Download Music Library - Best Software & Apps

  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    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
  • MAGIX Music Maker

    2016

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    MAGIX Music Maker Lets You Simply Create Music

    6
    536 votes
    • PROS: 6 customisable virtual instruments., Use drum tracks and more from their library., Apply audio effects.
    • CONS: May have to upgrade to get the most out of it
  • MP3 Downloader

    1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download Music From An Extensive Library

    6
    122 votes
    • PROS: Find old music from as far back as the 50s, There are YouTube videos showing how to use it, The thumbnails help you judge the type of music you are going to download,
    • CONS: The program hasn't been updated since the year 2012, Most of the songs can be found (illegally) for free elsewhere, A lack of updates means that some of the library links are broken,
  • Spotify Music

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Android

    The music you want, when you want it

    6
    62 votes
    • PROS: Large music library, Great sound quality, Excellent music discovery options, Slick interface, Offline mode (for premium subscribers)
    • CONS: Battery killer, Not great with weaker data connections
  • Pandora Radio

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Get music recommendations live-streamed to your Android device

    6
    12 votes
    • PROS: Music recommendations based on your musical tastes, Like or dislike certain music for better recommendations, Sync with your online profile, Various music categories available, Bookmark and review songs you've listened to, Sleep timer
    • CONS: Sometimes repeats songs, Advertisements on the free version
  • Clementine

    1.2.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Lightweight, easy-to-use music player

    9
    22 votes
    • PROS: Build your own library, Support for online music networks, Includes tag editor and cover manager, Visualization effects, Nice interface and controls
    • CONS: Not many library management options
  • MediaMonkey

    Free 4.1.2.1706

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Play, organize and convert your music

    8
    73 votes
    • PROS: Convert media, Add Winamp plug-ins and visualizations, Advanced Tag Management, Buy in online stores, Advanced library management, Works with portable music devices, Rip to CD or DVD, Auto-DJ and party mode
    • CONS: Browser window is limited, No podcasting
  • Last.fm Scrobbler

    2.1.36.0

    License
    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
  • DEX 3 LE

    3.6.0.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Versatile DJ Mixing Software that works with your own music library, iTunes and the Pulselocker subscription service.

    7
    13 votes
  • CopyTrans TuneTastic

    Beta 0.717

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    The wizard that helps clean up your music library

    10
    2 votes
    • PROS: Quick scanning, Locates duplicate songs, Easy to use interface
    • CONS: Not a ton of features yet in this beta version
  • MP3 Quiz

    1.0.6.9

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Prove your knowledge about music in your own library

    6
    4 votes
    • PROS: Ability to add multiple players, Set question number on a per-game basis, Different difficulty levels available
    • CONS: Some questions repeat if you have a small library
  • MP3Producer

    2.54

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert your CD music collection to MP3

    9
    23 votes
    • PROS: Extract a CD segment, Written explanations of the process, Mark converted files, Get info from FreeDB database, Manage your music library
    • CONS: Can’t convert to MP4, Can’t add cover art, Information limited to FreeDB music database
  • Spotify

    for Windows Phone 8

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows Phone

    Almost any music you could want, always at your fingertips

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    No votes yet
    • PROS: Large and growing library, Excellent quality sound, Offline mode, Great looking interface, Offers lots of ways to discover music
    • CONS: Battery killer over mobile networks!
  • exfm

    1.0.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    iPhone

    Discover new music in an innovative way

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Innovative way to discover great music, Share music over Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr, Scrobble your music to Last.fm, Listen to your iPod library through exfm, Great user interface
    • CONS: No music search, Crashes on occasions