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Rdio is a promising service and app that still needs quite a few tweaks before coming out of beta.
What's Newâ€˘ Recommendations. A new destination for discovering what to play next. Find albums similar to what youâ€™ve been listening to, plus stations and playlists popular with your friends or in your area.
â€˘ Redesigned Stations Player. Three-track display now showcases album art for the previous, currently playing and next tracks. Swipe to easily skip to the next track.
â€˘ Various UI improvements and minor bug fixes.
App DescriptionDiscover your next favorite track with Rdio, a social jukebox with over 20 million tracks to play â€” instantly or in stations â€” on your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Play what you want, when you want, from new hits to classic albums. Or, start a station based on any track, artist or genre and lean back while Rdio plays a perfect mix of songs. Once youâ€™ve found some favorites, add them to your Collection or put them in a playlist. If youâ€™re going to lose signal, just sync to your device and listen offline.
Feeling social? Follow friends, artists and other music lovers to see what theyâ€™re playing. The more people you follow, the more music youâ€™ll discover.
Itâ€™s music evolved. Go and play.
Try Rdio Unlimited free for two weeks. Keep listening to stations for free (currently available in the United States, Canada, and Australia), or upgrade for unlimited listening everywhere with In-App Purchases for 14.99 USD (US) / 14.99 CAD (CA) / 14.99 GBP (GB) / 20.99 AUD (AU) / 19.99 NZD (NZ) / 14,99 EUR (DE, ES, PT, FR, FI, BE, NL, IE, AT, IT) / 10,99 EUR (LV, LT) / 9,99 EUR (CZ, EE) / 6,99 EUR (PL) / 149 DKK (DK) / 149 SEK (SE) / 147 NOK (NO) / 139 MXP (MX) / 19,00 CHF (CH) / $18.99 USD (IS) / 10.99 USD (CL) / $11.99 USD (CO) / 68 HKD (HK) / $6.99 (MY) per month, renewing automatically.
Praise from Rdioâ€™s fans:
"Rdio feels more like a best friend who loves music than an app." â€“ @Visqis
â€śEveryone knows that I'm the king of the playlists . . . Rdio gives me the red carpet I been waiting for to lead people to my favorite Quiet Storm Classics . . . or my Sunday Clean Mix (my personal favorite song collection). My infinite music landscape has found a happy home!â€ť â€“ Questlove, drummer of The Roots]
Praise from the press:
â€śA seemingly endless amount of music to discover.â€ť â€“ Belinda Thomas, Examiner
â€śMakes it so, so easy to find music you love, hopping from one act to the next.â€ť â€“ Alexis C. Madrigal, The Atlantic
â€śRdio has by far the best app and online interface [of all streaming music services] . . . Grade: Aâ€ť â€“ Entertainment Weekly
â€śIt's the music discovery version of a candy store.â€ť â€” Marissa Cetin, Mashable
November 06, 2013 New version 2.5.3
October 19, 2013 New version 2.5.2
October 11, 2013 New version 2.5.1
October 04, 2013 New version 2.5.0
September 26, 2013 New version 2.3.3
August 15, 2013 New version 2.3
December 17, 2009 Initial Release