YouTube Music logo on smartphone with headphones

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  • The YouTube Music app’s code contains hints of a new “Ask for Music” feature.
  • This feature may allow users to find music through conversational prompts and voice commands.
  • The YouTube Music app is also getting a new launch animation.

It looks like Google is working on bringing an exciting new AI feature to YouTube Music. While we recently reported that the Gemini is getting its own YouTube Music extension, the app itself has been mostly AI-free, aside from the AI-generated playlist cover feature. It looks like that’s set to change soon.