Download Audio Search - Best Software & Apps

  • Winamp

    Full 5.666

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    A hugely popular and versatile audio and media player

    8
    4399 votes
    • PROS:Fully customizable, Small installation, Runs quickly
    • CONS:No MOV support, Rip only on full version
  • FL Studio

    12.4.1

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A complete virtual studio to create your music

    7
    9694 votes
    • PROS:Supports multiple midi-ins, Loads of plugins, Intuitive interface, Smart search, Multiple editing possibilities, Mixer is filled with presets
    • CONS:Beginners may get lost in browser view
  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Find, share and enjoy your favorite music online

    7
    373 votes
    • PROS:New iPod sync and MP3 download features, Organize your music in customizable playlists, Share collaborative playlists with friends, Streaming radio with filters, Social features: friend list, Facebook connect, Import your MP3 files into the program
    • CONS:You'll have to put up with ads in the Free version, Individual songs can only be paid with credit card, Some songs are not available for download
  • Sound Search for Google Play

    1.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Music search for Android

    7
    72 votes
    • PROS:Decent music discovery, Recognizes music well, Easy to use
    • CONS:Acts as widget, Cannot recognize music outside of Google Play
  • RealPlayer

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Mac
    Palm OS

    A media player with a lot of limitations

    7
    34 votes
    • PROS:Plays music and video, Nice online video search
    • CONS:Limited video playback, Manual media refresh required, Archaic user interface
  • Tunatic

    b 1.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Let your computer identify your songs

    6
    163 votes
    • PROS:Identify songs by sound, Links to web services (buy iTunes, buy ringtone, Google search lyrics
    • CONS:Doesn't always work
  • Sharepod

    3.9.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Copy music to and from your iPod

    4
    105 votes
    • PROS:No installation required, Easy to use, Support for ratings and playlists, Includes search tool and built-in player
    • CONS:Some features don't work with iPhone 4
  • Windows Media Player Plus

    2.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Add new features to Windows Media Player

    7
    107 votes
    • PROS:Seamlessly embedded with the player, Nice graphical improvements, Includes a Tag Editor Plus, Makes default search tool more powerful
    • CONS:Only compatible with versions 11 and 12
  • All Music Unlimited

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows Phone

    Search, listen and download (is you want)

    4
    5 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, You can download songs, Allows you to create playlists, Good quality reproduction, Works in the background
    • CONS:Limited catalog sometimes, Many low quality songs, No setup menu, Poor quality of thumbnails
  • Pandora Mobile

    1.1.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    BlackBerry

    Streaming music with Pandora

    7
    7 votes
    • PROS:Great audio quality, Comprehensive search
    • CONS:Related artists not always similar, Focuses on popular songs
  • Last.fm Scrobbler

    2.1.36.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    The ultimate in free social music radio

    5
    57 votes
    • PROS:Audioscrobbler, Works even if you don’t have a music library, Saves your last 10 stations, Listen to neighbour and friends’ stations, Search stations by tags or artists, Detailed artist info
    • CONS:Big window, Free version has limited features
  • Antenna

    1.4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Listen to thousands of radio stations online

    7
    26 votes
    • PROS:Nice interface design, Includes thousands of radio stations, Browse stations on the list or on the map, Includes rating system and built-in search tool
    • CONS:Not all radio stations work
  • Mp3 Cover Downloader

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Find missing album covers in your music collection

    6
    34 votes
    • PROS:Quick search with varied results, Support to import files from the hard drive, Built-in audio player
    • CONS:No support to search in subfolders
  • J. River Media Jukebox

    12.07.17

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free, full featured music jukebox with loads of extra tools

    7
    55 votes
    • PROS:Intuitive interface, very easy to use, Great management tools for your music collection, Embedded player, search tool, ripping tool and burning tool, Support for portable music devices, Smart playlists
    • CONS:Could this be iTunes plagiarism?
  • Multimedia 8 for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Access and manage your media in Windows 8

    7
    30 votes
    • PROS:Easy to search for media in libraries, 3D video playback, Ability to capture audio and video, Create, manage, and shuffle your playlists
    • CONS:No MKV support as of yet
  • Musictube

    1.2.2

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Search and play music from YouTube

    6
    108 votes
    • PROS:Intuitive and beautiful interface, Quick search and buffering, Ability to watch video, Social sharing, Easily switch between versions of songs
    • CONS:A little slow and buggy on launch, No music discovery features, Poor sound quality
  • 360 Music Player

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    360 Music Player is Top Free Mp3 Music Player also powerful player with Quick search for all music files & custom background

    -
    No votes yet
    • Music Chow

      1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Search and download unlimited music for free.

      7
      4 votes
      • Music Download Free

        6.3.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Music Download Free is a media center with in-app search and built-in media player

        -
        No votes yet
        • Music Player for Android

          2.3.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Sort and search through all your music files

          7
          5 votes
          Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
          #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
          1Full 5.66643997.5Windows, Android
          212.4.196946.7Windows, Mac
          31.0.133736.5Windows, iPhone, Mac, Windows Phone
          41.2.21085.5Windows, Mac
          5b 1.0.11635.5Windows, Mac