To play Apple Music on Alexa-enabled devices, you can use the Apple Music skill and link your Apple Music account to Alexa. Here’s a step-by-step guide:

1. Set Up Apple Music Skill:

  1. Open the Alexa App:
    • Launch the Alexa app on your smartphone or tablet.
  2. Navigate to Skills & Games:
    • Tap on the menu icon (three horizontal lines) in the upper-left corner.
    • Select “Skills & Games.”
  3. Search for Apple Music:
    • In the search bar, type “Apple Music” and press enter.
  4. Enable Apple Music Skill:
    • Locate the “Apple Music” skill from the search results.
    • Tap on it and then tap “Enable to Use.”

2. Link Apple Music Account:

  1. Sign in to Apple ID:
    • Enter your Apple ID credentials when prompted.
  2. Authorize Alexa Access:
    • Authorize Alexa to access your Apple Music account.
  3. Set Apple Music as Default Service (Optional):
    • In the Alexa app, go to “Settings.”
    • Scroll down to “Music” and select “Choose default music services.”
    • Set Apple Music as your default music service if desired.

3. Control Apple Music with Voice Commands:

Now that you’ve linked your Apple Music account to Alexa, you can use voice commands to play music:

  • “Alexa, play [song name] by [artist] on Apple Music.”
  • “Alexa, play my playlist on Apple Music.”
  • “Alexa, play [genre] music on Apple Music.”

Note:

  • Apple Music Subscription:
    • You need an active Apple Music subscription to use this feature.
  • Alexa-Compatible Devices:
    • Ensure that your Alexa-enabled device supports music playback. This includes devices like Echo speakers, Fire TV, and other devices with Alexa integration.
  • Availability:
    • The availability of Apple Music on Alexa may vary by region, and certain features may be limited.

By following these steps, you should be able to play Apple Music on your Alexa-enabled devices seamlessly. If you encounter any issues, check for updates on both the Alexa app and Apple Music app, and ensure your devices are connected to the internet.

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