The much awaited #Music app by Twitter has finally arrived for web, and iOS. Though, iOS app has been out for selected countries but web version is available for free without any restrictions. This is what the social networking site said on its blog post "a new service that will change the way people find music, based on Twitter."
"It uses Twitter activity, including Tweets and engagement, to detect and surface the most popular tracks and emerging artists. It also brings artists' music-related Twitter activity front and center: go to their profiles to see which music artists they follow and listen to songs by those artists. And, of course, you can tweet songs right from the app ", as mentioned Twitter's official blog.
Basically, Twitter detects popular music and artist trending, at any time. The company says that #Music highlights ‘music ‘related activity on the forefront. You can view artists' profiles,' their favored music. One can also tweet songs just by a tweet. Twitter #Music, primarily, source music from iTunes, Rdio, and Spotify. You can only preview music from iTunes, and talking about the rest ( Spotify and Rdio) , one has open their respective account to enjoy full tracks.
The company was hunting for such opportunity to rekindle with consumers. Looks like this is what fans were waiting for a long time. Its nearest rival Facebook has been doing its own things, by collaborating with hardware partners to promote - Facebook Home for Android.
Here are the reception got from popular artists, who themselves tweeted in favor for Twitter #Music
"Man this new Twitter music app is insane!" - Wiz Khalifa @wizkhalifa
"Twitter has some insane things in the pipeline. The new twitter #music app is big! Shout out to my peeps over at twitter ;) #HUGE "- Ne-Yo!! @NeYoCompound
"Thanks to my friends @TwitterMusic for sharing your new app and connecting us thru music. Congrats!" - Jason Mraz @jason_mraz
Own an Android based handset, wait a little longer, as Twitter says that the app will land sometime in future. Have you experience Twitter #Music app? Here is the official Twitter #Music?