We all are crazy about music. Whatever the situation is, music is the only thing that captivates our mood. We have been addicted to music for many decades. Music devices and equipment have changed over time, like the phonograph, gramophone, cassette player, walkmans, transistor radios, MP3 player, and iPod, but our passion for music has never waned. On the way, music with portable and pocketable devices is the best thing to ease boredom.
So today, I’m going to tell you about the top 10 Music and podcast apps on the play store. These music apps will make you feel great.
Spotify is one of the best online music apps for streaming songs, and I must say it’s the king of all music apps. It’s not just an online streaming app; you can use Spotify as your default music player for your locally stored music. It has many features like a great music library, podcasts, and stations based on your area and choice. You can create your playlists and stations from millions of music tracks, and it has an extensive collection of every genre of music.
A free version of this app isn’t as great as the paid version. But still, there are many cool features to refresh your mood.
2. YouTube Music
YouTube Music replaces Google Play music, and it’s the most popular music app worldwide. You can find every track, genre, band, and playlist, and it comes with an inbuilt music player. The good thing about this app is that you can switch audio to video and enjoy every song with lyrics. You can virtually find your favorite artist and make your unique playlist. Easy to search based on lyrics and pin them as your favorites.
The paid version of this app allows you to remove ads and background playback, but the free version of this app is quite satisfying.
JioSaavn is also known as Jio Music and is the most popular music app in India. JioSaavn has plenty of awesome features, and its easy-to-use UI (user interface) makes it more impressive. If you’re a Jio Sim user, you can set your favorite caller tune from millions of songs using JioSaavn. You can enjoy high-quality 320kbps songs and download them to listen offline. You can read and sing along to the lyrics of your favorite tracks; it has live synced lyrics.
Recently JioSaavn added a video feature in the app; however, it’s not as satisfying when compared to other apps, but still, the audio output of this app is on fire.
Gaana is one of the most loved and favorite music apps in India. The app and website both are available worldwide. Gaana has the widest choice of music category for a music lover; it gives you unlimited access to stream all your favorite Bollywood, western, devotional, and regional music on one platform. You can access the latest music albums on Gaana as soon as they are released.
Gaana has over 45 million songs and 30 plus radio Mirchi stations. You can access different categories, daily shows, podcasts, news, astrology, meditation, movie reviews, and much more.
SoundCloud is one of the unique free music apps. It’s not just all about streaming music – literally any artist can upload their songs to SoundCloud, and that can be played back by anyone. It currently boasts 125 million tracks. SoundCloud has a variety of podcasts and other content to stream and enjoy. It’s the best option to show your talent and upload to SoundCloud.
6. TuneIn Radio
TuneIn Radio is a simple and cool app that will allow you to listen to more than 60 thousand different radio stations globally. International and local radio stations in different languages that you know & love and listen to every day. TuneIn Radio allows you to program the stations you want to listen to at selected hours so that you won’t miss your favorite program. You can even program it as an alarm. You can pause any stations for 30 minutes and add stations to your favorite list to have easier access to them. TuneIn Radio is free to use, and it has full possibilities for its users to enjoy the radio.
If you love singing and want to sing along to your favorite artist, Musixmatch can be your perfect partner. It is connected with your phone’s music and gives you the possibility to read the lyrics of all your favorite songs. Musixmatch has more than 8 million lyrics of songs. So it’s easy to find the lyrics of practically every song you are interested in. You just need to play any song of your choice and activate the reading of the lyrics. You will directly see an image of a song or artist with the lyrics appearing.
Musixmatch is compatible with all Android music apps such as Google Music, iTunes, Archos Music Player, or Spotify. So you can connect those music apps and enjoy the lyrics.
Hungama is a known name in the list of music apps.
Hungama Music provides unlimited access to listen to music online or download Songs & music videos. It has a wide range of genres and categories to listen to and download from Bollywood, Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Punjabi, regional, devotional, and other Indian languages. Plug into the house of music and entertainment unlimited – wherever, whenever.
9. Apple Music
Well, it’s a bit funny, but it’s possible to download an apple product to our Android devices. Apple Music lets you experience music like never before. It has thousands of tracks in Dolby Atmos, and a cool feature of this app is an automatic crossfade between 2 songs. Apple Music gets you closer to the albums and artists you like most.
Unlimited access to millions of songs and your whole music library. All ad-free and available across all your phones. You can try three months free and cancel anytime without any commitment.
10. Amazon Music
Amazon Music is a premium music streaming platform that offers you music in hi-res audio quality. You can listen to your heart’s desire from 50 million songs. Amazon Music streams up to 850kbps audio quality, which offers the listener a pure and crystal clear surrounding experience. The free version of this app isn’t that satisfying, but if you want to feel every beat and rhythm of your favorite song, you can go with the paid version of it.
Edited by Anupama Roy