Music can only be downloaded to a device directly from Apple Music. See About syncing your Mac and your devices. In the Music app on your Mac, do any of the following to find music you want to add or download:. View recommendations tailored for you: Click Listen Now in the sidebar on the left, then find music you recently played, personal mixes created for you, genres you might like, and more. Search the Apple Music catalog: See Search for music. Move the pointer over an item, then click the Add button.
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Upgrade your iTunes library
The Apple Music app is your one place to manage and listen to your music library. And if you subscribe to Apple Music, you can stream millions of songs, discover new music to add to your collection, and access your music library on your other devices. 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. 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.
Access your songs on all your devices
To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. I signed up for Apple Music. I can use my iPhone to download and play songs but I don't know how to use my Mac to do the same.
If you subscribe to Apple Music, you can turn on Sync Library to access your music library and music that you've downloaded from Apple Music on all of your devices. If you turned off Sync Library, you can turn it back on. Just follow the steps below for your device. If Sync Library is updating or turned off, you'll see a message at the top of the Library tab in the Apple Music app.