How to Unlike All Songs on Spotify

Curate your Liked Songs folder on Spotify

What to Know

  • PC: Open your Liked Songs folder and press Ctrl + A to highlight all songs. Right-click and select Remove from your Liked Songs.
  • Mac: Open your Liked Songs folder and press Cmd + A to highlight all songs. Right-click and select Remove from your Liked Songs.
  • Android/iOS: Tap Liked Songs > Heart icon > Remove. You can only remove one song at a time on mobile.

Spotify makes it easy to track songs you enjoy, as the Like feature lets you automatically add songs to a folder. However, you may find yourself wanting to curate your Liked Songs folder once it’s filled with hundreds or thousands of songs.

Removing one song at a time can be tedious, but this article will teach you an easy way to unlike all songs on Spotify so you can clear out your Liked Songs folder. 

Is There a Way to Unlike All Songs on Spotify?

You can unlike all songs on any Spotify app, but only the Windows and Mac desktop apps let you delete all liked songs at once.

Here’s how to mass delete all songs on Spotify’s desktop apps:

The process of deleting liked songs is nearly identical on Windows and Mac. The screenshots below correspond to the Spotify app for Mac, but Windows-specific commands are noted where appropriate. 

  1. Open the Spotify desktop app on your Mac or Windows computer.

  2. Click the Liked Songs tab from the menu on the left.

    Navigating to Liked Songs from the home menu on Spotify Mac app.
  3. Press Cmd + A on your keyboard to select all songs in the folder (Windows: Ctrl + A).

    All Liked Songs highlighted on Spotify Mac app.
  4. Right-click the highlighted songs and select Remove from your Liked Songs. Alternatively, press the Delete key on your keyboard.

    Removing from your Liked Songs highlighted on Spotify Mac app.

Unfortunately, you can’t batch select all songs in your Liked Songs folder using Cmd + A or Ctrl + A on the Spotify Web Player (browser app). It can only be done on the downloadable Windows and Mac desktop apps.

How Do You Delete All Liked Songs on Spotify on Mobile?

While it’s possible to delete all of your liked songs on Spotify’s iOS and Android apps, it’s a tedious process. Neither app offers a batch delete option, which means you’ll have to tap each song individually to remove it.

Follow the steps below to remove liked Spotify songs on mobile:

The process for unliking songs is identical on Spotify’s Android and iOS apps. However, the screenshots below were taken on an iPhone.

  1. Open the Spotify app and tap Your Library in the bottom-right corner.

  2. Tap Liked Songs.

    Spotify App with Your Library and Liked Songs highlighted
  3. Find a song you’d like to remove and tap the Heart icon.

  4. Tap Remove.

    Spotify app with song's heart selected and Remove highlighted

    Alternatively, you can click the Three Dots (...) to the right of the Heart icon and then tap Liked to remove a song.

How Do I Reset My Liked Songs on Spotify?

Unlike your Spotify playlists, there is no way to delete the Liked Songs folder. The only way to reset it is to delete songs from it. However, you don’t need to mass delete all of your liked songs. If you’d like to curate your Liked Songs folder while keeping specific tracks, use the method below to manually delete batches of songs at once:

  1. Open the Spotify desktop app on your Mac or Windows computer.

  2. Click the Liked Songs tab from the menu on the left.

    Navigating to Liked Songs from the home menu on Spotify Mac app.
  3. Press and hold the Command key and click the songs you’d like to delete. Alternatively, hold the Shift key to select a large batch of songs in a row. Windows: Press and hold the Shift key.

    Selecting multiple Liked Songs at a time on Spotify Mac app.
  4. Right-click the highlighted songs and select Remove from your Liked Songs. Alternatively, press the Delete key on your keyboard.

    Removing multiple Liked Songs on Spotify Mac app.
FAQ
  • How many songs can you like on Spotify?

    You can like an unlimited number of tracks on Spotify. Previously, Spotify limited the number of songs you could add to your library to 10,000. Now, all Spotify users on all tiers can save and like as many songs as they want.

  • How do you like a song on Spotify?

    To like a song on Spotify, select the heart icon next to the song's name. Spotify saves your liked songs into two playlists. One playlist holds songs you liked while browsing music, and the other holds songs you liked when listening to a Spotify radio station.

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