How to Delete a Playlist from the Spotify App on an iPhone 7

Spotify is a very popular music streaming service. You can use it for free but, if you sign up for a premium subscription, you gain access to additional features, plus you remove the ads. One feature that is present on any Spotify subscription, however, is the ability to create playlists. This is a helpful tool that lets you curate your favorite music into different collections of songs that can be based on events, moods, or basically anything you want.

But the playlist feature is so useful that you might eventually have more playlists than you can realistically manage. Therefore, it might be time to delete some of the them. The guide below will show you how to delete a playlist through the Spotify app on your iPhone.


How to Delete a Spotify Playlist in the iPhone App

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 7 Plus in iOS 10.3.1. Once you have delete the playlist from your Spotify account using these steps, it will be gone from the other locations where you might also access Spotify. This includes the desktop app, tablets, other phones, or any other device on which you can play music from your Spotify account.

Step 1: Open the Spotify app.

open the spotify iphone app



Step 2: Tap the Your Library button at the bottom-right corner of the screen.

select the your library tab in spotify



Step 3: Touch the Playlists button.

select the playlists menu



Step 4: Tap the Edit button at the top-right corner of the screen.

tap the edit button at the top of the spotify playlist screen



Step 5: Touch the red circle to the left of the playlist that you would like to delete.

select the spotify playlist to delete



Step 6: Tap the red Delete button to remove the playlist from your Spotify account. You can then delete any additional playlists that you no longer want. Once you are done, tap the Done button at the top-right corner of the screen.

how to delete a playlist from spotify on an iphone



Do you have an Apple TV, but you’ve been struggling to get your Spotify music to play on it? Learn how to listen to Spotify on an Apple TV with the help of the AirPlay feature on your iPhone. newsletter
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