How to Gift Apple Music: Using iTunes or Apple Gift Cards

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Apple Music is a popular music streaming service that requires a monthly fee to access its library of millions of songs. But did you know that you can use an iTunes or Apple gift card to pay for your Apple Music membership? In this post, we’ll go over the steps you need to take to redeem your gift card and use it to pay for your Apple Music subscription.

First off, the short answer is yes, you can use your iTunes gift card or the new Apple gift card to pay for your Apple Music membership. However, you do need to redeem your gift card before you can use it to pay for your subscription. There are two different ways to do this.

The first way is through the Apple Music app. Once you’re in the app, click on the “Listen” button and then click on your profile icon in the top right corner. From there, click on “Redeem Gift Card or Code” and enter the information on your gift card.

The second way is through the Settings app on your iPhone. In the Settings app, click on your name and then click on the “iTunes & App Store” option. From there, click on your Apple ID and then click on “Redeem Gift Card or Code” to enter your gift card information.

It’s important to note that the location of the gift card redemption option can change with each new iOS update. If you can’t find the option, leave a comment or do a quick online search for the most up-to-date instructions.

In conclusion, using an iTunes or Apple gift card to pay for your Apple Music subscription is a convenient way to enjoy your favorite songs without having to worry about a monthly bill. Whether you choose to redeem your gift card through the Apple Music app or the Settings app, the process is quick and easy. Try it out for yourself and enjoy your music hassle-free!


How much is a 1 year Apple Music subscription?
$9.99/month or $99/year for individuals.
Can you buy a year of Apple Music?
Switch your Apple subscription to a different type, such as a monthly plan, annual plan, or student plan.
How do I gift an App subscription?
If you're an Android user, Google Play doesn't offer the same gifting service. But don't worry, there is a workaround. In the Google Play Store app, tap on the Menu button. From there, select “Send gift”.