Create or edit a playlist

Never lose track of your favorite music videos by creating custom playlists in YouTube Music. 

How to create and edit playlists in YouTube Music

Your playlists will show up on the Library tab of both the YouTube Music and YouTube apps.

When you are viewing a made for kids video, song, or an artist detail page, the Menu  options will be different than what is displayed on other content. You will not be able to add this content to a playlist, to your liked songs, or share it. 

Create a new playlist or add a song to a playlist

You can create a new playlist or add songs to an existing playlist in a few different ways.

From anywhere in YouTube Music:

  1. Tap on the cover art for the song you’re listening to or tap Menu .
  2. Tap Share .
  3. Select New playlist or select an existing playlist.

From the Library:

  1. Go to the Playlists tab.
  2. Select New playlist.

By selecting the Related tab: 

  1. On the payer page of any song, tap Related.
  2. Tap Menu .
  3. Tap Add to playlist.
  4. Tap New playlist or select your preferred playlist.

By selecting an upcoming song in the playlist or station:

  1. On the player page of any song, tap Up next.
  2. Long press on a song.
  3. From the menu that appears, tap Add to playlist.
  4. Tap New playlist or select an existing playlist.

Edit a playlist

To edit a playlist you've created:

  1. Select Library and then Playlists.
  2. Find the playlist you’ve created that you would like to edit.
  3. To change the title of your playlist, add a description, or change privacy, click More   and then Edit.
  4. To reorder songs, click the playlist you’ve created that you would like to edit.
  5. Drag and drop songs into the preferred order.

Delete a playlist

To delete a playlist:

  1. Find the playlist in your Library.
  2. Select More  and then Delete playlist

 

YouTube Music is a music-centered experience — you can only watch and create playlists of music videos. If you make a playlist in the YouTube main app, only music videos from your playlist will surface on YouTube Music. You can enjoy playlists of non-music videos in the YouTube app. 
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