100,000,000 - 500,000,000 downloads
- Ease of use (one button to catch)
- Cool Screen widget
- Integration with other platforms
- Search accuracy
- Public-based database (you could find mistakes or not find the song)
+ By Shazam Entertainment Limited
Shazam is a song identifier, the easiest way to discover more about music
It couldn’t be easier to use: just tap on the central button of the app and hold your phone up to identify the track. It will display track information such as the album, title, artist, videos, lyrics, and more. Not all this info is available for all tracks; Shazam’s database is public-based and availability depends on users' willingness to upload. This is perhaps the main flaw, but nonetheless, the amount of info available on thousands of songs is just incredible.
Once Shazam identifies the song you can buy the track on Amazon. What's more, you can tag songs without data coverage. You can also check out your friends’ tagged music and add tracks straight to your own Tag List. Sharing tags with friends is simple because it's integrated with Facebook and Twitter. Shazam’s screen widget allows you to tag easily from your phone desktop. And you can keep yourself up-to-date too; Shazam has info about tour dates for your tagged artists and you can even buy concerts tickets right from the app.
This is the free version that includes unlimited tagging until Jan 1st 2012. Then it will be limited to a specific amount of tags per month (it used to be 5-7). If you like the app you can upgrade to Shazam Encore (£2.99), that includes unlimited tagging and exclusive features such as integration with Spotify and Pandora Radio.
Shazam was developed by Shazam Entertainment Limited. This is the only app they've launched on the market but it’s been a great success on most mobile platforms.
Shazam is one of those apps that you won't probably use everyday. However, you’ll really appreciate having it installed in your phone when it helps you to discover new songs and artists. We strongly recommend you give it a try.
Once you’ve Shazamed something, you can:
○ Buy tracks on Amazon MP3
○ Watch the videos on YouTube
○ See what your friends have Shazamed
○ Use LyricPlay to sing along to streamed lyrics
○ Listen to the music you Shazam in Rdio or Spotify
○ Check out the artist’s bio and discography
You can also
○ Preview and save your favourites
○ Share what you Shazam on Twitter, Facebook & Google+
○ Shazam even when you don’t have any coverage; Shazam will match when you have a connection and get back to you with the result
○ Shazam from your phone’s home screen with the Shazam Widget
Upgrade to Shazam Encore for the Shazam experience without the banner ads.
* Previews available: US, UK, DE, FR, CH, AT
* Lyrics and LyricPlay available: US, CA, UK, FR, IT, DE, ES, AU, NZ.
* Spotify available: AD, AT, AU, BE, CH, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, HK, IE, IS, IT, LI, LT, LU, LV, MX, MY, MC, NL, NO, NZ, PL, PT, SG, SE, UK, US
* Shazam supports devices with cellular connection
MIPS devices are not supported
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- Explore the world with Shazam’s Interactive Maps. Zoom from your current location to cities, countries and continents across to globe to discover what’s popular. Hint: This is for Android OS 4.x users.
- Options to download and play your favorite tracks on Amazon and Google Play.
- We have added a new screen wizard that helps you download your Shazamed music at Amazon MP3 & Google Play.
- N2170 .. Downloaded Dec 1, 2013
- Herling R. Downloaded Dec 1, 2013
- Fragrant S. Downloaded Oct 28, 2013
- Bebo M. Downloaded Oct 13, 2013
- Bharath G. Favorited Oct 11, 2013
- Givi G. Downloaded Oct 4, 2013
- Coda C. Downloaded Sep 18, 2013
- Saheb C. Downloaded Sep 15, 2013
- Javier H. Downloaded Sep 13, 2013
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Cul app HELP ME PLZ THOUGH I DONT HAV THE SCREEN WIZARD TO DOWNLOAD SONGS OFF GOOGLE PLAY WTF IS GOIN ON
Greatness of the world
What.... No lyrics any longer? No point.
Very cool but need to be careful how you hold it
I recommend this app..Ya got them upgraded phone and ya s#*! be messing up smh 5 star!! Boost Mobile Hydro!!!
I love Shazam! I usually find every song I look for. Except really new or Spanish.
Can't find dubstep tracks :(