What Song is This? Top 10 Apps To Identify Songs Name

What song is this? Are you addicted to music and love listening songs most of the time? Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you hear a song on the radio or hear it in some YouTube video and that song is stuck in your head but oddly you don’t know the name of that song? Most of us have been in this kind of situation. Earlier when there were not many apps that can help to identify song name. It used to take months to find the song which they heard long back and forgot the name of that song which was stuck in their head.

But fortunately for us, we won’t have to spend months searching for that song as due to advancements in technology, there are loads of apps these days which can tell you the names of the songs by just listening to the tune or 2-3 lines of it. We have prepared a special list which will tell you about some of the best apps for identifying names of the songs.

Identify The Name of Song With These Apps

I’m sure you cannot wait for starting the search for the songs which you have heard but don’t know the names. So let’s begin and find what song is this.

1. Shazam

Shazam
Shazam
Developer: Apple, Inc.
Price: Free
  • Shazam Screenshot
  • Shazam Screenshot

Shazam is easily one of the most popular apps when it comes to music recognition. This amazing is available for Android, Windows, and even iOS platforms. In fact, even the famous Siri assistant of Apple uses the Shazam database for identifying songs. Using Shazam, you can not only identify music around you but you can also find songs, and also get lyrics so that you can hum along.

Shazam is probably the best app in this field as it is also the most used app for music recognition. The features don’t stop at that, it also remembers every recognised song and works even when you are offline. I tried the app to find the music of famous Bollywood movie.

2. Musixmatch

Musixmatch Songtexte
Musixmatch Songtexte
Developer: Musixmatch
Price: Free+
  • Musixmatch Songtexte Screenshot
  • Musixmatch Songtexte Screenshot

Another amazing app to find the name of the song is Musixmatch. It allows you to quickly identify any song that is playing around you. This app is not only for recognizing music but it is also a music player which can use for playing music.

You can use this app and recognize songs by just tapping on the hamburger menu icon and then pressing on “identify lyrics”. This app does its job really well and is powered by ACRCloud.

3. Genius

Genius is another wonderful song name finder app which you can use for recognizing music that is being played around you. Genius opens up on your device’s home screen and there you will come across a list of songs that are categorized as the most identified songs on this app. You can easily tap on the songs, check out the lyrics, and play them. It also comes with a unique feature of downloading the song after recognizing it.

4. Spotsearch

Spot Search
Spot Search
Developer: Lex
Price: Free
  • Spot Search Screenshot
  • Spot Search Screenshot

Spotsearch is easily the world’s largest song identifier app on this list. You can identify any song here using a snippet of the lyrics. It comes for both iOS and Android platforms and has a user-friendly interface. More than 30 million people use this app for recognising the music.

Not only does this give you the name of the song, name of the artist, and the lyrics but it also gives you daily updates related to your favourite artists or bands. Now you won’t be asking what song is this, as you got a perfect partner to identify the song.

5. SoundHound

SoundHound is a great music recognition app which can be used for identifying music of any genre. SoundHound has a unique feature unmatched by any other app; it can recognize music even if you hum that song’s tune. It is a highly efficient app as within a matter of seconds it can recognize the song even if you are only humming a small part of it.

This feature is really helpful for those who have been looking for a particular song for days and don’t remember its name or lyrics but just the tune.

6. TrackID

TrackID is an exceptional music identifier and song recognition app. It is developed by Sony and comes with some amazing features. It recognizes music playing around you within seconds and gives you the results. It is powered by Gracenote and most of the results given by this app are usually on point. All the results are saved in the History tab of the app.

7. MusicID

MusicID
MusicID
Price: Free
  • MusicID Screenshot
  • MusicID Screenshot

MusicID is a tricky but amazing app for music recognition. Initially, the app might not listen to music let alone recognize it but once you enable the option “listen at start”, the app worth smoothly and gives you amazing results. All the results are saved in the app in the “Profile” section for you to check out later. It is incredibly easy to use, you just need to launch the app and it will automatically try to recognize the music.

What’s The Name of Song? Use AI of Your Mobile

1. Cortana

If you are one of the remaining few who still use a Windows phone, then this app might come in handy for you. Cortana is a great device for identifying songs and music. Its working is really simple, all you need to do is ask “What song is playing?” or any similar question and it will start recognizing music around you. This unique feature is also available for Windows PC.

2. Siri

Is there anything that this virtual assistant app cannot do? Apple has always been about improving and improvising, Siri has been the same as it has been increasing its capabilities and boundaries. Using Siri you can easily identify any song, all you need to do is give the command “What song is playing right now?” or “Which song is this” or even “Name that song” and Siri will begin recognizing the song being played.

3. Google Now

If Apple’s virtual assistance app can recognize music, then so can Android’s. Google Now, Android’s virtual assistance app works really well for recognizing the music or identifying the name of the song. All you need to do is utter the words “What is this song”  or “What song is this” or even “Name this song” and within a matter of seconds you will get the name of the song you have been looking for.

Ending With

I hardly remember the time when I was freaking out because I was not able to figure out the song name. Well, thanks to the intuitive design of our modern apps that let us ease our lifestyle with their striking feature. Start using these apps and you won’t ask what song is this again.

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