How to Delete Songs from Apple Music on All Devices

Xiaobai Software  2022-03-31 15: 43  read 436 views

If you likeApple Musica song in your library, just click the plus (+) icon and the song will be added to your library.Now you can find it under the song and play it using cellular data or Wi-Fi.

If you want to download the song for offline listening, you can click the download icon.You can also enable automatic downloads to save any song offline after you add it to your library.However, this can take up a lot of space on your iPhone over time.So, at some point, you might want to delete some songs to free up your storage space.

When you want to delete a song, you can delete it directly from the list or from the library, the two methods are slightly different.Next, let's learn more and take a look at the steps for both methods.

How to get from Apple Music delete downloaded music

1. Open the Music app.

2. Click "Library".

3. Tap the downloaded music.

4. Click on "Songs".


5. Press a song name and tap Delete.

6. Finally, click Delete Download.


How to delete multiple or all downloaded songs from the settings app

1. Open the iPhone Settings app.

2. Scroll down and tap Music.

3. Tap Downloaded Music.


4. Swipe all songs or individual artists from right to left.Next, click Delete.
5.  You can also click "Edit".Next, click the red minus button, then click Delete.
At this point, the song will be removed from your downloads.You can't listen to it offline right now.However, the song itself remains in your Apple Music library.Anytime you want to download it again, click the download icon.

How to Delete Songs from Apple Music on Android

1.  Open the Apple Music app.

2.  Click "Library".

3.  Click Download Music.

4.  Click on a song.


5.  Press and hold a song and tap Delete.

6.  Click "Remove Download".


If you want to download the song again, please go to Library→Song→click the download button next to the song.

How to Delete Songs from Apple Music on Mac and Windows PC

On Macs running macOS Catalina, you must use the Music app (since iTunes is no longer available).For older Macs and Windows PCs, you have to use iTunes.

1.  Open the Music app or iTunes.

2.  Click on "Songs" from the left sidebar.To see all downloaded songs together, click the cloud icon next to the name.There is no download icon next to downloaded songs.


3.  Right-click on a song.Click Delete Download.

To delete multiple songs.Hold down the Command button on your Mac.On Windows, hold down the Control button.Now, select these songs.Next, right-click and select Delete Download.

To delete all songs.Press Command+A on a Mac.Press Control + A on a Windows PC.

If you want to download the song again, click the download icon next to it.

How to Delete Songs from Apple Music Library

Deleting a song is not the same as deleting a downloaded song.In the above steps, you are deleting song files stored locally on your device.Now, let's see how to delete songs added to Apple Music Library.This will also remove it from all your Apple devices and playlists.

on iPhone or iPad

1.  Open the Music app.

2.  Click Library.

3.  Click on a song.You'll see a download icon next to songs added to your library but not downloaded for offline listening.Songs downloaded offline will not have an icon next to them.


4.  Press on a song, then tap "Remove from library".Next, tap Delete Song.


5.  If you press on the downloaded song, you'll see Delete, not Delete from Library.Click "Delete".Next, click Delete from database.Deleting from your library will also delete downloaded music files.



Want to hear songs you deleted from your library?Hit search, find the song and hit play.You can also click the plus (+) icon to add it to your library again.

on android

1.  Open the Apple Music app.

2.  Click on the library.

3.  Click on a song.

4.  Long press on a song.

5.  Click Remove from library.


6.  Or, if you see "Remove", tap it, then "Remove from Library".


On Mac and Windows PC

1.  Open the Music app on your new Mac, or open iTunes on your old Mac and PC.

2.  Click Songs in the left sidebar.

3.  Right-click a song and click Remove from Library.


4.  Click "Delete Song".


Deleting individual songs or all songs in Apple Music is easy on a variety of different devices.And, as long as you have an Apple Music subscription, any songs you delete will be added or downloaded again to your library with just a few taps.So, you don't have to worry at all.


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