Apps for Music Lovers: Android and iPhone Apps to Make your Life Fun Filled if you Love Playing Music.
Music! Well who doesn’t love to listen to music. Amidst so much chaos and fast life, you need to relax & enjoy in between your tight schedules.
Whether you are traveling, working out in the gym, laying in boredom at your place, busy with some stuff at home etc you can always play your favorite song as per your mood and feel good.
So many apps these days to satisfy your hunger for music. Some of the best out of them are listed below:
|iTunes-Music app for iPhones|
Available in 23 languages and developed & designed by Apple Inc, iTunes is a media player, media library & online app used to play, download, and organize digital audio and video on personal computers.
It available on all the versions of iOS iPad, and iPod Touch.
iTunes is the best way to organize and enjoy the music and films you already have and shop for the ones you want to get. You can even tune into free, on-demand music stations.
It lets you buy new songs from the 43 million tracks in the iTunes Store to build a personal music library.
The app makes it easy to purchase and download music, music videos, television shows, audiobooks, podcasts, movies and ringtones.
Itunes lets you post songs (or photos, videos and comments) from inside.
It’s been more than a decade now that we are aware of iTunes. With icloud now things even got better, we can store the songs & later download it on any of the device we want.
2. Pandora app
Having a lot of competition from services like Spotify, iheart Radio, Rdio & others.
Pandora Radio is a music streaming and automated music recommendation service.
It is available only in 3 countries namely; United States, Australia, and New Zealand.
The service plays musical selections of a certain genre based on the user’s artist selection. The user can give positive or negative feedback about the songs selected by this app as per their liking or unliking.
The service has two subscription plans: a free subscription supported by advertisements, and a $54.89 USD/year or $4.99 USD/month subscription without ads.
Available in English.
Offering amazing library of more than 15 million tracks, Spotify is a digital music service that gives you access to millions of songs. If you want to listen to music on mobile or tablet then spotify is all you need. You can browse music or search your favorite artist, album, genre, playlist, or record label.
Spotify operates under a freemium business model i-e Spotify Free (160kbit/s) and Spotify Premium (up to 320kbit/s). Paid Premium subscriptions remove advertisements, improve audio quality and allow users to download music for offline listening.
4. Slacker Radio
|Slacker Radio: the Best Music Video Playing App|
Slacker Radio is one music video playing app that allows you to discover the perfect music for any moment. An online music streaming service available in the US and Canada. The service can also be accessed on the web through mobile apps on different smartphones by music lovers.
Customized music stations can be created and shared by the listeners. For example users can start with music similar to an artist or song, and then customize that.
When you input the name of any artist, Slacker will instantly create a station based on that musician along with similar artists. This feature allows users to discover new artists similar to the ones they already like. Slacker users can continue to develop any of these stations by rating favorite songs and banning artists or songs.
Through this app you can download lyrics for songs if you want.
Slacker also lets you store stations and tracks temporarily to listen to when you’re not connected.
|Last.fm app for Listening, Watching, and sharing Music|
The app brings together your favourite music services and join up listening, watching and sharing to connect your musical world.
It lets you visualise, in real time, the listening habits & trends of Last.fm’s global community.
A unique feature of Last.fm is, it tracks what you listen to on Internet radio and your various mobile devices, then recommends new music for you matching your taste.
Not meant for selling purpose but last.fm offers selected downloads for free though. You can also listen to short previews of many songs. The tracks/tunes can be added or purchased directly from the iStore. It allows you to tag tracks and share them with other Last.fm users.
It is available for iPhone, Xbox, iPod Touch, Android and Windows Phone.
6. Mix Radio
Supported in 30 countries including India, MixRadio is the world’s most personalized music streaming service.
As you play the individual tracks, the app keeps learning what you like & on that basis you’ll discover new music and old favorites all suited to your own personal taste. It says ‘The more you listen, the better it gets.
|Mixradio App for Android and iPhones|
Use Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down to make the mix better each time you play. It’s like having your own personal radio station. The app allows you to save your favorite mixes for offline playback so you can listen even without an internet connection.
|Vevo free Music app for Android Apple and Windows Phones|
Almost all of the music videos you see on YouTube come from Vevo. Basically vevo is your personalized music video & entertainment platform wherein 50,000 videos are available.
It is a multinational video hosting service owned and operated by a joint venture of Universal Music Group (UMG), Google, Sony Music Entertainment (SME), and Abu Dhabi Media and based in New York City & is available in various countries.
Vevo is also available for a range of platforms including Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Fire OS, Google TV, Apple TV, Boxee, Roku, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation.
With over 6 million lyrics and the world’s largest scrolling lyrics library, TuneWiki had agreements with the major music publishers including Sony, Universal, and EMI to legally use synchronized lyrics in TuneWiki’s music applications.
TuneWiki functions like your phone’s built-in music player & much more. The exceptional feature is real-time lyrics display, i-e while the song is playing you can scroll the lyrics too.
TuneWiki has location-based technology to let users see where their favorite music is being played around the world. Users follow other users to discover music and discuss the music they listen to.
it is available for Android as well as iOS and for Blackberry too.