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Make iTunes Send New Music Alerts from Favorite Artists

If you’re a music enthusiast and use iTunes, you’ll want to know when your favorite artists have new songs available. Here’s how to stay up with their latest material by setting iTunes to give you alerts when new music is released.

Launch iTunes, click on the button with your account, select Account, and log in.


Then scroll to Settings at the bottom of the page and click Manage next to Alert Me.

Alert Me

On the next screen, check both boxes to send email alerts of new music releases based on what you’ve previously purchased and is in your music library.

email alerts

Note: To get alerts based on the music in your library, you’ll need to make sure Genius Recommendations is turned on.

manage recomendations

Now you’ll get alerts sent to your email when new music from artists is released based on what you’ve previously downloaded, and what’s in your library.

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One Response to Make iTunes Send New Music Alerts from Favorite Artists

  1. Paul November 10, 2013 at 1:36 am #

    I used “my alerts” before appear free app in Appstore: Alerter
    Now it notify me about new releases of my favourite artist in iTunes, works pretty easy and fast.

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