Tap Cancel Subscription. After you cancel, your subscription will stop at the end of the current billing cycle.

Carrier-bundled memberships are managed through the carrier. Contact your carrier to cancel your membership.

On your Mac or PC

  1. Open iTunes.
  2. From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen or the top of the iTunes window, choose Account > View My Account. You might be asked to sign in.
  3. On the Account Information page, scroll to the Settings section. 
  4. To the right of Subscriptions, click Manage, then click Apple Music Membership.
  5. Click Cancel Subscription. After you cancel, your subscription will stop at the end of the current billing cycle.

On your Apple TV

  1. Open Settings, then select Accounts.
  2. Under Subscriptions, select Manage Subscriptions. You might be asked to sign in.
  3. Choose Apple Music Membership, then select Cancel Subscription. After you cancel, your subscription will stop at the end of the current billing cycle.

Apple TV (3rd generation or earlier) isn't compatible with Apple Music.

Change your membership

With a Family Membership to Apple Music, families of up to six people can enjoy all of the benefits of Apple Music, each with their own library. If you joined Apple Music as an individual member, you can change to a Family Membership at any time. You can also switch back to an Individual Membership if you choose. You can also join an existing Family Membership.

To use a Family Membership to Apple Music, you must set up Family Sharing on your iOS device or Mac. Learn more about Apple Music and Family Sharing.

With a Student Membership, students attending degree-granting colleges or universities in select countries can use Apple Music at a discounted membership price for up to 48 months (4 years). Learn more about joining as a student member.

Follow the steps to change from an Individual Membership to a Family or Student Membership on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch; on your Mac or PC; or on your Apple TV (4th generation).

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Open the Music app, then tap For You.
  2. Tap the profile icon Apple Music profile icon or your photo in the upper-right corner.
  3. Tap View Apple ID. You might be asked to sign in or use Touch ID.
  4. Tap Subscriptions, then tap Apple Music Membership to see your membership options.
  5. Under Options, choose the type of membership that you want.
    If you want to change to an annual Individual Membership, tap Individual (1 Year). Confirm your selection, then tap Back.
    If you want to change to a Family Membership, tap Family (1 Month). Confirm your selection, then tap Back.
    If you want to change to a Student Membership, tap Student (1 Month). A new window opens. Tap Verify Eligibility, then follow the steps to validate your student status.

On your Mac or PC

  1. Open iTunes.
  2. From the menu bar at the top of your computer screen or at the top of the iTunes window, choose Account > View My Account. You might be asked to sign in.
  3. On the Account Information page, scroll to the Settings section.
  4. To the right of Subscriptions, click Manage, then click Apple Music Membership to see your membership options.
  5. Choose the type of Membership that you want:
    If you want to change to an annual Individual Membership, select Individual (1 Year). Then confirm your selection.
    If you want to change to a Family Membership, select Family (1 Month). Then confirm your selection.
    If you want to change to a Student Membership, click Student (1 Month) Verification Required. A new window opens. Tap Verify Eligibility, then follow the steps to validate your student status.
  6. Click Done.

On your Apple TV (4th generation)

  1. Open Settings, then select Accounts. 
  2. Under Subscriptions, select Manage Subscriptions. You might be asked to sign in.
  3. Select Apple Music membership from your list of active subscriptions, then choose the type of membership that you want. To change to a Student Membership, use an iOS device or computer.

Apple TV (3rd generation or earlier) isn't compatible with Apple Music.

Join an existing Family Membership

If you're already a member of a Family Sharing group that has an Apple Music Family Membership, you don't need to do anything to join the membership.

If you have an Apple Music Individual Membership and want to join an existing Family Membership that you're not already a part of, follow these steps:

  1. Ask the organizer of the Family Membership that you want to join to invite you to join their family group.
  2. Accept the invitation to join the group.
  3. After you accept the invitation, open the Apple Music app and check to make sure that you're a part of the group: Tap For You, then the profile icon Apple Music profile icon or your photo. Look for Manage Family Membership under "Find More Artists and Curators."

When you join a Family Membership, your Individual Membership will cancel at the end of the next billing cycle. If you want to restart your Individual Membership later, you can change back.

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