Download Apple Music For Offline Listening (Detailed Guide)

Apple Music is one of the most excellent music streaming services available.

While Spotify is the market leader, Apple Music is gaining popularity year after year and has the added benefit of having no ads even when using a free Apple Music trial.

The music industry has been completely transformed as a result of music streaming. CDs are almost never purchased anymore, and digital downloads are also declining as more people embrace streaming. However, one significant disadvantage of music streaming is that if you don’t have an internet connection, you may be unable to access all of your music.

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As a result, Apple Music allows you to download songs and albums directly to your device. They don’t require an internet connection to play because they are downloaded to your device. This ensures that you can listen to the downloaded songs even if you are on a plane or in an area with no signal.

We’ve detailed all of the steps for downloading Apple Music for offline listening below.

 

Download a single song from Apple Music to listen to later.
Launch the Apple Music application.
Search the Apple Music app for the song you want. This can be accomplished by browsing the “Listen Now” page or by going to the Search page and entering the exact name of the song you want to download.

When you’ve found the album that contains the song, tap on its album cover. Alternatively, if you searched for the song directly, tap on the song in the search results.

Look for the song you want to download in the album, then tap the three dots (…) next to the song’s name.

Tap Download from the popup menu that appears.

The download of such song has now begun. When it’s finished, open the Apple Music app and navigate to Library>Downloaded to find the downloaded song.

You can find the song in the list of tiles under the “Recently Downloaded” header on the Downloaded page, or you can search for it by name.

Offline Listening: Download an Entire Album From Apple Music
Launch the Apple Music application.

Look through the Apple Music app for the album you want. This can be accomplished by browsing the “Listen Now” page or by going to the Search page and entering the exact name of the album you want to download.

When you’ve found the album, tap on the album cover to play it. Alternatively, if you searched for the album directly, tap on the album in the search results.

Tap the + button in the album’s information screen (which lists all of its songs). This will add the album to your library but will NOT allow you to listen to it offline.

To actually download the album for offline listing, you must first complete the following steps…

After you tap the + button, it will change into a download button (downward-facing arrow). Now, tap the download button to save the album to your iPhone.

The album will now begin to download. When it is finished, go to Library>Downloaded in the Apple Music app to find the downloaded album.

The album can be found in the list of tiles under the “Recently Downloaded” header on the Downloaded page, or you can search for it by name.

 

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