Delete U2 Album on iPhone

If you bought a new iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus, or upgraded your iPhone iPad or iPod touch to the latest iOS 8, you will find the U2 album titled ‘Songs of Innocence’ in the Music app on your iOS device. If you do not like the songs from U2 or this music album, you can simply delete it. iPhone iPad iPod users who do not know how to remove U2 album, Songs of Innocence, from iPhone iPad iPod, iOS 8, just follow below outlined steps. If you want to delete any other music songs to free up space on iPhone, you can refer to this guide to delete music from iPhone.

How to Delete U2 Album on iPhone iPad iPod touch?

Step 1. Open this page to delete U2 album

When you open this page in a web browser, you will be taken to a page like below.
remove u2 album on iphone

From the bottom of the above page, you will see a Remove Album button. If you want to remove Songs of Innocence from your Apple account, simply click this button.

Step 2. Sign in your Apple account

When you click the Remove Album button in previous step, you will get a pop-up dialogue like below.

sign in your apple account to remove music album

Now you will need to sign in your Apple account using your Apple ID and its password in order to remove the U2 album and songs in it from your Music library on iPhone iPad or iPod touch.

Step 3. Manually delete downloaded U2 album or the Songs of Innocence

When you input your Apple ID and password, and click the Sign In button, the new U2 music album or Songs of Innocence will be removed from your Apple account. You will then see a screen like below.

delete downloaded songs from u2 album

Your devices and computers should automatically update to reflect this. If you have already downloaded the songs to iTunes or an iOS device, you will now need to delete them manually. If you still see the album in your library or iTunes purchases, sign out of iTunes and then sign back in.”


How to delete downloaded U2 album or the Songs of Innocence from iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch?

  • Tap the Music app on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
  • Tap the Songs category, then all songs either in iCloud or downloaded onto your iOS device will be listed.
  • Swipe left over the downloaded song you want to delete, you will see the Delete button in red shows on the right.
  • Tap Delete button to remove your downloaded songs from U2 album or the Songs of Innocence album from iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.