Apple’s iPhone is one of the most preferred smartphones in the recent past. It is quite obvious that you may be desperate to free up some space on the device in spite of the greater capacity options that are available. You may want the space for photos, movie rental or to download any required app.It would be rather a daunting task to trace out those areas where you can empty the storage space. Most of the times, there would be many songs that you wouldn’t be listening to, lying idle in your iPhone. Deleting them can free up the considerable amount of space.
However, if you cultivate a habit of frequently syncing your music, hopefully, there will be no hassles in deleting songs on your iPhone, thus you can free up the precious space. The arrival of iTunes Match can even come handy as the service is offered for a subscription and through this, you can download any desired song in a wireless coverage area.There is no necessity for you to carry all your music. Through any form of iOS, even iOS 8, the music deleting process on the iPhone becomes very easy. But the process will differ little bit among earlier versions of iOS. In this article, let us learn how to delete songs from iPhone.
How to Delete Songs from iPhone iPad and iOS Devices?
If you are having iOS version 7 or 8, it can definitely help you in deleting songs, which are on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch. In order to delete the songs, access the Music app and direct through Songs, Albums or Artists and select the songs that you would want to remove. Swipe your finger from rightwards to leftwards through the song that you would want to remove. You will find a red box, which says ‘Delete’; hit on it to delete the song from your device.
Steps to Delete Music on your iPhone/iPad:
Following are the steps to delete all music from iPhone running on iOS 8:
Step 1: Open ‘Settings’ and select ‘General’
Step 2: Scroll down and select the option ‘Usage’
Step 3: You will find Manage Storage tap on it
Step 4: Now you will find Music tap on it
Step 5: On the top right, you will find ‘Edit’; tap on it
Step 7: Now you will find the icon with red minus sign next to all music; click on it
Step 8: Hit on ‘Delete’
Now you are done with it! All the music would have been deleted from your music app.
Based on your iOS version, you will be able to delete albums, single songs or the whole artist libraries. In case you have problems deleting songs from your iPhone, you can try iTunes to resync and delete the songs, which you want to get rid of.
Hope this article would have been helpful for those who are battling with storage space on their iPhone and want to remove songs that they don’t even listen to.