Organize your music on the Now Playing screen

You can organize your music without having to create a playlist. Suddenly feel the urge to listen to your favorite song next? Take advantage of the ability to add music to and change the order of your music on the Now Playing screen.

Add music to the Now Playing screen

While another song is playing, touch and hold a song, album, or playlist.
  • To play the selected item after the current song is done playing, tap The Play Next icon.
  • To play the selected item after the current music list is done playing, tap The Play Last icon.
Tip: Tap The Select More icon to select multiple songs, albums, and playlists.

Remove and order songs on the Now Playing screen

  1. When a song or album is playing, tap The more actions icon > Edit Order.
    • To remove a song from the Now Playing screen, tap the minus icon next to the song that you want to remove.
    • To change the order that the songs play in, on the far right of the screen, touch and hold the three lines icon. Drag the song to where you want it to appear in the music list.
  2. Tap The Save icon.

Save your music on the Now Playing screen as a playlist

When a song or album is playing, tap The more actions icon.
  • To save the music as a new playlist, tap The Save as Playlist icon.
  • To add the music to an existing playlist, tap The Add to Playlist icon.

Play your last music selection

If you set up a great music list on the Now Playing screen and then you close the Music app or start listening to a new album, you can quickly play your last Now Playing list.

  1. In the Music app, tap The Playlists screen icon.
  2. Under Collections, tap Last Played.