5 Easy Ways to Fix Apple Music Playing But No Sound

Posted by Adam Gorden on Apr 11, 2022 9:15 AM.

"I've noticed that when I try to play music from my Apple Music app, there is no sound. It shows that songs are playing, but there is no sound. Other apps, like Spotify and Instagram, are working well. What should I do to repair it?" – User from Apple Music Community.

Apple Music is a great music streaming service and it has become the second-largest music streaming service internationally. It has cumulated over 98 million users since it has been released in June 2015. Though it has performed well in music playing, it will have some errors sometimes. Do you have met the same problem as above? You may see the song is playing but no sound. Today we will show you how to fix Apple Music has no sound in simple steps.

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Part 1. How to Fix Apple Music No Sound on iOS/Android Devices
Part 2. Best Way to Free Apple Music for Playing Correctly on Your Devices

How to Fix Apple Music No Sound on iOS/Android Devices

Do you feel annoyed when you start to play Apple Music but found no sound? Don't worry, we will show you some guides to fix Apple Music no sound on your smartphone. Before we start, make sure the speaker is good on your device. Here're the solutions for fixing the playing errors of Apple Music.

1. Restart Apple Music App

When your Apple Music has playing errors, the easiest way is to reopen the app. You may close the app in the multi-mission list and restart it.

Close Apple Music App and Restart It

1) Swipe up from the bottom of the screen and pause in the middle of the screen from the Home screen.

2) Swipe to the right to access the Apple Music app.

3) To close the Apple Music app, swipe up on the preview.

4) Go back to the Home page and open the Apple Music app again.

2. Re-login Apple ID

If the way above can't fix the error, you can try to re-login to your Apple ID. Here are detailed steps to show you how to log out of Apple Music and re-login to it again.

Re-login Apple Music ID on iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch

sign out apple music on iphone

1) On your iPhone, launch the Settings app.

2) Tap [Your Name] on the top.

3) Scroll down to the bottom and click the Sign Out option to log out of your Apple ID.

4) Then enter your Apple ID password to confirm.

5) Now, sign back in and see if Apple Music works normally.

Re-login Apple Music Account on Android Phone

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1) Open the Apple Music app on your phone.

2) Click the three-dot icon and choose the Account option.

3) Scroll down to click the Sign Out button.

4) Then click the SIGN OUT option on the note to confirm.

5) Now sign in back to Apple Music with the same Apple ID.

3. Check the Update of the Apple Music App and OS Version

You can also check the updates of the Apple Music app and the OS version of your phone. You may update them from the Settings app on your phone. Make sure your Apple Music app and the OS are in the latest version.

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4. Restart Your Device

If your phone's OS and the Apple Music app are in the latest version, that might be something wrong with your phone. You can reboot your phone to clean all the wrong data.

Restart Your Phone:

1) Long press the Power button and swipe to close your phone.

2) Then wait for seconds, press the Power button again to start the device.

When your phone has been restarted, now you may open the Apple Music app again to see if it is working correctly. Generally, the error will be fixed. If the problem still can't be solved, you might have to redownload the Apple Music app.

5. Reinstall Apple Music App

Another solution is to reinstall the Apple Music app on your phone. Delete the Apple Music app will also delete the downloaded Apple Music data. So, remember to sync your library to iTunes in advance for saving your playlists. Here's a guide of reinstall Apple Music on iPhone. The steps of reinstalling Apple Music on Android are similar to on iPhone, you can take a reference.

Reinstall Apple Music on Your Phone

dekete the apple music app

1) Long press the Apple Music app on the Home page until the delete option appears.

2) To delete the Apple Music app, select the Delete App option.

3) Go to App Store to search for Apple Music and install it on your device.

Best Way to Free Apple Music for Playing Correctly on Your Devices

There's a better method to help you play Apple Music on your devices. Though playing music with the Apple Music app is convenient, it will have some errors sometimes. And the Apple Music files are in an encrypted M4P format which can't be played without its app. So you can't play the downloaded Apple Music files on other devices or import them to other apps. Luckily, you will meet an audio converter called ViWizard Audio Converter.

When we talk about the professional audio converter, ViWizard Audio Converter must be on the list. It can convert Apple Music without causing any quality loss and retain all of the ID3 tags and metadata information, such as song title, cover, genre, year, and so on. Furthermore, ViWizard supports batch conversion at a startlingly fast speed of up to 30X. Furthermore, this powerful audio tool can convert iTunes tracks, audiobooks, and Audible books, as well as other common audios.

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ViWizard Audio Converter Key Features

  • convert Apple Music to MP3, WAV, AAC and other formats
  • Convert iTunes audiobooks and Audible audiobook into MP3 and others
  • 30x high conversion speed
  • Maintain lossless output quality
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How to Use ViWizard Audio Converter to Free Apple Music in MP3 Files

We'll show you how to download and convert Apple Music to MP3 for use on other apps and devices in this article. Please first install the ViWizard Audio Converter on your computer.

Step 1 Insert Apple Music into the Converter

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When you launch the ViWizard Audio Converter program, the iTunes app will appear right away. Navigate to your Apple Music library by clicking the Load iTunes Library button in the upper-left corner of the window to import it to ViWizard for conversion. You can also drag and drop Apple Music files from your computer into the converter.

Step 2Alter the Audio Parameters of Apple Music

select output format

When you've finished loading the music into the converter. Then, select the Format panel. You can choose the desired output format from the available options. MP3 can be chosen as the output format for playback on other devices. The audio editing feature in ViWizard allows users to fine-tune some music settings for better sound quality. In real-time, you can, for example, change the audio channel, sample rate, and bit rate. You can also change the audio output destination by clicking the three-dot icon next to the Format panel.

Step 3Begin Converting and Obtaining Apple Music

start the conversion

Now, click the Convert button to begin the Apple Music download and conversion process. When the conversion is finished, click the History button in the upper-right corner of the window to see all converted Apple Music files.


We have composed 5 solutions for fixing no sound from Apple Music. These methods are easy to complete. You can pick one to solve your problem in simple clicks. Here we also show you the best way to play Apple Music offline without restraint. You can free your Apple Music playlists with ViWizard Audio Converter. If you want to know further about ViWizard, just click the button below and start to free your Apple Music at once

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