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Stream music to your Xbox One with Xbox Music

Overview

Listen to music by streaming from the Xbox Music Store to your Xbox One console. With an Xbox Music Pass, you can access thousands of songs through your console. Here's how:

  1. On your console, sign in with your Xbox Live gamertag.
  2. Go to Music and select the Xbox Music app.
  3. Browse or search for music. Select a song or playlist to stream.

Notes

  • If you haven’t used the Xbox Music app yet, you’ll have to download the app by selecting the Music tile on the Home screen.
  • On Xbox One, Xbox Music Pass is streaming only. Available content may vary by country and over time. See Xbox Music for more details.

Frequently asked questions

Can I use the Xbox Music cloud collection on my Xbox One console?

As an Xbox Music Pass subscriber, you have access to the thousands of songs in the Xbox Music cloud collection, which you can access directly through your console. You can also access the collection from a computer running Windows 8 or Windows RT, iOS devices, Android devices, Windows Phone 8 and online at Xbox Music.

What do I need to play music on my Xbox One console?

You need an Xbox Music Pass to play music on your console.

If you don’t have an Xbox Music Pass, you can still explore Xbox Music. If you’re an Xbox One user, you can stream 15 tracks for free without an Xbox Music Pass.

Can I use my Xbox Music Pass with multiple accounts?

No. An Xbox Music Pass can be associated with only one Xbox Live account or gamertag.

How can I cancel my Music Pass?

You can cancel your Xbox Music Pass at any time. To find out how to do so, see Cancel your Xbox Music Pass.

How do I manage my Xbox Music account?

You can manage your Xbox Music account by selecting Subscriptions in the Settings app on your Xbox One console. You can also manage it with the Xbox Music app for Windows 8 or My Account on Xbox.com.

Xbox Live service is not available

If you see "Xbox Live service is not available" when trying to access Xbox Music from your Xbox One console, try the following:

Solution 1: Check the Xbox Live service status.

Solution 2: Accept the Terms of Use:

  1. Go to Xbox Live Terms of Use.
  2. Accept the Terms of Use if you're prompted to do so.
  3. Start Xbox Music on your Xbox One console.

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