Update your location settings in YouTube Music

When you start using YouTube Music, location-based recommendations are turned off. Location helps YouTube Music offer you personalized music recommendations based on where you are. You can change your location-based settings to turn them on or off.

Change your location-based settings

Note: Location history is automatically turned off for made for kids content

Turn on location-based recommendations

  1. Visit music.youtube.com.
  2. Select your profile picture .
  3. Select Settings "".
  4. Select Privacy.
  5. Make sure location-based recommendations are not paused. This setting will allow you to get location-based recommendations.
Note: You can also give YouTube Music access to your Location History for even more personalized recommendations. Learn more about how to turn on your Location History.

Turn off location-based recommendations

  1. Visit music.youtube.com..
  2. Select your profile picture  .
  3. Select Settings "".
  4. Select Privacy.
  5. Make sure location-based recommendations are paused. This setting will prevent you from getting location-based recommendations.
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