Download Lyrics - Best Software & Apps

  • Shazam

    5.12.2-151214

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Windows Phone
    Mac
    iPhone

    Instantly find out which song is playing

    6
    34 votes
    • PROS:Huge database of music, Links to the track on Spotify, Rdio and Google Play, Extremely simple to use, Keeps a history of searched-for songs, Well-integrated social aspect
    • CONS:Won't recognize every song
  • MiniLyrics

    7.4.18

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Read the lyrics of your favorite song as it plays

    7
    677 votes
    • PROS:Supports 15 different players, Amazing lyrics database, If automatic lyric search doesn't work you can look them up manually in a very easy way
    • CONS:Shows nagging registration reminders
  • Musixmatch Lyrics & Music Player

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Quickly and easily harness the power of online lyrics with the MusiXmatch

    7
    123 votes
    • PROS:Huge database of lyrics, Sing-along lyrics are great, Easy to use
    • CONS:Remove vocals option is weak, Ads are intrusive
  • MusiXmatch Lyrics & Music

    Mature 17+

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Quickly and easily harness the power of online lyrics with the MusiXmatch

    9
    9 votes
    • PROS:Huge database of lyrics, Sing-along lyrics are great, Easy to use
    • CONS:Remove vocals option is weak, Ads are intrusive
  • 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
  • Lyrics Plugin for Windows Media Player

    0.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    View lyrics when you play songs in Windows Media Player

    7
    197 votes
    • PROS:Displays lyrics in real-time, Facility for adding lyrics
    • CONS:Many songs are missing lyrics at present
  • Lyrics Plugin for Winamp

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Your favourite lyrics delivered to Winamp

    7
    64 votes
    • PROS:You can enter your own lyrics, Lyrics well presented and accurate
    • CONS:Sometimes displays wrong lyrics, No "suggestion" feature
  • Finale Notepad

    2012

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Write Music Your Way

    6
    241 votes
    • PROS:Quickly and easily create sheet music with or without lyrics, Use the playback features to hear your music as soon as you've written it,
    • CONS:This application is a free trial after 30 days purchase is required to use,
  • iHeartRADIO for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Personalized internet radio

    5
    21 votes
    • PROS:Local radiostations from major cities, Personalized and smart streaming radio, Useful Windows 8 multitasking, Integrated lyrics
    • CONS:Mediocre quality music, Takes some time to learn your musical tastes
  • Nokia Music For Windows 10

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Stream or download music mixes

    6
    83 votes
    • PROS:Many genres, artists, and premade Mixes, Lyrics and artist information page, Subscribers can download Mixes for offline listening
    • CONS:Limited features without a subscription, Cannot listen to single tracks on demand,
  • Musixmatch

    5.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    iPhone

    Quickly and easily harness the power of online lyrics with the MusiXmatch

    10
    2 votes
    • PROS:Huge database of lyrics, Sing-along lyrics are great, Easy to use
    • CONS:Remove vocals option is weak, Ads are intrusive
  • TunePrompter

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Karaoke videos made easy

    6
    16 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, Automatically searches for lyrics, Syncing is fairly easy, Supports MP3s, Exports to QuickTime, iPod and iPhone
    • CONS:Requires you to have karaoke tracks
  • Autolyrics Winamp

    Plug-in 0.99

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Automatically display the lyrics of songs

    5
    11 votes
    • PROS:Helps you get much more out of music, Works automatically when you start Winamp, Fairly accurate in lyric results
    • CONS:Displays adverts alongside lyrics, Can hog RAM at times, Does not work with other media players
  • Overture

    P22 4.1.0

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Easy-to-use but professional music notation software

    9
    17 votes
    • PROS:Comparatively easy to use for a notation app, Supports ease of adding lyrics, Well presented and elegant
    • CONS:Doesn't offer intricate control for complex compositions
  • MusicBee

    Final 2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Music manager and player with format converter and tag editor

    8
    65 votes
    • PROS:Excellent music manager, Fixes tags, finds artwork and lyrics, Built-in CD ripper, Built-in format converter, Compatible with iTunes and WMP libraries
    • CONS:You need to download the Lame encoder separately, The interface may feel a bit overwhelming at first
  • EvilLyrics

    0.1.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Searches and displays lyrics for the song you're playing

    6
    50 votes
    • PROS:Discrete and lightweight, Excellent karaoke mode, Works with many players
    • CONS:Doesn’t always retrieve the correct lyrics
  • PDFtoMusic

    d 1.3.0

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Automatically play musical scores in PDF format

    5
    28 votes
    • PROS:Automatically reads music and lyrics, Simple and easy to use, Supports editing in Melody and Harmony Assistant
    • CONS:Doesn't read printed or scanned music sheets
  • OpenSong

    1.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Keep all your lyrics and guitar chords in one place

    8
    12 votes
    • SongBook

      varies-with-device

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows

      A paid Music & Audio app for Android

      -
      No votes yet
      • iTuner

        1.0.3692

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Control iTunes with customizable keyboard shortcuts

        4
        14 votes
        • PROS:Customizable keyboard hotkeys, Built-in mini-player, Shows lyrics and ID tag data, Nice design
        • CONS:Doesn't open automatically with iTunes
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