Best Song Finder/Detector Apps 2018
Best Song Finder/Detector Apps 2018

Let’s have a look at the Best Song Finder & Detector Apps 2018 that are available for free to install in the market and you can easily get them to install in your Android to detect the song playing around you in just seconds. As you will just need to open the app and make the audio reach your phone so that these apps can detect that song. So have a look at these apps below.

Till now you must have read my lots of guide on Android, iPhone & PC as I keep on sharing lots of informational stuff with you. And today I’m again here with one cool guide that will help you to detect the music playing around you as there are some cool apps in the market that with listening the audio playing around you will tell you the name of that app. So these are called the Song finder or say detector apps. If you are not aware of these apps then this guide will be helpful for you a lot. And now in this guide, I’m going to share some of the best apps that can do this job and I have selected these apps on the basis of user ratings, reviews and some of my personal experience. And I’m sure you gonna surely love these apps. So follow the below guide to proceed.

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Top 5 Best Song Finder & Detector Apps 2018

Actually a few days back I was traveling with my friend and suddenly in the bus a song started and its beats was just awesome and I love that song but I was now knowing the name of the song as we both were listening to that for the first time. I was in total confusion and was entering the lyrics of that song in the Google to get the name of that song. And suddenly my friend took his phone out and started one app and he got the name of that song instantly and get it downloaded on his phone. I was totally surprised as I was not knowing the mechanism behind them. So I asked him how he did that when he told me about that song detector app that he was having on its phone. And then I google some of the best apps that can do this thing. And I got some amazing similar apps that I thought of sharing with you guys so that you can also capture any song playing around. And below I have mentioned all those apps.

#1 Musixmatch – Lyrics & Music

Best Android Apps To Identifying Music Playing Around You

Best Android Apps To Identifying Music Playing Around You

This is one of the best apps that will help you to get details about the music around you. Musixmatch is the world’s largest lyrics catalog, that lets you enjoy diverse music with synced lyrics. Must try out this app and catch the lyrics in your android.


  • Cast music and lyrics to your TV with Chromecast
  • Advanced features like Sleep timer and Equalizer
  • Create and share awesome Lyrics quote with LyricsCards
  • Automatically fetch song info and cover art for your songs
  • Android Wear and Android TV support

#2 Shazam

Top 5 Best Song Finder & Detector App
Top 5 Best Song Finder & Detector App

This is the another best app that I tried personally. Main features of this app are just right below.

• Identify music with one tap
• Sing along to songs with music lyrics, or watch their videos
• Preview songs and add them to Spotify playlists
• Shazam Offline: Identify music even when you’re not connected!
• Check out recommended tracks to find new music
• Stay in the loop with Shazam’s real-time charts
• Simply log in to sync all your Shazams across all devices
• Launch Pandora radio based on artists you Shazam
• Buy your Shazamed songs in Google Play Music with just one tap

#3  Google Now

Best Song Finder & Detector Apps
Top 5 Best Song Finder & Detector App

This is the inbuilt feature of all the latest Android that you can use to identify the music around you. You just need to activate the Google now by saying Ok Google in your android and this will listen to the music lyrics around you and will search for the song.

#4 SoundCloud – Music & Audio

Best Android Apps To Identifying Music Playing Around You

This is the another best music recognition app. Millions of people use SoundCloud to listen to music and audio for free. Wherever you are. Whatever you’re doing. The SoundCloud app lets you hear more.


  • Discover new and trending music you won’t find anywhere else
  • Listen to your favorite tracks and artists from a variety of genres, countries, and artists
  • Connect with friends and your favorite artists to hear what they share
  • Personalize your listening experience by liking favorite tracks to listen later
  • Create playlists for parties, workouts, on the way to work, or whatever mood you’re in
  • Play, pause and skip tracks from the lock screen

#5 Siri

Top 5 Best Song Finder & Detector App
Best Song Finder & Detector Apps

Similarly like Google now Siri is for an iOS device that can easily detect the music playing around you. You just need to activate Siri by long pressing the main button and let the Siri listen to the song playing around. And you will soon get the complete details of that song.

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Karanpreet Singh is the Co-Founder of Techviral. He writes about how to, tutorials especially on Android, iPhone, Computer, Internet, Social Networks, etc. Apart from this, he is an Ec-Council CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) and a Digital Marketing Expert. He loves to share his knowledge with others through blogging.