How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

I like Apple Music. It works flawlessly on the iPhone and is seamlessly intertwined with the rest of the Apple ecosystem. Its wide-spread availability on Android and Windows means that I have zero issues accessing my music on any device.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

But with Spotify, Amazon Music, and YouTube Music, I find it harder to keep my Apple Music subscription. If you have decided to switch from Apple Music, I will show you how to cancel your subscription. This method also works if you want to avoid being billed after the 3-month trial period. Remember, you can cancel your Apple Music subscription on any device you use – iPhone, Android, Mac, or Windows PC – and it will apply to all devices since it is linked to your Apple ID.

Despite canceling your subscription, you can continue using Apple Music until the end of the current billing period. You can view the remaining time during the cancellation process.

Apple Music – iPhone

If you use Apple Music on an iPhone, you have two ways to cancel your subscription. The first method is using the Music app, while the second is using the iPhone Settings app. These methods also apply to the iPad.

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Method 1 – Music App

Step 1: Open the Music app, switch to the For You tab, and tap your profile portrait in the upper-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap Manage Subscription, and on the subsequent screen with your Apple Music subscription details, tap Cancel Subscription.

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To cancel your Apple Music subscription, tap Confirm in Step 3.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Method 2 – Settings App

Step 1: Open the Settings app on your iPhone, then tap your Apple ID, and finally tap Subscriptions.

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Step 2: Select Apple Music Subscription from the Active section. On the following screen, tap Cancel Subscription.

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Step 3: Confirm canceling your Apple Music subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Apple Music – Android

If you use Apple Music on an Android smartphone, you can easily cancel your subscription by accessing the Account section in the Apple Music app.

Step 1: Open the Apple Music app. On any tab, tap the three-dot icon in the upper-right corner of the screen and select Account.

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Step 2: Tap Manage Membership and then tap Cancel Subscription.

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Step 3: Tap Confirm on the pop-up to cancel your Apple Music subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Apple Music – Mac

There are two ways to cancel your Apple Music subscription on a Mac — through the Music app or the System Preferences app. Please note that these methods only apply to Macs running macOS Catalina and higher.

Method 1 – Music App

Step 1: Open the Music app on your Mac. Click Account on the menu bar, then choose View My Account. Wait a few seconds for the Music app to load your account information.

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How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 2: Scroll down to the Settings section, and click Manage next to Subscriptions.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 3: Edit Apple Music Subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Review: Click the Cancel Subscription button (Step 4)

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 5: Click Confirm to cancel your Apple Music subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Method 2 – System Preferences

Open the Apple menu and click System Preferences.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 2: Click the tile Apple ID.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 3: Click Media & Purchases, and then select Subscriptions.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 4: Edit Apple Music Subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Click Cancel Subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 6: Confirm cancellation of Apple Music subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Apple Music – Windows

On Windows, you can cancel your Apple Music subscription using iTunes. The steps are the same for both the desktop and Microsoft Store versions of iTunes. Open iTunes. Click Account on the menu, then select View My Account. If asked, sign in with your Apple ID.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 2: Scroll down to Settings, and click Manage next to Subscriptions.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

To review an Apple Music subscription, follow these steps:

1. Click on Apple Music membership.

2. Select Edit next to Subscription.

3. Click on the Edit button for Apple Music.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 4: Click the Cancel Subscription button.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Step 5: Click Confirm to cancel your Apple Music subscription.

How to Cancel Apple Music Subscription on iPhone and Android

Switching Streams

If you canceled your Apple Music subscription, remember that you can still stream or download music until your billing cycle ends. Which music streaming service do you plan to switch to? Comment below. Next up: Considering renewing your Apple Music subscription? Here’s why you should.

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