Apple Music is one of the best music streaming service providers with 75 million songs, podcasts, and DJ mixes. They are coming with exclusive playlists. The basic subscription costs $9.99/month. If you want, you can get a family subscription for 5 simultaneous streams at $14.99/month. Spotify app is compatible with all Apple devices. But what if you have Amazon Firestick. There are two ways to stream Apple Music on your Firestick.

Apple Music can be streamed on your streaming device either by linking Apple Music with Alexa and then setting up Alexa with the Firestick. Or you can convert the Apple Music to a format that is compatible with Firestick and then upload it to Plex Media Server or Amazon Music to stream. The first suggested method is so easy, but then the latter will have lots of work to do. Both ways are discussed in this tutorial.

How to Listen to Apple Music on Firestick

  • Set Up Apple Music With Alexa
  • Connect Alexa with Firestick

Set Up Apple Music with Alexa

(1) Make sure to subscribe to Apple Music.

(2) Install and launch Apple Music on your smartphone.

(3) Likewise, install the Amazon Alexa app on your smartphone.

(4) Now, open the Amazon Alexa app and log in to the Amazon account that you used on your Firestick.

(5) Tap the Menu icon and choose Settings.

(6) On the Settings screen, choose Music and then select Link New Service.

Amazon Alexa

(7) You can find all the available Music services, tap Apple Music.

Set up Apple Music with Alexa

(8) Then, tap on Enable to Use button. Now, you need to sign in with your Apple ID and password.

Set up Apple Music with Alexa for Firestick

(9) Once done, tap the Allow button.

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(10) Tap Done on the next screen that tells Apple Music successfully linked.

(11) Now, go to Settings > Music Settings. Then choose Apple Music as the default music library and default station.

Set up Apple Music with Alexa for Firestick

Connect Alexa with Firestick

(1) Launch the Alexa app on your smartphone.

(2) Then, go to Settings and then choose TV and Video Option.

(3) On the next screen, click on the Fire TV or Firestick.

(4) Then, click on the Link your Alexa device option.

(5) Now, your smartphone will scan for available Fire TV devices.

(6) Select your Firestick device by tapping on its name and click Continue.

(7) If you have more than one Alexa, select the particular Alexa device.

(8) Then, tap on the Link Devices option.

(9) Press and hold the Alexa mic button on the remote and command Alexa. Say like “Alexa, play hip-hop music from Apple Music.”

(10) It will start playing. You can use the commands like Play, Pause, Previous song, Next song, Stop Music, etc.

Related: How to Install Pandora on Firestick.

Alternative Way to Stream Apple Music on Firestick

(1) Install and launch the Sidify Music converter app on your computer.

(2) The UI will resemble Apple Music.

(3) Now, click on the Add button.

(4) You can find your entire iTunes library. Select the songs that you want to convert.

(5) Then choose desired output format.

(6) Now, you can upload it to Amazon Music or the Plex Media Server on Firestick.

(7) Then, open the app and stream music on your Firestick.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is Apple Music and iTunes the same?

No, iTunes is like your File Manager app that helps you to organize and manage music on your iOS devices. Whereas Apple Music is a music streaming service that streams millions of songs online.

2. Can I play Apple Music through Alexa?

Yes, you can play Apple Music through Alexa.