Who doesn’t love listening to their favourite choons on their way to campus? That’s what smartphones are for, right? Check out our list for the hottest, most happening music apps available for download on both Apple and Android devices.
Google Play Music
This one usually comes already loaded on your phone – and for good reason. It’s a pretty cool, well-rounded app that allows you full access to your epic, cloud-based music collection. It also recommends new artists and bands to listen to according to your music tastes.
Got a song stuck in your head and can’t seem to remember the name of the artist who sings it? Maybe you heard an awesome jam on the radio and want to download it? Shazam is the app that will help you discover the song and artist you’re looking for! It’s able to name any song in seconds.
Spotify is another great music app with a variety of features. Not only can you stream everything from single tracks to entire albums, but you can also download your faves for offline listening. Oh, and you can alos create custom playlists that you can save for later – now that’s music to the ears.
Check out the latest music videos with the Vevo app. Other handy features include the option to create your own genre-spanning playlists and steam live musical performances wherever you are.
If you have a passion for discovering new talent and listening to unknown bands and artists with a unique sound, Soundcloud is the app for you. Use it to search for new artists and listen to their latest tracks and, if you’re quite the muso yourself, upload your own songs and start generating a following all of your own!
If you dig listening to the radio, iHeartRadio is a must. It provides you with easy 24 hour access to the widest range of FM/AM channels from around the globe.
So, there you have it. Some of the coolest music apps around. Have we missed one out? Let us in on your favourites in the comments section below.