Music + videos

Create a playlist

You can create custom playlists of your favorite music right on your Windows Phone and then save them for later.

To create a playlist

  1. On Start, tap Music + Videos Music+Videos icon, flick to Collection, and then tap Music.

  2. Tap and hold an artist, album, song, genre, or even an existing playlist, then tap Add to now playing to add the music to a temporary queue.

  3. To create the playlist, you'll need to open the now playing queue by doing one of the following:

    • On Start, tap Music + Videos Music+Videos icon, flick to History, then tap the album art of what's currently playing (or paused).
    • Press either the Volume Up Volume Up button or Volume Down Volume Down button button on the side of your phone. In the music control that appears at the top of the screen, tap the artist name.
  4. Under the album art, tap the song that's currently playing (or paused). This will take you to the now playing queue.

  5. Tap Save Save icon, enter a name for your playlist, and then tap Enter Enter key.

Tip

You can tap the Select Select button button to choose several songs, and then add all of them to the now playing queue at the same time.

To delete a playlist

  1. On Start, tap Music + Videos Music+Videos icon, flick to Collection, and then tap Music.

  2. Flick to Playlists, tap and hold the playlist you want to delete, tap Delete, and then tap Yes.

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