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    • Bern11
    • By Bern11 5th Oct 18, 9:26 AM
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    Which music app do you enjoy the most?
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    • 5th Oct 18, 9:26 AM
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    Which music app do you enjoy the most? 5th Oct 18 at 9:26 AM
    Hello. What are you using music player application? Can you tell me and everyone knows? Why do you like use it? Thank you!
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    • parking_question_chap
    • By parking_question_chap 9th Oct 18, 8:11 PM
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    • 9th Oct 18, 8:11 PM
    None, I just rip them off youtube and transfer the files to my phone by USB cable.
    • LucyNx
    • By LucyNx 16th Oct 18, 4:46 PM
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    • 16th Oct 18, 4:46 PM
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    • 16th Oct 18, 4:46 PM
    The music app that I like to use are Spotify and Music player. I prefer Music Player because I can listen to music without using the internet
    • esuhl
    • By esuhl 17th Oct 18, 9:33 PM
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    • 17th Oct 18, 9:33 PM
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    • 17th Oct 18, 9:33 PM
    I used to use VLC, but since it came out of beta it doesn't work on my phone. I'm using the the built-in music app for now, until I find a simple, lightweight alternative.
    • jenniewb
    • By jenniewb 18th Oct 18, 5:05 AM
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    • #5
    • 18th Oct 18, 5:05 AM
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    • 18th Oct 18, 5:05 AM
    I use the Spotify app but have the premium version on a student account. I wont be paying double when my 3 year limit runs out next year. I like the app and the suggestions it makes and that there are no ads. But for £10 a month? This is too much and I'll take my changes and put the radio on thanks.


    If they just offered tariffs lower for those on a lower income, or just offered variations on the price so for £10 maybe you could get podcasts, audiobooks, videos and music where as for £5 it's just music...something like that. I'm sure more would sign up if they are getting more than elsewhere as all the music apps seem to be £10 but they all do more or less the same thing, if one doesn't stand out they all risk being overlooked for another.
    • googler
    • By googler 28th Oct 18, 4:27 PM
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    • 28th Oct 18, 4:27 PM
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    • 28th Oct 18, 4:27 PM
    I don't "enjoy" music apps. I enjoy music. But I'm from the era before apps.
    • Arlette
    • By Arlette 7th Nov 18, 4:05 PM
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    • 7th Nov 18, 4:05 PM
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    • 7th Nov 18, 4:05 PM
    I use Spotify and have had the premium version for years. It's good, but they've changed or removed features I liked and I find I use it less and less so it's getting hard to justify at that price. Their customer service puts me off too - it's basically just one of those customer forums that's like shouting into a black hole.
    • elenax
    • By elenax 22nd Nov 18, 8:26 AM
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    • 22nd Nov 18, 8:26 AM
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    • 22nd Nov 18, 8:26 AM
    Use spotify premium for most of my music other than that Tiktok is my recent favourite and you can find some exclusive covers on soundcloud as well
    • safta
    • By safta 24th Nov 18, 8:01 AM
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    • #9
    • 24th Nov 18, 8:01 AM
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    • 24th Nov 18, 8:01 AM
    in August this year I paid £59 for a year (instead of £79) for amazon prime and have amazon music free with that. I love having music on my phone but cant get all the songs I want a lot of them are on music unlimited which you have you pay an extra £7.99 a month which seems pointless really,, as £59 for the year equates to £5 a month and you iget free delivery as well.
    • PatrickJohnson
    • By PatrickJohnson 25th Nov 18, 8:48 PM
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    Vote for Apple Music - works seamlessly with my phone and has pretty much everything I want.
    • quietly_myself
    • By quietly_myself 21st Jan 19, 9:35 AM
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    I’ve been going through free or cheap trials of all of them. So far I’ve done:

    Spotify (3 months for £1)
    Apple Music (Free for 4 months)
    Google Play (Free for 3 months)
    Amazon Music Unlimited (4 months for £1)
    Deezer (Free for 3 months)
    Tidal (Free for 4 months)

    My Tidal subscription expires in February, after which I’ve got Napster, Qobuz and YouTube Music to try out. So far I’ve managed 21 months of free music streaming though.

    In my opinion they’re all decent services and apps, but I’d say the best are:

    Amazon Music Unlimited - for choice. I’ve never not found a track I wanted, whereas the others have all had some gaps.

    Apple Music - for iPhone/iPad integration. Obviously not relevant if you’re on an Android device.

    Deezer - for best app. Nicely laid out, easy to find what you need and very intuitive to use.

    My advice? Wait for deals and try them out. Enjoy.
    • ChrisK.....
    • By ChrisK..... 16th Feb 19, 10:27 AM
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    Well I have to repeat
    I'm using Google music offline which can play stuff by Google Voice assistant. My phone is also hooked up by blue tooth to my car stereo. So when I'm driving down the road I just say "Hey Google play Innervisions by Stevie wonder" and the album starts playing. I can also just say "hey Google play sting" and it creates a playlist with all my sting tracks (wherever they are) and plays it. I can even skip tracks with my steering wheel stalks. I can't possibly imagine anyone listening to music in any other way????
    • Ellen Dempsey
    • By Ellen Dempsey 4th Mar 19, 7:45 AM
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    I used Spotify, but then tried Deezer and switched to it. Seems better to me
    • JJ Egan
    • By JJ Egan 4th Mar 19, 11:55 AM
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    Poweramp Pro.
    However i dont think you mean what thread title says .


    The word STREAMING is missing .
    • mazzykinsxo
    • By mazzykinsxo 4th Mar 19, 4:34 PM
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    Spotify is essential for me. Use it daily
    • whatkatysaved
    • By whatkatysaved 4th Mar 19, 5:14 PM
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    I really like Spotify, but cancelled my Premium membership a while back as it was no longer worth it to me. I suddenly got really into radio so that's what I mostly play in the car now - as well as a few CDs.
    If I'm at home and want to listen to something different or specific, I'll use the desktop version of Spotify Free, which has more freedom than it does on mobile. The ads don't bother me.
    • shortcrust
    • By shortcrust 6th Mar 19, 4:41 PM
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    I use amazon music (the unlimited one). Iíve got Alexa echo things all over the place so I use amazon music because it all works together. Spotify would also work but if it ainít broke and all that.
    • wide to wide
    • By wide to wide 22nd Mar 19, 10:06 AM
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    Google Play Music is a great platform for me, considering the price and quality ratio.
    • markoo
    • By markoo 23rd Mar 19, 7:15 AM
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    Google Play Music App Receives Continuous Instant Mixes,
    I try and state simple facts in a nice way.
    • James1236
    • By James1236 26th Mar 19, 4:01 PM
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    I've only ever used two; Google Play Music when I first started streaming my music, and Spotify when I decided to switch for the student discount.
    I prefer Spotify in almost every way, although I do have to admit that it can take a while to get used to. It is more user-friendly now than it was before, but its layout may still take some time to learn.
    What I hate most about Spotify is how much it neglects Android phones. On Apple, you can swipe a song to the left to add it to the queue. While this is a small feature, it is massively helpful and is more convenient than having to hold your finger down on the song and pressing add to queue on android. The sooner this feature becomes available, the better.
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