As we know, the apple services are not relatively easy to run on other platforms like Android, Fire TV, etc., so there is no difference for Apple Music. As Apple prefers to keep its products and services within its echo system, using them on other platforms is not easy unless they provide the same.
Apple TV is the video streaming service by apple, which was available only on apple products and the web initially. Still, it is currently available for Android TV and Fire TV. However, this is not the case with Apple music. We can’t get a dedicated Apple music app for the Fire TV; hence, it is not easy to run the apple music on Fire TV or the Fire TV Stick.
Stream Apple Music on Fire TV Stick
As mentioned before, it is not easy to stream apple music on Fire TV as there is no dedicated apple music app available for Fire TV. However, a workaround is available to solve it, and thus we can stream apple music on Fire TV Stick.
The best way to stream apple music on Fire TV is using the Amazon Alexa Skill. There is a skill available in the Alexa store where you can download the apple music skill and thereby stream the apple music. With the Apple Music skill enabled on your Alexa App, you can listen to apple music on your Fire TV or any device that Alexa App can control.
How to Enable Apple Music on Fire TV Stick Using the Apple Music Skill
Follow the steps below to enable the apple music skill on the Alexa app.
Step 1: Open the Alexa app on your iPhone or Android device.
Step 2: Tap on the More at the screen’s bottom right corner.
Step 3: On the next screen, you will see several options; click on Skills & Games.
Step 4: Now, on the next stream, tap on the search icon at the top and type Apple Music, and hit the search.
Step 5: You will see Apple Music in the list below; click on that.
Step 6: On the Apple Music Skill page, you will see a button saying ENABLE TO USE, click on that.
Step 7: The skill will start enabling, and you will be redirected to the Apple login page.
If you do the same on your iPhone, it will automatically login using your Face ID verification. You might need to log in manually using your Apple ID to enable the skill if you are not on an Android device.
If, for any reason, you can’t log in, simply click on the SETTINGS button from the Apple music skill page and then link your Apple account.
Step 8: Once done, your account is linked, and you can use the Apple Music skill on your Alexa app to play apple music on any supported devices like Fire TV and Fire TV Stick.
Note: To link your Apple account to Alexa Skill app for Apple music, you need to have an active subscription for Apple music. If your subscription is inactive, you can’t link the account.
How to Play and Listen to Apple Music on Fire Stick?
Since you have already enabled the Apple Music Skill on the Amazon Alexa app, you can now listen to apple music on Fire TV. To do so, follow the below steps.
Step 1: Press and hold the microphone button on your Fire TV remote.
Step 2: Now, you can see the voice command notification on the Fire TV-connected TV or the monitor. While pressing and holding the button, Say, Alexa, and Play Apple Music.
Step 3: The apple music will start playing on your Fire TV, and you can see the same on the screen. You must also say the TV name if you have more than one Fire TV. Say your Fire TV name is Office Fire TV, then you need to tell Alexa, Play Apple Music on Office Fire TV.
Once it starts playing, you can use the control button on your Fire TV remote to pause, play, skip the song, etc., for the Apple music.
Note: Once you say, Alexa, Play Apple Music, the app will play some random song from the library. So you can say any specific album name or artist name to play as per your selection. Say, Alexa, Play