Start streaming immediately by clicking on a playable item (track, album, year, favorite list etc.) or use the queue as an intermediate placeholder for tracks about to be played. Read more.

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What's the difference betweeen "Put it in the queue" and "Play it immediately" ?

"When a track is selected" controls what happens when you click on a track name.
This personal setting can have one of two settings, as follows:

Put it in the queue: When selected, tracks will be placed in an intermediate list known as the queue.
Furthermore, you'll see a "Queue all tracks..." link next to performers, albums etc.
The contents of the queue may at a later step be streamed and/or transferred to one or more favorite lists.

Play it immediately: When selected, a given track will be streamed/played right after you click on it.

12-07-2010