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Google Play Music App

The Google Play Music app lets you browse, shop, and play back songs purchased from Google Play as well as songs you have loaded from your own music library. The music you choose is automatically stored in your Google Play Music library and instantly ready to play via streaming or download.

For more information about Google Play Music, visit play.google.com/about/music.

Note: For information about loading music onto your phone, see Copy Files To or From Your Phone.

For an alternative music app, see Sprint Music Plus.

Play Music with Google Play

Use the Google Play Music app to listen to all your music on your phone. Check the Google Play Music help for compatible music file formats.

  1. Tap home key > apps list icon > play music app icon Play Music.
  2. Tap menu icon > My Library.
  3. Flick the screen left or right to select a library category such as Artists or Albums.
  4. Tap an item from the category window and then tap a song.
  • The song begins playing.

Google Play Music Screen Layout

The following diagram outlines the main features of the Play Music app player screen.

screenshot of google play music

Create Playlists in Google Play Music

Organize music into playlists to fit every occasion.

  1. Tap home key > apps list icon > play music app iconPlay Music.
  2. Tap menu icon > My Library.
  3. Flick the screen left or right to select a library category such as Artists or Albums.
  4. Tap an item from the category window and then tap a song.
  • The song begins playing.
  1. Tap more options icon > Add to playlist
  2. Select whether you want to add the song to a new playlist or to an existing playlist.
  3. Follow screen instructions to proceed.