Posts Tagged ‘Songs of Innocence’

Free U2 Album from Apple

September 17, 2014


Apple and U2 are giving the new album Songs of Innocence to over 500 million iTunes customers worldwide.* Never before have so many people owned one album, let alone on the day of its release.

If you don’t like the free gift, see the instructions below from on how to remove it from our library:

Remove iTunes gift album “Songs of Innocence” from your iTunes music library and purchases

Follow these instructions to remove U2’s “Songs of Innocence” from your iTunes music library and iTunes purchases. Once the album has been removed from your account, it will no longer be available for you to redownload as a previous purchase. If you later decide you want the album, you will need to get it again. The album is free to everyone until October 13, 2014, and will be available for purchase after that date.

To remove this album:

Go to
Click Remove Album to confirm you’d like to remove the album from your account.
Sign in with the Apple ID and password you use to buy from the iTunes Store.
You’ll see a confirmation message that the album has been removed from your account.

If you downloaded the songs to iTunes on your Mac or PC or to the Music app on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you’ll need to delete them manually.
Additional Information

If you downloaded the album for free by clicking or tapping Free in the iTunes Store, and you confirm you want to remove it, the album will be hidden from your Purchased list. You can unhide it from your Account Settings at any time.