Manage your Apple Music subscription from any device

Take control of your Apple Music account on any device.

It doesn't matter if you need to switch your account type or cancel your subscription altogether — you need to be able to manage your Apple Music account on all of your devices, including the best iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Thankfully, Apple makes it very easy to do just that, no matter what device you're on.

Whether it's on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac, here's how you manage your Apple Music account no matter where you are.

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How to move from an individual Apple Music plan to a Family plan on your iPhone or iPad

If you want to create your own family plan, keep in mind that you'll first need to be the Family Organizer for your Family Sharing group. If you haven't already, go to Settings > iCloud > Set Up Family Sharing to start that process.

Once you've set up your Family Sharing group, here's how to switch your account.

  1. Open the Music app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Tap Listen Now.
  3. Tap the Account icon in the upper right corner.

  4. Tap Upgrade to Family Plan.

  5. Tap Upgrade.
  6. Confirm your purchase of a Family Plan upgrade.

How to move from the head of a Family plan to an Individual plan on your iPhone or iPad

  1. Open the Music app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Tap Listen Now.
  3. Tap the Account icon in the upper right corner.

  4. Tap Manage Subscription.

  5. Tap Individual (1 Month) or Individual (1 Year) to switch from a Family plan to an individual plan.
  6. Confirm the purchase of your plan.

How to cancel your Apple Music subscription on your iPhone or iPad

  1. Open Music.
  2. Tap Listen Now.
  3. Tap Account icon in the upper-right corner.

  4. Tap Manage Subscription.
  5. Tap Cancel Subscription.
  6. Tap Confirm.

How to switch to a Family Plan for Apple Music on your Mac

  1. Open Music on your Mac, or iTunes if you're running macOS Mojave and earlier.
  2. Click Account in the Menu bar.

  3. Click Upgrade to Family…
  4. Click Upgrade.

How to switch to an individual plan for Apple Music on your Mac

  1. Open Music on your Mac, or iTunes if you're running macOS Mojave and earlier.
  2. Click Account in the Menu bar.

  3. Click View My Account… You may be asked to sign into your account.
  4. Click Manage next to Subscriptions.

  5. Click Edit next to your Apple Music subscription.
  6. Click on the button next to either Individual (1 Month) or Individual (1 Year).

  7. Click Done.

How to cancel your Apple Music subscription on your Mac

  1. Open Music on your Mac, or iTunes if you're running macOS Mojave and earlier.
  2. Click Account in the Menu bar.

  3. Click View My Account… You may be asked to sign into your account.
  4. Click Manage next to Subscriptions.

  5. Click Edit next to your Apple Music subscription.
  6. Click Cancel Subscription.

  7. Click Confirm.
  8. Click Done.

Questions?

If you have any questions about managing your Apple Music subscription, let us know in the comments.

Updated June 2021: Steps reflected are up-to-date for the latest versions of iOS, iPadOS, and macOS.

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