How to Add a Full Album to a Playlist in Spotify on an iPhone

The playlist feature in Spotify provides a useful way to listen to all of your favorite songs. Anytime you hear a song in Spotify that you like, it’s just a matter of a few button taps to add that song to a list.

But occasionally you may discover a new artist, or you may decide that you like all of the songs on a particular album, and want to put them on a playlist. But adding all of those individual songs can be tedious, so adding the whole album at once can be a bit of a time saver. Our tutorial below will show you how to add a full album to an iPhone Spotify playlist.

Related Topic: If you would like to start downloading playlists for offline play, then check out our how to save a playlist on Spotify article.

How to Add an Album to an iPhone Spotify Playlist

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 7 Plus in iOS 10.3.3. This guide will assume that you already have a playlist created to which you would like to add the full album. If you don’t have a playlist yet, then this article will show you how to make one.

Step 1: Open the Spotify app.

open spotify app

Step 2: Select the Search tab at the bottom of the screen.

open the search tab

Step 3: Type the name of the album or the artist, then select the album that you want to add to the playlist. Note that it should say “Album” under the search result, or should be listed in the “Albums” section of the search results.

select the album

Step 4: Touch the three dot icon at the top-right corner of the screen.

iphone spotipfy album options

Step 5: Choose the Add to Playlist option.

iphone spotify add to playlist

Step 6: Select the playlist to which you want to add the album.

how to add full album to playlist in spotify iphone

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