Tag Archive: Music


Apple Music is finally a Spotify competitor for Android users

Spotify Premium

Algorithmic powerhouse

$ 10/mo at Spotify

Pros Great selection Better sound quality than Apple Music Best-in-class playback handoff between devices Best streaming bundle for students Cons 10,000 song library limit is easy to hit No cloud integration for purchased or uploaded music Inferior support experience, especially on Android

Spotify is great for social listeners that don’t buy music and trust Spotify to serve up what’s popular or what the algorithms say they like. Spotify  [Read More…]

YouTube Premium and Music expand to 8 new countries in the Middle East

YouTube Music is now in over 70 countries.

What you need to know YouTube Premium and Music have expanded to eight new countries in the Middle East. In total, that makes over 70 countries with access to YouTube Music (which is more than Google Play Music ever had). The new countries are Bahrain, Israel, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudia Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.

Google is continuing its global media takeover by expanding YouTube Premium and  [Read More…]

Apple launches Apple Music web player for everyone

What you need to know Apple today launched its new Apple Music web player. Anyone with an Apple Music account can access the new player. You’ll be able to access the streaming service’s music catalog that includes millions of songs.

You just need a browser and an Apple Music subscription to access it.

Apple today launched a new Apple Music web player that’s available to everyone. The player is in beta form, so it might have a  [Read More…]

Apple Music beta adds Chromecast support for Android devices

The beta also adds access to over 100,000 radio stations.

What you need to know The latest beta version of Apple Music for Android adds Chromecast support. It also adds access to over 100,000 radio stations via TuneIn, Radio.com, and iHeartRadio integration. In order to try it out, you’ll need to be signed up for the beta program through the Play Store.

Apple and Android products don’t always play nicely together, and one of the prime examples  [Read More…]

The simple way to stop YouTube music

YouTube Music is an excellent service with a lot of potential, but it still has some stability issues and is lacking some features diehard music fans might rely on. If it’s not to your liking, here’s how to cancel your subscription to YouTube Music Premium.

How to cancel YouTube Music Open YouTube Music. Tap the profile picture in the top right corner. Tap Paid memberships.

Tap Manage.

Tap Cancel membership.

You can pause your  [Read More…]

YouTube Music finally gains the ability to sort albums and playlists

The ability to sort albums and playlists isn’t available on the YouTube Music web client yet.

What you need to know YouTube Music finally lets users sort albums and playlists by alphabetical or reverse alphabetical order. Until now, YouTube Music only supported sorting albums and playlists in a reverse chronological order. The ability is now available on both the Android and iOS YouTube Music apps.

Google has finally added the much needed ability to sort albums and  [Read More…]

Everything you need to know about Apple Music for Android!

Even if you have an Android phone, Apple Music is one heck of a streaming service.

The world of music streaming is enormous. Gone are the days of buying and listening to individuals songs, as there are more than enough companies out there that are eager to give you access to millions of titles for just a few dollars each month.

Spotify and YouTube Music are among the most popular services in the Android space, but have  [Read More…]

You can now sign up to get tickets for the first OnePlus music festival

The first OnePlus Music Festival kicks off in Mumbai on November 16.

What you need to know You can now sign up to get early access to tickets to the OnePlus Music Festival. The event is set to kick off on November 16 in Mumbai, India. Artist lineup for the music festival will be announced soon.

OnePlus had announced its plans of launching the first OnePlus Music Festival last month. The company today announced registrations for early  [Read More…]

Is this the beginning of the end for Google Play Music?

It looks like Google may be planning to draw curtains on Play Music very soon.

What you need to know Google has removed the ability to gift Play Music subscriptions with the latest version of the app for Android. You can still gift a Google Play Music subscription using the web version or an older version of the Android app. Google has already confirmed that it plans to eventually replace Play Music with YouTube Music.

Earlier this  [Read More…]

This $1 Amazon Music Unlimited deal will have students streaming all year

Let Amazon Music Unlimited supply the soundtrack to your year.

School is almost back in session, and Amazon is lending college students a hand this year with a new offer on Amazon Music Unlimited. Now, Prime Student members can add Amazon Music Unlimited onto their Prime membership for just $ 0.99 per month! This isn’t a limited time deal either; you’ll score that discounted price on the service for as long as your Prime Student membership remains active, and  [Read More…]