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How To Repeat Songs on iOS

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Are you a new iOS user and have been enjoying the freedom of music on your iPhone or iPad? You most likely want to listen to a tune repeatedly, but you can’t find where to put a song on repeat automatically. If this is happening to you, here is the solution. 

Quick Answer

Play the song you want to put on repeat, then click on the “Options” tab in the bottom-right corner. You will see another option named “Up Next“. Tap the repeat option beside the song to set it on repeat mode.

There are also other methods to repeat a song on iOS. Here is a complete step-by-step guide on the different techniques that can help you put a tune on repeat mode.

Method #1: Repeat Songs on the Apple Music App

Here are the steps to repeat songs on the Apple Music app.

  1. Launch Apple Music on your iOS device.
  2. Play the song that you need to put on repeat mode.
  3. Click the menu option (three lines) on the bottom-right corner.
  4. Click the repeat icon (two curved arrows).

A tiny “1” will appear on this option, indicating that you have successfully set a song on repeat mode.

Method #2: Ask Siri To Repeat Songs

If the above method is not convenient for you, you can also use Siri to repeat the song. You only need to ensure you have activated Siri, and it responds to your voice. 

You have to play the song and then say, “Hey Siri, repeat this song.” Siri will put that song on repeat mode.

Method #3: Repeat Songs on Spotify iOS

If you are using the Spotify iOS app on your device, you can repeat a song by following the steps below.

  1. Launch the Spotify app on your iOS device.
  2. Play a song that you want to put on repeat mode.
  3. Click the repeat button.

This will put that song on repeat mode, and you will be able to enjoy your favorite music.

Method #4: Repeat Songs on SoundCloud

If you are using SoundCloud to listen to music on your iOS device, you can easily repeat songs by following these steps.

  1. Launch the app and play your favorite song,
  2. Locate and click the repeat icon.

The icon will turn orange, and a little “1” will appear inside. This is how you can quickly put a song on repeat on SoundCloud.


These are the different methods to put songs on repeat mode. I hope these methods will help you enjoy your favorite music on repeat. If you face any problems while following these methods, you can share that with me by writing in the comment section. I will reply to you within a few hours and try to solve the issue.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I turn off the repeat function?

To turn off repeat mode, you have to click on the repeat icon again until the little “1” disappears from the icon. This will turn off repeat mode.

I can’t see the repeat button on the Apple Music app. What do I do?

If you can’t see the repeat button on the Apple Music app, you will have to make sure that the app is up to date and that you are not playing music on AutoPlay Queue.

On AutoPlay Queue mode, the repeat button will automatically disappear. So, to repeat a song, you will have to disable AutoPlay Queue first, and then you can see the repeat button. 

How can I repeat a playlist on iOS?

You can repeat a playlist on iOS through the following steps.

1. Launch the Apple Music app on your iPhone or iPad.
2. Tap on a song that belongs to the playlist you want to repeat.
3. Tap the repeat button once, putting the whole playlist on repeat mode.

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