How to Delete Playlists on Apple Music

You can delete a playlist on Apple Music from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or PC. Here’s how.

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Introduction

You may have created a playlist on Apple Music that you no longer want, or you may have found a better playlist elsewhere. Whatever the reason, it’s easy to delete playlists from Apple Music.

How to delete playlists on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, tap the Library tab.
Under Playlists, tap Edit.
Tap next to the playlist that you want to delete.
Tap Delete. If you don’t see the Delete option, your playlist might have been created by someone else.

How to delete playlists on your Mac or PC

If you no longer want a playlist that you created, you can delete it. When you delete a playlist, any songs that were only in that playlist are also deleted from your library.

To delete a playlist:

-Open iTunes and go to your Library.
-In the sidebar, click Playlists.
-Find the playlist that you want to delete, then right-click it.
-Click Delete from Library.

How to delete playlists from the Apple Music app

If you’ve decided that you no longer want a playlist that you created in the Apple Music app, or that you no longer want any of the songs on a playlist, you can delete the playlist.

Here’s how to delete playlists from the Apple Music app:

Open the Apple Music app and find the playlist that you want to delete.
Tap the More button (looks like •••) next to the playlist.
Tap Delete Playlist.
Confirm that you want to delete the playlist.

How to delete playlists from iTunes

There are two ways to delete playlists from iTunes. You can either delete the playlist from your iTunes library, or you can delete the playlist file from your computer.

To delete a playlist from your iTunes library:
1. Open iTunes and go to your Library.
2. Select the playlist you want to delete and press the Delete key on your keyboard.
3. Confirm that you want to delete the playlist by clicking Delete Playlist in the pop-up window.

To delete a playlist file from your computer:
1. Locate the playlist file on your computer. By default, iTunes saves playlists as .xml files.
2. Delete the playlist file from your computer.

How to delete playlists from the Music app

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch:
Open the Music app and go to your Library.
Tap Playlists.
Tap the playlist that you want to delete, then tap Delete Playlist.

On your Mac:
Open the Music app and go to your Library.
Click Playlists in the sidebar on the left.
Click the playlist that you want to delete, then click Delete from Library.

How to delete playlists from the Spotify app

If you’re no longer interested in a playlist, you can delete it from your account. To do so, open the Spotify app and go to your “Library.” From there, select “Playlists” and then find the playlist that you want to delete. Once you’ve found it, hover over the playlist and click the three dots that appear. From the menu that pops up, select “Delete.”

How to delete playlists from the Google Play Music app

Open the Google Play Music app .
Tap the menu
Tap Music Library .
TapPlaylists.
Tap the playlist you want to delete.
Tap More Delete.

How to delete playlists from the Amazon Music app

Go to the Libraries tab, and under Explore, select My Playlists.
From here, you can swipe left on a playlist to delete it.

How to delete playlists from other music streaming apps

While you can delete playlists from other music streaming apps directly from your Apple Music app, you may find it easier to do so from the app itself. This way, you can ensure that all the tracks in the playlist are deleted as well.

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