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How to Add Apple Music or Spotify to Google Maps?


Google Maps has already added built-in music playback controls for iPhone and Android, so that you can listening to the music while navigating and keep your eyes on your driving without getting distracted. Now Google Maps supports the popular music streaming services including Apple Music, Spotify, and Google Play Music. So if you are stuck in traffic jam or endurance running, you can control your music player directly from Google Maps without needing to switch to the music app.


Let’s see how to add Apple Music to Google Maps on iPhone and add Spotify on Android, so that you can manage your music playback while navigation directly from the main screen of Google Maps.

Add Apple Music and Spotify to Google Maps

Part 1: How to Add Apple Music to Google Maps on iPhone

Step 1Open App Store to check and update your Google Maps to the latest version.

Step 2Open Google Maps, tap the menu icon > then tap on Setting button.

Add Apple Music to Google Maps

Step 3Tap on Navigation under the "Getting Around" section.

Add Apple Music to Google Maps

Step 4On Sound & Voice section, tap on "Music playback controls" and select Apple Music you have signed up for. You will be directed to an authorization screen asking to allow Google Maps to manage your music service.

Add Apple Music to Google Maps

Step 5Apple Music was already on the main screen of Maps, and you can play, stop, play previous or next song to control your music.

Part 1: How to Add Spotify to Google Maps on Android

Step 1Open Play Store and update your Google Maps to the latest version on your Android phone.

Step 2Launch Google Maps and open its Setting screen. Tap on "Settings", then scroll down and tap on "Navigation settings" option.

Add Spotify music to Google Maps

Step 3Toggle the option "Show Media Playback Controls" on.

Step 4Select Spotify that you have signed up for. After all the settings done, the playback controls will appear on the Google Maps app main screen while you’re navigating.

Add Spotify music to Google Maps
Extra tips: This feature is available in certain area like Canada and USA, and it will take some time to reach in more countries. You can check this feature on the latest updates of App Store or Play Store.

Extra Tips: How to Keeps Songs Downloaded from Apple Music Forever?

Apple Music is one of the most popular music streaming services, especially for Apple users, but also can be interpreted as a rental service which give its paid subscribers the permission to stream any song available in their library, but users do not actually own the music even they already downloaded songs to their device. When the subscription expires, all streaming music you've downloaded from the Apple Music catalog will disappear.

Is there any way that you can use to save the songs you downloaded from Apple Music forever in case you cancel the subscription someday? Yes, absolutely there is. Here Sidify Apple Music Converter is capable of downloading songs from Apple Music to ordinary audio formats including MP3, AAC, WAV or FLAC, thus you can save the songs you downloaded from Apple Music without worrying the subscription expires.

Key Features of Sidify Apple Music Converter

Sidify Apple Music Converter

  • OKConvert Apple Music and iTunes M4P music to MP3, AAC, FLAC or WAV;
  • OKUnlock DRM from iTunes M4A, M4B & Audible AA, AAX audiobooks;
  • OKPreserve 100% lossless sound quality after conversion;
  • OK10X Conversion Speed; Keep all ID3 Tags and metadata.