Best Streaming Music Players Apps

Streaming music player apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to stream and listen to cloud-based music on their device. Types include subscription-based, personal server, and radio streaming music apps. Streaming music player apps are great for those who enjoy listening to music on their device without having to take up storage space.

Last updated 06-24-2017

Spotify Music
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Spotify Music

Android
iOS

Seller: Spotify Ltd.

45 4.5

Spotify, making it possible to fit millions of albums into your pocket without needing to buy a Pavarotti-sized pair of pants. A company renowned for an innovative approach in re-shaping how users can listen to music, brings its service to your smartphone. This app offers an extensive library of music, allowing you to listen and follow your favorite artists and explore the musical world with your ears, wherever the day takes you.

Registering can take no longer than 30 seconds! Use the tab at the bottom to navigate the interface, allowing you to search for a particular track or artist, or browse for something new. Spotify offers a range music categorized into genres and even moods, so whether you want to rock-out on a crowded subway, or focus-in on some studying, set a playlist accordingly!

▲ Discover new tracks by listening on shuffle, and browse titles by playlist and album!

▲ Browse genres and moods to find the right playlist for you!

▲ Contains official band artwork. Tap the image to follow lyrics.

Music is a key language, allowing us to crossover cultural and linguistic boundaries. Listen to top 50 charts, from Taiwan to Turkey, and expand your musical artillery. Find something you like, add it to "Your Music" for a later listening. Follow other users and their playlists to find out what beats friends, family, and even your musical heroes live their day to.

Spotify is updated regularly, so by following an artist, check out their tunes the moment they are out. The "Discover" option will recommend tracks based on your listening history, and give you a new gateway to finding new music. Break the silence, and let music dictate your mood!

Android
Spotify Music

Spotify Music

Free

iOS
Spotify Music

Spotify Music

Free

Music Mate - Find music videos
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Music Mate - Find music videos

Android

Seller: DJiT - Best free music and audio apps for Android

40 4

Would it not be truly enjoyable to be capable of accessing YouTube music videos of your favorite songs or artists in a snap while listening to them? That superpower can be granted with this sleek tool! Fully compatible with players such as Spotify, Pandora, and Google Play Music, anyone can now effortlessly jam along to both audio and video.

To start enjoying the app, simply open your player. Tap on a song to listen to it, and the app will automatically look for the music video. It will notify you through the default app bubble if the video is ready for preview or download. You can even the track's related videos at the lower section. You can also use its search feature to instantly look up videos of other artists!

▲ Every music video you successfully access will automatically be shown through the My Find'z tab, where you can view all your recent activities.

▲ Curious about the world's top trending tracks? Enjoy easy access through the Top Charts section!

▲ Use the app to your preference! Choose which among the methods you want to stream your videos through.

Android
Music Mate - Find music videos

Music Mate - Find music videos

Free

Palco MP3
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Palco MP3

Android
iOS

Seller: Studio Sol

40 4

From the weaving drum rhythms of Rio's street parties, to the recent surge in forward-thinking electronic artists, few can argue against Brazil's global influence on the music scene. With so much dynamic music and energy regularly injected into the population's daily lives, it is little surprise that the country produces so much talent. With such talent comes a need for a platform for artists to shine; drum roll please ...!

Whether you are on the hunt for hip-hop, scavenging for samba, or fishing for folk, there are plenty of genres to keep you dancing till dawn! Search for artists by tapping the magnifying glass on the upper-right corner, or browse an extensive list of genres. Tap on an artist you want to listen to, and if permitted by the band, tracks can even be download. For musicians, this platform offers a space to share the music you create. Simply set up a profile, customize it by adding photos, information, and lyrics; and share your sounds with the community.

▲ You will be spoiled by the sheer quantity of high quality artists available!

▲ Get to know the bands you love! Browse photos, SMS, and general information, as well as being able to check out song lyrics!

▲ Listen to what is popular at the moment in the "Top" music category, and see just how many times tracks have been played!

Have the urge to keep browsing, but don't want to leave the track currently playing? This app allows you to do just that: when you switch pages, a search bar with the currently playing song will appear on the bottom of the screen. If you like a certain track, you can add it to a playlist. If you want to support the artist, share songs on SMS. With so many features on display, it is little surprise that this app boasts such a large community.

So if you want to keep on track with Brazil's music scene, reminisce over a past vacation, or get excited about an upcoming one, find and listen to great new music with this content-packed music discovery app!

Android
Palco MP3

Palco MP3

Free

iOS
Palco MP3

Palco MP3

Free

Earbits Music Discovery App
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Earbits Music Discovery App

Android
iOS

Seller: You42

40 4

While you love your music, you may eventually find yourself stuck in a rut and listening to the same playlists on an endless loop. The radio isn’t an option, as hearing the same Top 40 tunes over and over isn’t much better! You are hungry for something fresh, something to reignite your excitement…

No fear! Hand-picked playlists curated by a team of music experts are just a few taps and swipes away. On the home screen, swipe up and down to browse through daily selections and simply tap what appeals to you to get the tunes flowing. Tap the player bar at the bottom of the screen to maximize it, and if it is a song you like, tap the thumbs up icon to save it to your favorites for later listening.

▲ Expand your musical know-how by tapping into a broader genre to find its sub-genres!

▲ Itching to share a tune with someone? Tap the top-right icon to share it directly to other apps on your device.

▲ Swipe left or right on an artist’s profile to browse through their info and available songs.

Consider yourself a music connoisseur? Tap ‘Browse’ at the top of the screen to scan through detailed genres and subgenres, from overall ‘pop’ to the more obscure ‘Cloud Rap’ and hundreds in-between. Tap the plus icon on the player screen to create new playlists to store your newly discovered gems – you may even find yourself on the ‘leaderboard’ if enough users follow your melodic curations!

Learn more about each artist by tapping on their profile icon to the bottom of the screen and swiping through their bio, photos, and albums. Show your support by joining their mailing list or purchasing music by tapping the top-right shopping cart icon, and enjoy rocking out to your new favorite jams!

Android
Earbits Music Discovery App

Earbits Music Discovery App

Free

iOS
Earbits Music Discovery Radio

Earbits Music Discovery Radio

Free