Why is my iTunes play count incorrect since I started using the apple music?

Apple music - usually as the because you work and I listened to some great stuff.  BUT, I went on holiday in Italy (no data service) to find that I have virtually no songs on my phone. I was just find around with iTunes on my mac and phone. I wanted to make sure that I got a lot out there.

I have a couple of smart playlists, I checked the last played column and it's more than a month, according to my iTunes I have not played any music at all since I joined apple music.

This is why my smart playlists are not updated etc etc.

How can I fix this? I disabled could run the music on my phone and downloaded all the music on it but the data are still hurting.

Help, please

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Hi wooliewoollard,

If I understand your question, you want to know why your iTunes Library to play the counts do not show your activity using Apple's music.  Could you give a little more information on how you use the Apple music subscription?  It seems to me you have been mainly streaming content on your device.  While you can indicate your Favorites, which will update the suggestions For You, unless you download music to play offline, play music from your music collection, counties smart playlists and the game will not be updated.

Take a look at the resource below to get a better understanding of the functioning of the subscription of music to Apple and the music app:

Use of music music Apple in the app

Listen offline

You can download songs, including songs that you purchased from the iTunes Store, adding music from Apple, or have been matched or downloaded with Apple music or iTunes game - to your device to listen to when you're not connected to the Internet:

  1. Tap the Options icon plus next to the item.
  2. Press the download icon to the right of the work of the song at the top of the menu of Options, or tap more to download from the bottom of the menu.
  3. The song is downloaded on your device.

To display the music you downloaded for offline listening, go to my music. In the section recently added, press the category picker (artist, album, etc.). Only downloaded music is at the bottom of the list of categories. When this setting is enabled, My Music shows only the songs you downloaded on your device. Disable this setting to see all of your music, including the music stored in iCloud music library.

Add songs, albums, and playlists

You can add songs, albums, playlists and music videos to your library from anywhere in the Apple's music. Items that add you on one device are also added to your other devices that are connected to the Apple's music.

On your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

  1. In the music application, find the song, album, or playlist you want to add.
  2. Tap the More Options to the right of the name of the song or the album.
  3. Press on to add the song, album, or playlist to my music.

Songs and albums appear under my music > library. Playlists appear under my music > playlists.

On your Mac or PC

  1. In iTunes, find the song, album or playlist you want to add in the New tab or for you, or search within Apple's music. You can search music Apple from any tab except for the iTunes Store.
  2. Click the More Options to the right of the name of the song or the album.
  3. Click on add to my music.

Songs and albums appear under my music. Playlists appear in the sidebar tab Playlists in the Playlists of music from Apple.

Take care

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