How to Make Playlists on Soundcloud?

/12 December, 2022 6:30 pm

SoundCloud is one of the best locations to be if you want to access one of the largest music libraries as an aspiring musician. On SoundCloud, you can make a playlist or many playlists to store and share your favourite songs with your followers.

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But there’s more to it than that, so we’ll also cover all you need to know about making a playlist on SoundCloud. Here are some additional things to think about before we get into how to construct your playlists.

How to Make a Soundcloud Playlist?

You may create a SoundCloud playlist from the website, or Android, or iOS apps. What you should do is as follows:

from the website

  • Go to and search for the tune you want to hear.
  • Choose to Add to playlist from the More menu (three dots) at the track’s bottom.
  • To begin listening to music on SoundCloud, you must first choose or make a playlist.
  • Before saving a new SoundCloud playlist, you may choose whether it will be viewable to the public or not.
  • After discovering a new song, you can either add it to an existing playlist or make a new one by repeating step 2.

Using the iOS app

  • Select the button with three dots on the right side of the track you wish to add.
  • Choose “Add to Playlist.”
  • SoundCloud will display all of your existing playlists, and if you don’t have any, it will automatically generate one for you that you may name and save.
  • By default, iOS playlists are private. You can navigate to Library > Playlists and Albums, open the playlist, and then click the menu with three dots to make it public.

From the Android app

  • Click the menu with three dots to the right of the track you wish to add.
  • Hit the “Add to Playlist” button.
  • You can either choose an existing playlist to place the song in, or you can make a new playlist by clicking the “Create new” button.
  • Select the privacy setting for your playlist and enter a name before clicking Save.

Now that you know how to create a SoundCloud playlist, the process of learning how to do so is finished. The community features and the ease of use of the app will win you over. SoundCloud is also a viable alternative to Spotify; nevertheless, you should read the linked article to learn about other sites you should try.


Amanda Silberling
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I work at Likes Geek as a marketing researcher and journalist with over 5 years of experience in media and content marketing. With a demonstrated history of working in the international news and financial technology publishing industries. I manage content and the editorial team at Likes Geek.