- Blazing fast music recognition
- The world’s only singing and humming recognition
- LiveLyrics: see lyrics move in time with the music
- SoundHound Headlines: brings you free song streams, new artists, and more
- Real-time Facebook and Twitter updates from your favorite artists
- Facebook and Twitter sharing, listen-on-startup, and geotagging
- Buy links, YouTube videos, artist biographies, and much more
✧ Thank you to our 150 million+ fans and loyal users for making SoundHound a must-have App! ✧
★ Reviews and Honors for SoundHound ★
Top 10 Must-Have Android Apps – Bob Tedeschi, NY Times
Best Music Engagement App – BILLBOARD Music App Awards
Your top 10 Android Apps – “I love this app… unique in its class.” – Jessica Dolcourt, CNET
The Best Android Apps – “There’s no limit.” – John Herrman, Gizmodo
“Genius, isn’t it?” – B.B.C. World Radio
“This is amazing… insane, right?” – David Pogue of the NY Times
Note: Location is used to store where songs were discovered. It can be disabled from the Options menu.
Explanation of requested permissions:
Used to record audio for both music and voice search.
CHANGE YOUR AUDIO SETTINGS
Used to ensure optimal audio recording settings.
FINE (GPS) LOCATION
COARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATION
Used to enhance search results and remember where a search took place, which is displayed through History. This can be disabled in app settings.
FULL INTERNET ACCESS
Used to communicate with servers for search results and other content.
READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITY
Used to mute SoundHound audio when receiving phone calls.
MODIFY/DELETE USB STORAGE CONTENTS MODIFY/DELETE SD CARD CONTENTS
Used to cache data.
Used to notify when search results are ready.
VIEW WI-FI STATE
Used to allow usage through WI-FI.
VIEW NETWORK STATE
Used to detect when internet access is available.