How to Use Apple Music Lyrics

Here is a guide on how to use Apple Music Lyrics.

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Apple Music is a newer feature to Apple products, giving customers the ability to stream and download music directly from the massive iTunes library right to their Music app on their iOS devices.

When we want to learn the lyrics to a song we are especially enjoying while using Music, we usually have to navigate to Safari and do a quick Google search for lyrics.

With iOS 10, Apple wants to bring the full music experience to the user by now providing a Lyrics feature to Apple Music.

How to Use Apple Music Lyrics

Here are the steps you take to access Lyrics within Apple Music.

Watch the above video to learn how to read the Lyrics to songs in Apple Music.

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Access the Lyrics Feature

While using Apple Music in iOS 10, you will see your current song being played in a smaller banner at the bottom of the screen. Tapping this will reveal the full screen card of the song and allow you to access additional features.

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In addition to the Cloud download and Airplay options you will notice three dots on the right lower side of the screen. Tapping this will reveal multiple options for that given song including Download, Delete from Library, Add to Playlist and Share options.

There should also be a tab included now for Lyrics. Tapping the Lyrics text will open a new window very similar looking to the Notes application and you will see the lyrics for your current song display in front of you.

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There are still going to be songs you may find that don’t have lyrics inputted yet but Apple is quickly rolling out Lyrics for all songs available and you should be able to sing along soon.

You are also able to access Lyrics by scrolling down on the Now Playing card. Instead of hitting the three dots you scroll down to the Up Next list and it now shows Lyrics above that.

This is a great new addition to the Apple Music service and is sure to be utilized by users everywhere who want to play karaoke to their favorite tunes.

What’s New in iOS 10.1

What's New in iOS 10.1

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What's New in iOS 10.1

This is a list of what's new in iOS 10.1, including new features like Portrait mode on the iPhone 7 Plus and a number of important fixes for the iPhone and iPad. 

 


 

Camera and Photos


 

  • Introduces Portrait Camera for iPhone 7 Plus that creates a depth effect that keeps your subject sharp while creating a beautifully blurred background (beta)
  • People names in the Photos app are saved in iCloud backups
  • Improved the display of wide color gamut photos in the grid views of the Photos app
  • Fixes an issue where opening the Camera app would show a blurred or flashing screen for some users
  • Fixes an issue that caused Photos to quit for some users when turning on iCloud Photo Library

Maps

 


  • Transit support for every major train, subway, ferry, and national bus line, as well as local bus systems for Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya
  • Sign-based transit navigation including layouts of all underground structures and walkways that connect large transit stations
  • Transit fare comparison when viewing alternative transit routes

Messages

 


  • New option to replay bubble and full screen effects
  • Messages effects can play with Reduce Motion enabled
  • Fixes an issue that could lead to contact names appearing incorrectly in Messages
  • Addresses an issue where Messages could open to a white screen
  • Addresses an issue that could prevent the report junk option from displaying with unknown senders
  • Fixes an issue where videos captured and sent in the Messages app could be missing audio

Apple Watch

 


  • Adds distance and average pace to workout summaries in the Activity app for outdoor wheelchair run pace and outdoor wheelchair walk pace
  • Fixes issues that may have prevented Music playlists from syncing to Apple Watch
  • Addresses an issue that was preventing invitations and data to appear in Activity Sharing
  • Fixes an issue that was allowing Activity Sharing to update over cellular when manually disabled
  • Resolves an issue that was causing some third-party apps to crash when inputting text

Other improvements and fixes

 


  • Improves Bluetooth connectivity with 3rd party accessories
  • Improves AirPlay Mirroring performance when waking a device from sleep
  • Fixes an issue where playback would not work for iTunes purchased content when the "Show iTunes Purchases" setting is turned off
  • Fixes an issue where certain selfie apps and face filters used with the FaceTime HD Camera on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus did not display a live preview
  • Fixes an issue in Health where individual strokes are converted to separate characters when using the Chinese handwriting keyboard
  • Improves performance of sharing websites from Safari to Messages
  • Fixes an issue in Safari that caused web previews in tab view to not display correctly
  • Fixes an issue that caused certain Mail messages to be reformatted with very small text
  • Fixes an issue that caused some HTML email to be formatted incorrectly
  • Fixes an issue that in some cases caused the search field to disappear in Mail
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent Today View Widgets from updating when launched
  • Fixes an issue where Weather widget sometimes failed to load data
  • Fixes an issue on iPhone 7 where Home Button click settings would not appear in search results
  • Fixes an issue that prevented spam alert extensions from blocking calls
  • Resolves an issue that could prevent alarm sounds from going off
  • Fixes an issue where audio playback via Bluetooth would cause the Taptic engine to stop providing feedback for some users
  • Resolves an issue preventing some users from restoring from iCloud Backup
  • For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website:  https://support.apple.com/HT201222 

Keep reading to check out the iOS 10 features and iOS 10.1 features that these updates offer.

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