Delete a song: Tap
Change the song order: Drag
New and changed playlists are copied to your iTunes library the next time you sync iPhone with
your computer, or through iCloud if you've subscribed to iTunes Match.
Clear or delete a playlist you created on iPhone. Select the playlist, then tap Clear or Delete.
Remove a song from iPhone. Tap Songs, swipe the song, then tap Delete. The song is deleted
from iPhone, but not from your iTunes library on your Mac or PC, or from iCloud.
Genius—made for you
A Genius playlist is a collection of songs from your library that go together. Genius is a free
service, but it requires an Apple ID.
A Genius Mix is a selection of songs of the same kind of music, recreated from your library each
time you listen to the mix.
Use Genius. Turn on Genius in iTunes on your computer, then sync iPhone with iTunes.
Genius Mixes are synced automatically, unless you manually manage your music. You can sync
Browse and play Genius Mixes. Tap Genius (tap More first, if Genius isn't visible). Swipe left or
right to access other mixes. To play a mix, tap
Make a Genius playlist. View Playlists, then tap Genius Playlist and choose a song. Or from the
Now Playing screen, tap Create, then tap Genius Playlist.
Replace the playlist using a different song: Tap New and pick a song.
Refresh the playlist: Tap Refresh.
Save the playlist: Tap Save. The playlist is saved with the title of the song you picked, and
Genius playlists created on iPhone are copied to your computer when you sync with iTunes.
Note: Once a Genius playlist is synced to iTunes, you can't delete it directly from iPhone. Use
iTunes to edit the playlist name, stop syncing, or delete the playlist.
Delete a saved Genius playlist. Tap the Genius playlist, then tap Delete.
Siri and Voice Control
You can use Siri (iPhone 4s or later) or Voice Control to control music playback. See
Chapter 4, Siri, on page 40 and
Use Siri or Voice Control. Press and hold the Home button.
Play or pause music: Say "play" or "play music." To pause, say "pause," "pause music," or "stop."
You can also say "next song" or "previous song."
Play an album, artist, or playlist: Say "play," then say "album," "artist," or "playlist" and the name.
Shuffle the current playlist: Say "shuffle."
Find out more about the current song: Say "what's playing," "who sings this song," or "who is this
Use Genius to play similar songs: Say "Genius" or "play more songs like this."
, then tap Remove. Deleting a song from a playlist doesn't delete it
on page 28.