You can ask alexa to play songs artists albums or genres from apple music. To set apple music as the default streaming service scroll down to the bottom of the music settings menu in the alexa app select default services then select apple music.
You can also play playlists from apple music s editors or playlists in your icloud music library.
How do you get alexa to play a playlist on apple music. Select apple music from the list of services. Alexa play 80s mtv hits on apple music. Once the apple music skill is installed you can then ask alexa to play your favorite songs playlists and albums from apple music.
Select apple music from the service options then log in with your apple username and password. Once you select apple music you will be asked to download an alexa skill. Alexa play ariana grande on apple music.
It isn t just music you can use apple music for with an echo speaker. Tap enable to use. When finished select the done button.
Alexa play the album ok computer. Play beats 1 radio alexa play on apple music. It s probably set to amazon music by default so select the change button and select apple.
Alexa play my workout playlist which is labeled workout. I realize this is many months after this was posted but i was having a problem where i couldnt figure out why alexa wouldn t play my specific playlists and adding on to this to anyone else that stumbles on this question like me you need to say my playlist or else it tries to find something similar on apple music for example. Head back to settings in the alexa app go to music podcasts then select default services at the top.
To get alexa to play your favorite songs radio stations or playlists you can use phrases such as these. For more alexa related tips tricks and how tos. Alexa commands for apple music alexa play some kanye west.
You will see options on the different brands of music services that you can pair up with your alexa. Now to play music you can say alexa play taylor swift on apple music you can also set apple as your default music service back in settings. Alexa play today s hits.
If you have an apple music account you can simply install the apple music skill in the alexa app and link your account to start listening to apple music on echo. You won t have to add the on apple music part if apple music is your default music service. Say something like alexa play chill radio on apple music or alexa play ariana grande on apple music.
You can also grab your podcasts though alexa speakers natively via tunein apple music and spotify.