Rated successfully!


You have already rated this article, please do not repeat scoring!

Best Way to Delete Music from iPhone for iOS 13/12/11/10/9/8

User Img
Tata Davis

June 28, 2016 (Updated: August 11, 2020)• Filed to: Clean up iPhone

2 min read

0 Count

Have you downloaded too many songs and you need to free up iPhone storage for new contents? You may think of updating the iOS 12 system which needs enough space. One of the reason is that you have many unusual songs that you barely listen.

Whatever the consequences, you are concerned to delete some of these songs from your iPhone (even in iPhone X/8). Although deleting music from iPhone is not typical, you should know how to delete a song or album or the playlist.

iphone music

3 Methods to Remove Music from iPhone for iOS 12/11/10

Sometimes, iPhone users may download an album or songs, but have no option to delete the songs or album. There are 3 approaches below with detailed steps to remove music from iPhone.

Method 1 Delete Music from iPhone using A FREE Third-Party Tool

The above methods to remove songs from iPhone may not be that simple. However, if you need easier way, I believe iMyFone TunesMate may be your choice. It will let you delete iPhone songs selectively with preview. And for deleting songs from iPhone, this tool is totally FREE.

tunesmate iphone transfer

1,000,000+ Downloads

Key Features:

  • Of course, you can remove unwanted songs in bulk in one go.
  • You can transfer music from iTunes to iPhone, and vice versa. Even transfer from different iTunes accounts to iPhone
  • Also, you can transfer music from PC to iPhone, and vice versa.
  • You can manage you music smartly: Add/export/backup music, delete music, edit music infos, manage playlist etc.
  • You can even extract iTunes music without iTunes passcode, even without opening iTunes
  • Received lots of positive media reviews and is full compatible with iOS 11.

Try It FreeTry It Free

3 Simple Steps to Delete Music from iPhone

Step 1: With iMyFone TunesMate installing on your computer, link your iPhone to it.

Step 2: Select Music tab, then you'll see all your iPhone music.

Step 3: Select the songs to delete and click on the "Delete" option.
delete music from iphone

Method 2 Delete Songs from iPhone via Settings on iOS 13/12/11/10/9/8/7

This is going to be the most straightforward process. The iOS version of your iPhone will determine the steps that you have to take.

For iOS 7 and Earlier

• Go to Settings > General > Usage > enter into "music" > tap on Edit.

The above process will show you the delete button, and from there, you can easily clear all your stored songs off iPhone in an instant.

For iOS 8 and Later

• Go to Settings > General > Usage > Manage Storage > enter into "music" > select Edit > choose the Red Minus symbol.
These steps will highlight the delete button. Tap on delete to complete the process.

Deleting music from iPhone

Method 3 Delete Music from iPhone via Music App

This is also an easy process to follow. Although music remains one of your favorite passtime on iPhone devices, users have to delete it for various reasons.

Steps to Delete Music from iPhone iOS 13/12/11/10/9/8/7

Go to Music app > My Music > go to the respective folder to clear > select all > sap on Delete.

This simple procedure will lead to more storage space that you can use for new things, like media, documents and files, so as to improve performance of your iPhone.

Deleting music from iPhone

How to Delete Selected Music Files from iPhone? (iPhone 8 Included)

Many users want to remove specific songs by album-by album or artist-by-artist. This might be tough because you have to select each and every file. That can be time consuming and cumbersome.

Music app will let users navigate through different music folders and make it possible to clear them separately. Follow the procedure below to complete this task:

• Go to Music app > My Music > find the inappropriate songs or album > select each track >tap on Delete.

Well, users can tick “Only Offline Music“ to ensure that you see only those music that are physically present on the device. Do you really want to delete your collections? Are you sure? Click yes to complete the process.

Generally rated 4.7 (122 participated)

Home > Clean up iPhone > Best Way to Delete Music from iPhone for iOS 13/12/11/10/9/8

top icon