How to Share Music from iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 with AirDrop

Don’t know how to share music on iPhone with AirDrop? Then, you have come to the right page. Here, we have given the detailed guide on how you can share music between two iPhone via AirDrop.

By iMobie | Posted on: Nov. 16, 2018, Last Updated: Nov. 16, 2018
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Apple music provides several songs for music lovers such as New Music, Genres songs, recent releases and many more. Amazingly, users can also download songs from Apple music to make songs offline or to share them with friends also. Fortunately, users can easily share songs from iPhone to iPhone with AirDrop. However, many of are familiar with AirDrop share feature, but does not have clear clarity on the process.

That’s why we come up with this guide to provide detailed guidance on how to share music between iPhone’s via AirDrop to users.

Part 1: How to Share Music on iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop

Before proceeding towards the step, make sure that you have connected your iPhone to a stable Wi-Fi connection and have also enabled the AirDrop on both iPhone. If all things are ready then follow below steps carefully.

Step 1: First of all, enable the AirDrop from Control Centre on both iPhone as shown below in the figure. Thereafter, go to Apple Music app and select the song you want to AirDrop to another iPhone.

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop - Step 1

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop – Step 1

Step 2: After opening the song, click on the three dots as shown in the figure and then, select the “Share Song” option. Now, select the person under AirDrop tap

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop - Step 2

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop – Step 2

Step 3: On another iPhone, you will get an alert message to accept the song. Thus, click on the “Accept” button.

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop - Step 3

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with AirDrop – Step 3

As you may know that you can share only share only Apple Music with AirDrop which means songs you have downloaded from Apple Music service can be shared. You can’t share personal imported library songs. You can share music you have saved to iCloud through iTunes.

However, music you have imported to iTunes, and then synced to your iPhone can’t be shared. Because of all these drawbacks, you need to rely on another method.

Part 2: Bonus Tip: How to Share Music on iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) with an AirDrop Alternative?

As now you know AirDrop drawbacks and thus, if you want the best alternative to AirDrop then it is AnyTrans for iOS It is software which helps you in sharing music from iPhone to iPhone without using AirDrop and can also share songs that can’t be shared by AirDrop.

Here are the main features of AnyTrans for iOS:

Here is the step-by-step guide on how you can share songs from iPhone to iPhone with the help of AnyTrans for iOS:

Step 1: Download and install the free  AnyTrans for iOS software on your computer. Install it and then, run it once it is installed successfully.

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Step 2: After that, connect your both iPhone to the computer using a digital cable and then, navigate to the Category page as shown below.

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3: Thereafter, select the Music category from file categories option and move forward to next screen.

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4: Here, you can preview the songs and select your desired songs from source iPhone. Then, click on “Save to Device” button to move songs to another iPhone.

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

How to Share Music on iPhone to iPhone XS/XR/X/8/7 (Plus) via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

Conclusion

Thus, now you have learned how to share music from iPhone to iPhone via AirDrop and AnyTrans for iOS as best alternative to AirDrop. The software is specially designed for managing all the data on various iOS devices and it is 100% safe to use on a computer as it is virus-free software. Yes, of course, must share the guide with your friends who have iPhone to aware them about the ultimate alternative to AirDrop for sharing music. Now just get it to your computer and start a free trial >

iMobie

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.