How to Add Photos to Playlists in Apple Music

Once you've created a playlist in Apple Music, adding a cover image of your own is easy. Here's how to do it.


Add a Photo to a Playlist on iPhone and iPad


  1. Launch the Music app on your iOS device and navigate to the playlist you want to add a picture to.

  2. Tap Edit in the upper right corner of the screen.

  3. Tap the cover image.

  4. Choose Take Photo or Choose Photo from the pop-up menu.

  5. Take the photo with your device's camera, or choose a photo from your photo albums.

  6. Tap Done.

Add a Photo for a Playlist on Your Computer


  1. Open iTunes on your computer and click the playlist in the sidebar that you want to add a photo to.

  2. Click the main cover image in the playlist.

  3. Click Camera in the pop-up pane to take a photo with your computer's camera, or click Other to locate a photo on your hard disk. You can also click Recents to find a recent photo you used or Defaults to select an Apple profile picture.

  4. Click Done.