Shazam is clearly the most convenient app on the subject of figuring out a track you’ll be able to’t put a reputation on. Earlier than being acquired by Apple, the service partnered with Spotify to allow you to hearken to songs, till it naturally obtained integration with Apple Music earlier this year. Apple seems to need to play a good recreation, although, as its music identification service is now beginning to allow you to hearken to songs w ith YouTube Music.


The app’s newest model now helps you to use Google’s music streaming service to hearken to a track you’ve got simply recognized. Regardless of not having Apple Music on my telephone, there’s nonetheless a big button to open it on the backside of the display, however not less than I can now straight entry the monitor in YouTube Music with out having to manually search for it.


Left: The overflow menu when figuring out a track. Proper: The overflow menu when shopping your library

Apparently, although, the hyperlink to YouTube Music solely seems proper after you’ve got recognized a track. It is nowhere to be discovered once you head again to your library, with solely the Apple Music choice being proven.

I doubt Apple will push the combination additional with playlists anytime quickly, but it surely’s already a pleasant enchancment for non-Apple Music subscribers.

Shazam: Discover songs & lyrics in seconds
Shazam: Discover songs & lyrics in seconds