When you are creating a new playlist for your iPhone 5, you do so assuming that certain songs will fit certain situations, and that the playlist will be enjoyable to hear. But if you listen to a playlist a lot, you may discover that you are growing tired of a song, or that it doesn’t fit with the rest of the playlist. But rather than discarding the entire list, you can simply delete that song from the playlist and continue to listen to the rest of the songs that you are still enjoying. So continue reading below to learn how to remove a song from a playlist on your iPhone 5.
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Delete a Song from a Playlist on the iPhone 5
Note that removing a song from a playlist will not remove it from your device. You can continue to listen to a song that has been removed fro a playlist by accessing it on the Songs or Artists tab at the bottom of the screen.
Step 1: Launch the Music app.
Step 2: Touch the Playlists button at the bottom of the screen.
Step 3: Select the playlist containing the song that you want to remove.
Step 4: Touch the Edit button at the top of the screen.
Step 5: Touch the red circle to the left of the song that you want to remove from the playlist.
Step 6: Touch the Delete button to the right of the song to remove it from the playlist.
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