Pocket-lint - Apple Music is a music-streaming service that Apple launched in The service competes with the likes of Spotify , Google Play Music and Amazon Music Unlimited , offering users access to millions of songs and a multitude of features, depending on their subscription. Apple offers four paid-for subscription options, one of which is the Apple Music Family subscription. There's also an individual monthly subscription, individual annual subscription and Student subscription, as well as an option for Android device users. This feature focuses on the Apple Music Family subscription, detailing everything you need to know from how much it costs to what it offers and where it is available. If you set up Family Sharing , you will automatically become the family organiser. The Apple Music Family plan not only offers access for up to six users, but each of those users will have their own individual account, which will allow them to stream ad-free music and videos, access 60 million songs and their iTunes library, listen online or offline and download , songs to their library.
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Start a trial, then choose Family
With an Apple Music family subscription, up to six people can enjoy unlimited access to Apple Music on their devices. And each family member gets their own personal music library, and music recommendations based on what they love to listen to. Already subscribe to Apple Music? Tap or click the trial offer, one trial per person or family , choose Family, then tap or click Start Trial. If you're not sure if you have an Apple ID, we can help you find out. If you're asked for a verification code, you have two-factor authentication set up for your Apple ID. If asked, confirm your billing information and add a valid payment method. Then tap or click Join. Then invite family members to join your family group.
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One adult in your family — the organizer — invites all the other members to join and sets up accounts for anyone under Learn more. If you need more space, you can upgrade to a larger plan at any time. When you set up purchase sharing, everyone in the group gets immediate access to the songs, albums, movies, TV shows, books, and apps purchased by family members who choose to share them. Other family members can access your collection in the same way. If you want to keep some purchases private, you can choose to hide individual items. This applies to both purchases and free downloads.
Switch your subscription to a different type, such as a monthly plan, annual plan, or student plan. And see a list of subscription plans that Apple offers. If you no longer want a subscription, learn how to cancel a subscription. Some subscriptions are not available in all countries and regions. Find out what services are available in your country or re gion. Information about products not manufactured by Apple, or independent websites not controlled or tested by Apple, is provided without recommendation or endorsement.