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SoundHound - Music Discovery & Lyrics

SoundHound - Music Discovery & Lyrics

SoundHound Inc.

Music discovery, identification, & voice-controlled player with 300M+ downloads!

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  • Free
  • Feature Rich
  • Fresh
  • 1M+ Reviews
1.1M+ Ratings
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Editor’s Review

  1. Want to know the name of the song playing? Get loads of track information at the push of the button for a great way to discover new music
  2. Speech Commands let you discover new music and locate lyrics to your favorite songs with just your voice
  3. Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Apps - Bob Tedeschi, New York Times

Reviewed by Katelyn on February 12, 2018

Review Highlights

  • useful

    in 1,855 reviews

    Best app, very useful. It helps me keep record of songs i like and later i buy on itunes

  • easy to use

    in 1,231 reviews

    This app is a very helpful one for all of the music lovers, and also easy to use. Thanks!

  • annoying notifications

    in 130 reviews

    Keeps giving annoying notifications to try to get you to buy crap or use some feature

  • best music app

    in 115 reviews

    By far its the best music app of its kind.... Give this hound a scent and it will find...

  • accurate results

    in 47 reviews

    It's great for finding out what song is playing. It gives very accurate results

  • many permissions

    in 20 reviews

    Why does it need so many permissions?!?!?!

App Description

Google Play

SoundHound makes it simple to discover music playing around you. It doesn’t matter if you’re at home, in your car, or anywhere else. Just open the app, hit the big orange button, and we’ll tell you exactly what song is playing!

All the songs and lyrics you discover will be kept in your own personal history, and you’ll have a Music Map to look up exactly where you heard that song you loved so much. You can also connect your Spotify account to build playlists, explore music across genres, and find new favorites—all with real-time lyrics.

Explore the lyrics of all your recently discovered and favorited music. Sing along, memorize all the words, and you’ll end up a karaoke master. You can also discover lyrics to the most popular songs topping the SoundHound charts across multiple genres and categories!

- Tap the big orange button to discover music playing around you, including song title, artist, album, and lyrics.
- Have a song stuck in your head? Press the button, sing or hum the tune, and we’ll do the rest!
- Keep track of all your discoveries with your own personal history page
- Check out the hottest new music across Genre, Global, and Popular charts
- Find out what’s being played near you and around the world with our Music Map

- Songs you discover can be played for free via our built-in YouTube music player
- Connect your Spotify account to stream music directly in SoundHound

- Automatically transfer your discovered songs into a Spotify playlist (SoundHound account and Spotify subscription required)
- Sync all of your discoveries across multiple devices

- View and interact with real-time lyrics with LiveLyrics®
- Type in the lyrics or use voice search, and we’ll find the song for you! Say something like…
Hey SoundHound… Show me lyrics for Thriller by Michael Jackson.
- Access the lyrics of your recently discovered and favorited music.
- Discover lyrics to songs topping the SoundHound charts

SoundHound comes equipped with “Hey SoundHound…”, an incredibly powerful way to interact play and discover music using just your voice. Simply say “Hey SoundHound…” and follow up with something like:

“What’s that song?”
“Show me lyrics to ‘Castle on the Hill’”
“Play today’s top songs’’
“Add this song to my playlist” (Spotify only)

Share your music discoveries via Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, messaging services and email!

- Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Apps - Bob Tedeschi, NY Times
- Best Music Engagement App - BILLBOARD Music App Awards
- Essential iPad App - "Seriously fast" - John Herrman, Gizmodo
- "Genius, isn't it?" - B.B.C. World Radio
- "This is amazing... insane, right?" - David Pogue

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