The New Trend In Music – Music Streaming
Technology has brought about a lot of changes in the way we do things and live. It also affects the way we consume entertainment. Listening to music has always been either radio or music systems. As technology had made great strides, the radio now plays music from FM channels and cassettes and CDs have become obsolete. Digitization and internet technology has changed things multifold and now we can entertain ourselves on the go whenever and wherever. Such advancements have paved the way to music streaming over the internet either via wifi or data. It makes your life easier, as you get all your favourite music with one single app. You don’t have to search for songs or store them in your local library. You will save a lot of memory space and you get to listen to music on the go from your smartphones.
You can watch and listen to music the way you want using the many music streaming apps that are available today. Music streaming apps offer services that can be accessed on tablets, smartphones and computers. There are a few streaming services that are popular in India and are available as free apps and as a subscription model. A subscription will allow one to access music without any intrusions and enable offline listening.
Popular Music Streaming Apps
Let us take a look at some of the popular music streaming apps in India. Amazon Prime Music is a popular mid streaming app that was introduced in India a few years ago. If you have a Prime membership, you can freely use the music service without any hassles. The service has an extensive range of western and Indian music. It has an ever-growing library of music collection. Spotify is another popular music streaming app with high-quality music and exclusive albums. A paid version will allow you to save music locally and offers ad-free content.
Apple Music is a music streaming service that comes with an annual subscription of Rs. 999 and a monthly subscription of Rs 99. It can be accessed in both iOS and Android devices. YouTube Music offers a great listening experience. It has tons of national, regional and international music. It offers a subscription model and you can enjoy the music free of cost with additional benefits like ad-free music streaming.
Some Regional Players In The Music Streaming Service
If you want to enjoy regional music, there are some Indian music streaming app to satiate your taste. Gaana app is popular in regional music circuits. The app creates curated music based on your listening pattern. Gaana is for free and Gaana+ is a subscription model with annual packs. JioSaavn is a combination of Saavn app and Jio Music which offers a range of music for Indian music lovers. Anyone can access the free version of JioSaavn app. Jio network users can access the pro version for free for the first three months. You can access this app through the web browser as well.
Wynk music is similar to Jio Saavn. This music streaming app is for Airtel users though it is available for everyone. The service has an extensive range of podcasts and music. It uses very less data as you travel around on mobile data in your smartphone. The app is available on both iOS and Android devices. Hungama Music is a free music streaming service that everyone can access. The service has more than 20 million users who enjoy regional music. If you are passionate listeners of Hindi music, this app is for you.