How to Remove a Song From Apple Music

If you’re not a fan of a particular song or artist, you can remove them from your Apple Music library in just a few steps.

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Introduction

Whether you’re trying to save on storage space or you just don’t enjoy a particular song, you might want to remove it from your Apple Music collection. Luckily, this process is relatively simple and can be done directly from your iPhone. Read on to find out how.

What you’ll need

-Your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Android phone
-The latest version of iOS or iPadOS, or the latest version of macOS
-An active internet connection
-An Apple Music subscription or iCloud Music Library

Step-by-step guide

If you’re an Apple Music subscriber and you want to delete a song from your library, you can do so with a few clicks on your Mac or PC. Here’s how.

1. Open iTunes and sign in with your Apple ID.
2. Click on “Library” in the sidebar and select the “Music” tab.
3. Find the song that you want to delete in your music library and hover your mouse over it.
4. A pop-up menu will appear — click on the “X” next to the song’s name.
5. Confirm that you want to delete the song by clicking on “Delete Song” in the pop-up window.

Why you might want to remove a song from Apple Music

You might want to delete a song for several reasons. Maybe you accidentally added it to your library, or maybe you added a song from another artist that you realized later was not the same artist. Whatever the reason, removing a song from Apple Music is easy to do.

If you have an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
Open the Music app and find the song that you want to delete.
Tap , then tap Remove. If you don’t see , touch and hold the song, then tap More > Delete from Library.

If you have a Mac
Open iTunes and find the song that you want to delete.
Control-click the song, then choose Delete from Library.

How to remove a song from your library

There are two ways to remove a song from your Apple Music library. If you want to delete the song from your iCloud Music Library and your device, or if you just want to hide it from view, follow the steps below.

If you want to delete the song from iCloud but keep it on your device:

1. Open the Music app and find the song you want to delete.
2. Tap the More button (the three dots) and choose Delete from Library.
3. Confirm that you want to delete the song.

If you want to keep the song in iCloud but hide it from view:
1. Open the Music app and find the song you want to hide.
2. Tap the More button (the three dots) and choose Hide from Library.

How to delete a song from your device

It’s easy to delete songs from your Apple Music library, whether it’s from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or Windows PC. If you want to delete a song from Apple Music but keep it on your device, follow the steps below.

With iOS 10.3 or later:
-Open the Music app and find the song that you want to delete.
-Tap the More button , then tap Remove. If you don’t see a More button , tap Edit in the Songs view, then tap the Delete button next to the song.
-When prompted, tap Delete Song.

With macOS Sierra or earlier:
-Open iTunes and find the song that you want to delete.
-Right-click the song and choose Delete from Library.

How to hide a song from your library

If there’s a particular song that you never want to see in your Apple Music library again, you can hide it so that it won’t show up in your library or in any of your playlists. To do this, follow these steps:

Troubleshooting

If you’re having trouble removing a song from Apple Music, here are a few things you can try:

– Make sure that you’re signed in to the correct Apple ID.
– If you’re using Family Sharing, make sure that you’re signed in to the Family Organizer’s Apple ID.
– Restart your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
– Update to the latest version of iOS or macOS.
– Check for any pending purchases or downloads. If you see something that shouldn’t be there, tap or click it to cancel the download.

FAQ

Q: How do I delete a song from my Apple Music library?

A: To delete a song from your Apple Music library, open the Apple Music app and find the song in your library. Then, tap the ellipsis (…) next to the song and tap Delete from Library.

Conclusion

We hope this article helped you figure out how to delete a song from Apple Music. As always, feel free to reach out to us on social media if you have any further questions!

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