Create an instant mix

With Google Play Music, you can make endless mixes based on your favorite artists or songs in your library. You can see what's coming up next and skip ahead as often as you like when listening to an instant mix.

After you create an instant mix, you can listen to it on your computer and all your devices that use the Google Play Music Icon Google Play Music app, as long as you're signed in to the same account.

Create an instant mix

If you know what you're in the mood to hear, here's how you can create a mix:

On your mobile device

From the Instant Mixes menu:

  1. Open the Google Play Music app Google Play Music Icon.
  2. Touch Menu Google Play Music Menu icon > Instant Mixes.
  3. Touch Create new instant mix.
  4. Search for an artist, song, or album in your library.

From a song, artist, or album page:

  1. Open the Google Play Music app Google Play Music Icon.
  2. Touch Menu Google Play Music Menu icon > My Library.
  3. Swipe to select a song, album, or artist page.
  4. Touch Menu Menu > Start instant mix.
On Android TV
  1. Open the Google Play Music app Google Play Music Icon.
  2. Select an artist, album, song, or genre.
  3. Select Start Instant Mix.
On your computer
  1. Visit your Instant mixes menu.
  2. Select the New instant mix Google Play Music Add option.
  3. Search for an artist, song, or album in your library.

You can rate songs using the thumbs up thumbs up and thumbs down thumbs down ratings to help Google Play Music create instant mixes with more music you like.

If you don’t have enough music in your collection to create an instant mix from a selection, try creating a mix using a different song, artist, or album.

Edit a mix

After you've created an instant mix, you can view and edit your mix on your computer or mobile device.

On your mobile device
  1. Touch the Now Playing bar located near the bottom of your app to display your Queue icon Google Play Music Queue.
  2. Touch the Queue icon > Menu icon Menu to see additional options.

Note: You can also swipe a song to the right to remove it.

On your computer
  1. Select the Queue icon Google Play Music Queue on the bottom of your screen.
  2. Hover over a song until the Menu icon Menu appears.
  3. Touch the Menu icon to see additional options.

Delete an instant mix

On the Instant mixes menu on your computer or mobile device, you can remove a mix by selecting Menu Menu > Delete.