YouTube Music is a popular music streaming platform developed by Google. It’s the place where you can listen to the latest hits, watch the newest music videos, listen to amazing remixes and more.
Autoplay is one of the most popular YouTube Music features. This feature allows the YouTube Music app to automatically advance to the next song and continue playing your favorite tracks.
But what do you do when YouTube Music won’t play the next song?
Fix YouTube Music Not Playing Next Song in Queue
1. Log out and log back in
One of the first things that you can do is to log out of your Google account, restart your device and then log back in.
Check if this quick workaround solved the problem and YouTube Music automatically renders the next song in the queue now.
2. Clear the cache
Clearing your YouTube Music cache is another potential solution for this issue.
On your Android phone:
- Go to Settings, select Apps, select YouTube Music
- Next, go to Storage
- Tap the Clear cache option
- Select the Clear Data option as well to make sure you deleted all the data associated with the app.
- Restart your phone and check if the issue persists.
3. Disable battery optimization
If you enabled the feature, your device will limit YouTube Music’s access to your phone’s battery in order to extend battery life. This could affect the app’s ability to automatically play the next song.
To avoid that, disable battery optimization for YouTube Music. Go to your phone’s battery management section, select battery optimization and turn the feature off for YouTube Music. Or you can simply enable Performance mode from Battery settings.
4. Uninstall YouTube Music
Completely uninstalling YouTube Music could solve this problem. Tap and hold the YT Music icon and select the Uninstall option. Reboot your device to get rid of any YT Music temporary files.
Then, open the Google Play Store, search for YouTube Music and install the app again. Check if the issue is gone now.