Description

Shazam will identify any song in seconds. Discover artists, lyrics, videos & playlists, all for free. Over 1 billion installs and counting!

“Shazam is an app that feels like magic” - Techradar.com

“Shazam is a gift... a game changer” - Pharrell Williams, GQ

WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT
Find the name of any song in seconds.
Listen and add to Apple Music or Spotify playlists.
Follow along with time-synced lyrics.
Watch music videos from Apple Music or YouTube.
New! Shazam in Dark Mode.

SHAZAM ANYWHERE, AT ANY TIME
Get it on Apple Watch, iMessage, Mac, or iPad.
No connection? No problem! Shazam while offline.
Turn on Auto Shazam to keep finding songs even when you leave the app.

WHAT ELSE?
Find out what is popular in your country or city with Shazam charts.
Get recommended songs and playlists to discover new music.
Open any song directly in Apple Music or Spotify.
Share songs with friends through Snapchat, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Twitter and more.

THOUSANDS OF 5-STAR REVIEWS
“OMG... this app will blow your mind...you press the Shazam button and boom, you got the name of the song.”
“So helpful in finding good and new music you truly love.”
“I literally find my song in 1 second…"
“I love Shazam...It is helping me build a great playlist of songs I dont recognize right off hand.”
“This app is literally part of my daily routine…”
“This is the bestest app ever PEOPLE! If you want to know the name of a song or artist, this is the app you want.”
“Love the smooth integration to my Apple Music...”
“Love the lyrics section!!! The lyrics match the words of the song…“

Shazam is THE fastest way to discover music!
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Availability and features may vary by country.
For more information on Shazam’s privacy practices, please read the Privacy Policy, available at https://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/.

What’s New

Version 13.14

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5
852.7K Ratings

852.7K Ratings

Pant Farmer ,

Shazam - Always Good, if not Great

Shazam has always frustrated me - frustrated because technically it’s astonishing, yet could be so much better.
I mean, thinking back to when I was at school and mobiles were only just becoming commonplace, the idea back then that you could find a song simply by using your phone to listen to it would have been phenomenal, and still is when you think about it rather than take it for granted.
And yet, beyond that ability, I’ve never found Shazam to be all that. It deleted a whole load of old songs I’d Shazamed from the early days (which I’d assumed would be relatively safely stored!) and because I tend to use Shazam only for interesting/rare songs I’m unlikely to hear often, chances of me finding what they all were are next to none. It makes me anxious about using it as a permanent store platform.
Second thing is it’s not exactly easily integrated with other music apps/devices; really it would be nice to have added Shazamed songs straight into a playlist as soon as you get the answer - I’m hoping its integration with the Apple family could signal a change around of this.
Thirdly, quite simply I’ve never found the layout as straightforward and easy to use as it could be.
As mentioned, I’m hoping this could change with the recent news, and there’s very nothing that puts me off using it completely!

Guadalo ,

Still a great app

Updated to the latest version ( iphone SE ) - and with regard to the release date of tracks etc. I was put right by the developers, realised my mistake and grudgingly admitted I was a bufoon! Although I don’t like the fact the app will do all it can to make you buy a track, or tell every social media platform in the known universe that you’ve just Shazam’d something, it’s still one of the cleverest pieces of software out there. I’ve been using this service since 2004 and remember dialling 2580 down the centre of my keypad, waaay before this became an application! My tags only amount to around 600 now so I have lost a good number somewhere along the way - I think the real number would be nearer 1000. But despite that, I have had a lot of use from this service, over the years. It’s not an exact science and Shazam doesn’t always get it right but 99% of the time it’s right on the money! Huzzaah!!

Developer Response ,

Hi, when you get a result, tap on the main image (it will be the artist photo or the song artwork). You will be taken to a page where you can see the album, year, label etc).

StrikingMagic77 ,

Good, but not great!

I couldn’t just judge this app on my personal opinion as that would be biased. I gave a 4 out of 5 because there will always be room for improvements. I don’t like the slogan they use.. “Name any song in seconds” as it doesn’t do that! It doesn’t name “ANY” It names most songs.

I held my phone up to the t.v once as there was this really nice song playing on an advert. I cranked the volume up and it said ‘No result’ three times. Okay, one song they don’t have I thought. Then a great sounding song came on the radio, to which I hit the big blue Shazam button. Nope, ‘No result’. I then heard a great Techno song play at a show. Again, I pulled out Shazam. Nothing!!

Don’t get me wrong, it helped with finding extremely popular songs, but when production music, bootlegs and samples are involved, there is no hope!

Information

Provider
Shazam Entertainment Limited
Size
40 MB
Category
Music
Compatibility

Requires iOS 12.0 and watchOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Languages

English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish

Age Rating
12+
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Copyright
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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