How to Delete a Spotify Playlist on an iPhone 11

The steps in this article are going to show you how to delete a playlist from the Spotify app on your iPhone 11.

  1. Open Spotify.
  2. Select the Your Library tab.
  3. Choose the playlist that you want to delete.
  4. Tap the three dots at the top-right.
  5. Scroll down and choose Delete playlist.
  6. Touch the Delete button to confirm.

Creating and following playlists in your iPhone’s Spotify app lets you easily customize the type of music you want to listen to. You can even add and remove songs from those playlists in the future if you grow tired of a song or find something new that you want to add.

But over time you may find that you have too many playlists in your account, making navigation difficult. Fortunately you are able to delete a Spotify playlist from your iPhone and start clearing out that section of the app. You can alternatively choose to stop following a playlist if the playlist you want to remove is one that you did not create yourself.

How to Remove a Playlist from Spotify on an iPhone 11

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 11 in iOS 13.1.3, using the most current version of the Spotify app. These steps will also work on other iPhone models in other versions of iOS that are using this same version of Spotify.

Step 1: Open Spotify.

open Spotify

Step 2: Touch the Your Library tab at the bottom-right of the screen.

select the Your Library tab

Step 3: Choose the playlist to delete.

select the playlist to delete

Step 4: Tap the icon with three dots at the top-right of the screen.

open the playlist menu

Step 5: Scroll down and select the Delete playlist option. Note that if this is a playlist that you did not create, you will need to select the Stop following option instead.

select the delete playlist option

Step 6: Touch the Delete button to confirm removal of the playlist from your account.

how to delete a playlist on an iPhone 11

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