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, added from Apple Music, and your playlists. And your library is organized 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.
If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can find your favorite music and discover more music you’ll love in Listen Now. You can also see a summary of your Top Picks, including your favorites, music recommendations based on what you listen to, and more. And as you play music, Apple Music learns what you love and organizes 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 available only 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 catalog. 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.
You can turn shuffle and repeat on or off by asking Siri, or by using the controls in the Apple Music app.
Play a song, then let Autoplay pick similar songs to play next. Or queue up music that you want to play next.
Discover the words to your favorite songs. Or follow along as you listen with perfectly timed lyrics.
Learn what else you can do
Stream millions of songs, get music recommendations, and access your music library across all of your devices.
If you don't subscribe to Apple Music or want to purchase a song or album, you can buy music from the iTunes Store.
Create an Apple Music profile to share and discover new music with friends.
Learn how to create playlists with music from the Apple Music catalog or your own collection.