30 Second Tips - Buy A Song With iTunes (iOS)

This is the 45th post in a series called 30 Second Tips. My goal is to show you how to do some neat stuff in 30 seconds or less!

Did you know that you can purchase a song as easily as downloading an app from the App Store?

To get started tap on the iTunes app.

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Tap on Music

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To find a specific song, tap on Search Store in the upper right.

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Type in the name of the song, artist, or album. As you type it will start to show Results. Tap on the Result you are looking for.

 Down Under by Men At Work is one of Mike's all time favorite songs.

Down Under by Men At Work is one of Mike's all time favorite songs.

If you would like to listen to a 90 second preview of the song before purchasing it you can tap on the album artwork to the left of the song on the search screen.

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The preview will appear in the upper right corner of the app.

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To purchase the song you tap on the price (songs are either $0.69, $0.99, or $1.29)

 You can tap on the price in either spot.

You can tap on the price in either spot.

Tap on the green Buy Song button.

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You will be prompted to enter in your AppleID password. This is the same password you use to download apps.

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The song will take a couple minutes to download depending on your on your internet connection. Once downloaded, you can listen to the song by going back to your Home Screen and tapping on the Music app.

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Find the song that you just downloaded and tap on it to listen to it in its entirety.

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