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  • The Apple Music Voice plan is a cheaper version of Apple Music that you control entirely with your voice.
  • With Apple Music Voice, you get access to the entire Apple Music catalog, but have to use Siri to play it.
  • Apple Music Voice is only $4.99 per month, compared to $9.99 per month for the standard version.
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Along with Spotify, Apple Music is one of the premiere music


apps on the market today. It’s got songs from artists across the world — and it’s designed to work on iPhones, iPads, Macs, and even Android phones.

But the standard Apple Music plan costs $9.99 every month, which can be pricey for some customers. That’s why Apple now offers a cheaper version of Apple Music, which offers all the same songs but less features.

Here’s how the Apple Music Voice plan works, and how to sign up.

How Apple Music Voice works

Apple Music Voice works entirely through Siri: You don’t select songs or playlists by tapping them, but instead by asking Siri to play music.

So for example, if you want to listen to Britney Spears, you’ll tell Siri: “Play Britney Spears on Apple Music.” 

Or if you want to listen to a specific track, like “Toxic,” you’ll ask for it directly: “Play ‘Toxic’ by Britney Spears.” Once the song is over, you’ll hear similar recommended songs.

You can also give Siri some more freeform requests, like:

  • “Siri, play relaxing music.”
  • “Siri, play rock music from the 70s.”
  • “Siri, what’s the title of…