How to Use Apple Music Lyrics

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

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.

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.

iOS 11 vs iOS 10: What’s New in iOS 11.1.2

What's New in iOS 11.1 & iOS 11.1.2

What's New in iOS 11.1 & iOS 11.1.2

The iOS 11.1.2 update focuses mainly on fixes for the iPhone X that are very important for many users. The update is about 50 to 60MB for most users and should install pretty quickly if you are already on iOS 11.1.1.

  • Fixes and issue where the iPhone X screen becomes temporarily unresponsive to touch after a rapid temperature drop. 
  • Addresses an issue that could cause distortion in Live Photos and videos captured with the iPhone X. 

If you are on a much older version the update will be larger and it will include the other fixes listed below. 

The iOS 11.1.1 update is out now for the iPhone and iPad. This update includes all of the changes from iOS 11.1 and two very important fixes. This small update is just over 50MB in size on most iPhones that are on iOS 11.1 already. 

  • Fixes autocorrect problem that replaced "I" with a question mark box and other symbols. 
  • Fixes Hey Siri not responding. 

The iOS 11.1.1 update includes all of the same security fixes as iOS 11.1, and the new features outlined below. After a lot of iOS 11 problems, the iOS 11.1 update is about delivering a lot of fixes that will help you use the iPhone better. This is a free update that is about 200 to 300 MB in size and it is one that most users will want to install on their iPhone. Here's a full list of the changes in iOS 11.1 including many fixes for the Photos app and for Accessibility. 

  • Over 70 new emoji characters including new food types, animals, mythical creatures, clothing options, more expressive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters and more
  • Resolves an issue that could cause some photos to appear blurry
  • Addresses an issue that could cause Live Photo effects to playback slowly
  • Fixes an issue that could cause some photos to not display in the People album when restoring from an iCloud Backup
  • Fixes an issue that could impact performance when swiping between screenshots
  • Improves braille support for Grade 2 input
  • Improves VoiceOver access to multi-page PDFs
  • Improves VoiceOver rotor actions for announcing incoming notifications
  • Improves VoiceOver rotor actions menu when removing an app from the App Switcher
  • Fixes an issue for some users where alternative keys would not display when using VoiceOver with Touch Typing
  • Fixes an issue where VoiceOver rotor would always return to default action in Mail
  • Fixes an issue where VoiceOver rotor would not delete messages
  • Adds back support for accessing the app switcher by pressing on edge of display with 3D Touch
  • Fixes an issue that caused cleared Mail notifications to reappear on Lock screen
  • Fixes an issue in enterprise environments that prevented data from being moved between managed apps
  • Fixes an issue with some 3rd-party GPS accessories that caused inaccuracies in location data
  • Resolves an issue where settings for Heart Rate notifications were appearing in Apple Watch app (1st generation)
  • Fixes an issue where app icons were not appearing in notifications on Apple Watch

Apple also includes a number of important security fixes, including one for a major WiFi flaw in this update. Most users will want to install iOS 11.1 for the security updates as much as for the new emoji. 

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