What's New

- Now go Hands-Free with “OK Hound…” Use your voice to search, discover, and play! Find that song you’re trying to identify, hands-free, in the car, on the go, or at home, discover new information about an artist, play full tracks, or even add it to your playlist.
- To identify a song playing on the radio, just say “OK Hound, what song is playing?”
- To discover more about your favorite artist, say “OK Hound, what is Rihanna’s latest song?”
- To play a song, simply say, “OK Hound, play Hello by Adele.”
- Redesigned History page to make it easier to access music you’ve found with SoundHound
- We’ve have an all new app icon! Look for the signature SoundHound orange.

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App Description

Search, discover and play music with SoundHound. And now, you can navigate in a hands-free search and assistant mode with “OK Hound…”

To use hands-free, simply say: “OK Hound… what’s this song?” You can also do much more:

Say it and play it:

• “OK Hound, please play Hello by Adele”
• “OK Hound, play Katy Perry’s top video”

Add song to Spotify playlist:

• “OK Hound, please add One Day Like This to my Spotify Playlist”
• “OK Hound, add Dark Horse to my Spotify Playlist”

Deep dive in music knowledge:

• “OK Hound, what’s Taylor Swift’s latest song?”
• “OK Hound, how old is Paul McCartney?”
• “OK Hound, where was Fetty Wap born?”

For music identification or Sing/Hum recognition, say:

• “OK Hound, what’s this song?”
• “OK Hound, what’s this song that I’m humming?”

Plus, you can continue to access all of the great SoundHound features you know and love through the classic tap, swipe and type modes, too:

Search:

• Tap the orange button to instantly identify songs and see live lyrics, video playback, share, stream, or buy
• Sing or Hum into SoundHound, for results when you can’t get that song out of your head
• Access your History, showing your previous searches (register to ensure you can access all of your discoveries!) to add to your Spotify playlist

Discover:

• View live lyrics, moving real-time with the music, and sing along
• Check out weekly featured songs, videos, artists & albums
• Find out what’s being played near you & around the world with our Music Map
• Learn about ‘Artists Born Today’, showcasing artists on their birthday, everyday
• Access artist photos & biographies, album release dates & band info
• See the hottest in new music, across Global, Emerging and Popular charts

Play:

• Play the full song and watch the music video with our embedded YouTube player
• Browse the top videos others are watching
• Listen to songs or playlists in your favorite connected streaming services, such as Spotify, Pandora, Apple Music
• Purchase songs or albums instantly in iTunes

Reviews and Honors
• Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Apps - Bob Tedeschi, NY Times
• Best Music Engagement App - BILLBOARD Music App Awards
• Essential iPad App - "Seriously fast" - John Herrman, Gizmodo
• "Genius, isn't it?" - B.B.C. World Radio
• "This is amazing... insane, right?" - David Pogue

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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 16, 2011 New version 3.6.3
  • May 06, 2011 New version 3.6.2
  • March 02, 2011 New version 3.6.1
  • December 22, 2010 New version 3.6
  • November 20, 2010 New version 3.4.2
  • November 03, 2010 New version 3.4.1
  • September 21, 2010 New version 3.4
  • July 23, 2010 New version 3.3.1
  • June 24, 2010 New version 3.3
  • May 10, 2010 New version 3.2.2
  • May 09, 2010 New version 3.2.0
  • May 05, 2010 New version 3.2.2
  • July 23, 2011 New version 4.0
  • August 10, 2011 New version 4.0.1
  • October 13, 2011 New version 4.1
  • November 04, 2011 New version 4.1.1
  • December 14, 2011 New version 4.2
  • February 14, 2012 New version 4.3
  • March 21, 2012 New version 4.4
  • March 28, 2012 New version 4.4.1
  • April 28, 2012 New version 4.5
  • June 07, 2012 New version 5.0
  • June 19, 2012 New version 5.0.1
  • August 23, 2012 New version 5.1
  • October 19, 2012 New version 5.1.1
  • November 13, 2012 New version 5.2
  • December 11, 2012 New version 5.2.1
  • January 04, 2013 New version 5.2.3
  • March 21, 2013 New version 5.2.4
  • April 29, 2013 New version 5.2.5
  • August 01, 2013 New version 5.3
  • August 14, 2013 New version 5.3.1
  • August 19, 2013 New version 5.3.2
  • September 16, 2013 New version 5.3.3
  • October 18, 2013 New version 5.5
  • November 14, 2013 New version 5.5.1
  • December 19, 2013 New version 5.6
  • January 18, 2014 New version 5.7
  • February 22, 2014 New version 5.8
  • March 21, 2014 New version 5.9
  • April 10, 2014 New version 5.9.1
  • May 15, 2014 New version 6.0
  • May 29, 2014 New version 6.0.1
  • July 17, 2014 New version 6.1
  • July 26, 2014 New version 6.1.1
  • August 20, 2014 New version 6.2
  • September 06, 2014 New version 6.2.1
  • October 10, 2014 New version 6.2.2
  • November 12, 2014 New version 6.3
  • November 13, 2014 New version 6.3.1
  • December 05, 2014 New version 6.3.2
  • February 14, 2015 New version 6.3.5
  • February 19, 2015 New version 6.5
  • April 27, 2015 New version 6.6.3
  • May 21, 2015 New version 6.7
  • May 24, 2015 New version 6.7.1
  • July 20, 2015 New version 6.8.1
  • September 22, 2015 New version 6.9
  • September 24, 2015 New version 6.9.1
  • January 13, 2016 New version 7.0
  • February 20, 2016 New version 7.0.1
  • July 08, 2016 New version 7.1.3

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