Google Play Music has shut down, however it’s nonetheless attainable to obtain the library or switch to YouTube Music. The music-streaming platform formally stopped working for customers in December 2020. Based on a report by 9to5Google, customers have till February 24, 2021, to obtain, switch, or delete their information from Google Play Music, after which it’s going to all be worn out. Google is urging customers to switch to its different music streaming service YouTube Music earlier than the aforementioned date.
Google has began emailing customers to tell them that every one of their Google Play Music information shall be deleted on February 24, 2021, as per the 9to5Google report. This information consists of the music library with uploads, purchases, and something that has been bought from Google Play Music. The info shall be deleted on February 24 and there shall be no approach to recuperate it.
Customers can go to music.google.com or the Android or iOS app to see a Switch to YouTube immediate. They are going to be redirected to YouTube Music, the place the switch will happen. The switch consists of playlists, songs, albums, likes, add purchases, and billing info.
Right here, there may be additionally a Handle your music choice. You’ll be able to obtain your music library, delete your advice historical past, and even delete your whole Google Play Music library. In case you select to obtain your music library, you may be redirected to Google Takeout, from the place you’ll be able to export a duplicate of your Google Play Music information.
Google began the method of shutting down Google Play Music in October final yr. By December, it formally shut down, and customers had been inspired to shift to YouTube Music. Till now, Google has retained the music and information of customers on Google Play Music however this shall be deleted come February 24. In the intervening time, Google has been rolling out a number of new options for YouTube Music, to encourage customers to make the change.
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