Questions regarding songs in your android device. The quality, bit-rate, size and file types is considered relevant to this tag. This should not be confused with audio and/or music-player

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Want to play 2 audio files at once

Is there an audio app that will play a stereo file in the background, even if I start playing audio in another app? In other words, when I try this using Google play music and Poweramp, Google play ...
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Music Manager(s) cannot find certain album

I recently added a new album on my phone and my music manager (neither doubleTwist or the system music app) have indexed it. (Failed) Attempts I have tried deleting the whole album and re-...
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What rights do I have with music purchased through the Play Store?

I was about to buy an album that Google Play recommended, and I thought was good. Just as I'm about to enter my password, I noticed that nowhere does it show what type of music I'm getting. Am I ...
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Disable notifications when other audio is playing [duplicate]

I have a Sony Xperia Z1 with 4.4.2 Kitkat Is possible disable the sound of the notifications when I listen music or doing something? I'm watching a video of youtube, listen music with headphones ( ...
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Music Search Lockscreen Widget History

I have a Nexus 4 running 4.4 (kitkat?) and I use the Music Search widget while listening to the radio on my car. I have discovered the name of that song or artist I wanted to know many times, but now ...
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How can I repeat each song in a playlist n times?

I have a playlist with 3 songs: a.mp3, b.mp3 and c.mp3. I want to have it play as follows. When I play the playlist, a.mp3 plays for 4 times. Then it goes to b.mp3 and plays it for 4 times. Lastly, it ...
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Auto-switching Audio Widget?

I use a lot of audio apps on my HTC One, like Doggcatcher, Google Music, Tunein Radio, Pandora, NPR, etc. Most, if not all, of these apps have a 4x1 widget which controls playback. These are very ...
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Grooveshark app on Android

I realized that they took TinyShark offline recently. I'm looking to see if anyone knew why or what the reason for that was? I've found one alternative, BlueStream, but I don't think that that is a ...
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Android has a MIDI synthesizer?

I was searching about playing MIDI in the mobile, but I not found much information. So, Android has a MIDI synthesizer? Varies according to the model?
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Cloud music apps won't sync from device to computer?

I have a free Spotify account and can very easily sync music files that are on my computer to my Android device via wifi. But I can't find a way to sync files that are on my Android device back to the ...
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Best music app for android [on hold]

What is the best free app to use to play free music on a new android cell phone? Cell phone is LG H502Y.
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Individual ReplayGain Editor for Tracks

I've been using Neutron for a while now and I'm a bit annoyed that you cannot edit the replaygain of individual tracks on it. The replaygain in neutron only applies it if it detects that track has one,...
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htc Desire 510 memory problem

Under storage my phone shows I'm using 14.56 mega bites under music but I don't have any on my phone. I've looked everywhere I know to figure this out. I cannot put any apps on my phone because of ...
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Song Information Will Not Update

I was going through some music that I have on my computer, but when putting it onto my Samsung Galaxy S6 for media, I noticed that several albums had incorrect info (usually something like "1976 - ...
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Some Music Missing on Huawei Tag-L21

Alright, so I connected my phone to my laptop through a chord and moved a bunch of albums into the Downloads folder on my SD card, and all the music transferred over without a problem. However, when I ...
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How to measure sound decibel in Android?

Since Android device can play music using in-built music player or using external apps such as YouTube or TuneIn Radio, I wonder if it is possible to "measure" the sound being played by Android ...
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Purchased music from Google Play - they are nowhere to be found

I purchased 3 x albums 4 days ago using Play Store. It advised that the purchase was successful and the money was debited from my account - but it never actually said it was downloading anything. ...
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Why does my downloaded MP3 files need to be unziped?

I don't know why, but for some reason, the google music don't play them directly, everytime, it opens winRAR on my Nexus 5X then plays it. This only happens to the mp3 that I downloaded from internet,...
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Preamp effect on Android?

I know there are many equalizers on Android. But are there any preamp filters to make sound distorted a bit?
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My song skips after 5 seconds

In the default Android music player (marshmalloe, LG g5) any sing I play gets to 5 seconds then skips as if it's corrupt, I tried moving it to the correct music folder and nothing I do will make it ...
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Google “Play Music” - How to create play list per direcotry or some programatic way?

I want to be able to create play list in some better organized way for downloaded music, adding one song at a time to a play list doesn't scale Where does this data get stored ? can I create play ...
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Android 5.0.2 Randomly pauses Media

I have been using Android for years, but I can't seem to figure this out. My rooted Sony Xperia Z1s, as put in the title, randomly and inconsistently pauses all media I play, from Spotify, Netflix, ...
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How do you add album artwork to music in the default music app?

I want to add artwork to my samsung S4's music. I want to do this without downloading an app. Kind of like Itunes, is there something like I could right click and add album art work or something? ...
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LG K7 Wont Play Any Music

So I have a new LG K7 I rooted today. I tried to increase the max headphone sound in by changing mixer_paths.xml and ever since I can't get it to play any music. I tried changing the back the little I ...
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No Media in Gallery / No Tracks Showing Up On Music App

I'm currently experiencing a major issue with my Galaxy S6: No photos or videos show up within the Gallery App, and no tracks show within my music app. I was originally having issues with putting ...
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Mark sections of long music file as separate tracks

I'm looking for a way to list start/stop points or insert markers into very long music files -- consisting of separate tracks one after the other -- such that: the player recognizes each section as ...
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Huge amount of storage taken up by unknown music

I have had a second hand Huawei phone for a few months and I've been having a war trying to free up storage, but my biggest mystery is, I have a huge 116 KB taken up in music I haven't downloaded. ...
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Multiple Music libraries

My primary music library is English music (~15 GB) but I have a huge (>10 GB) of Hindi music too. My problem is: I want to maintain these two libraries (preferably on the same device) I want the ...
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Consolidate music files on SD card

I'm pretty sure I have to do this from PC but I just thought I'd ask if there's a way to do it without a PC around. I put all 70 GB of my music on a 128 GB SD card, but it's in the "structured" ...
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Downsample audio when transferring form iTunes?

My OnePlus One is only 64 GB but my iTunes library is... Well way larger than that. And even though I don't want all of it on there at once, I'd like more than what just sub-64 GB will get me. When I ...
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Using a Nokia in-line media control with Android

Is there any way this will work on Android phones? It has a volume dial, Pause/Play and even Next/Previous track (super useful for me). I tried random apps on Play Store but they all seem to not ...
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Can I download google play music unlimited times from the app?

From a web browser you can only download music twice, does this apply to the play music app aswell? Update: App doesn't have a limit, allows unlimited downloads. Source: http://www.makeuseof.com/...
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Google Play music won't play album in order

I've made a custom album/playlist and imported it onto my SD card on my phone. However, when I got to play the playlist, not only does it break up the album by artist, it won't even play in order. ...
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Google Play Music Playlists

So I'm just wondering if there is a way to "mass select" a heap of songs and then add them to a playlist all at once instead of having to select one song, add it to a playlist etc. for every song. ...
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my phone plays music on the other line when i answer it, they can't hear me besides music?

When I call someone or they call me. When I answer it or they answer it, they just hear music. We have shut off all apps that we can find that is open. Recall it, nothing changed. Shut down phone and ...
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Music Issue with ZTE V5

I recently brought my ZTE V5 ,but since the first day when i play music in the default music player the music starts to play but at some points the sound disappears but the song keeps on playing. It ...
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Why are ringtone-songs I buy from Google Play impossible to make into ringtones?

This is not a duplicate question --- at least not a duplicate of many questions that the search-engine gave me that seem similar up-front -- but as soon as I read them, I realized that they do not ...
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Some downloaded music will not play.

I have a Samsung Centura and some music will not play although it shows up after sync from my PC. When I try to play some albums, I get a fast message that the song can't be played. Other albums play ...
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accidently i enable mp3 play from server in Opera, how can i disable it.?

While downloading a song from song website i marked it as "Play from Opera" Now instead of downloading the song, it plays from server. How can i disable it in m y Samsung Galaxy Y duos. Andro 2.3
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How to listen to music off an SD card?

I have a new LG G3 and I want to listen to music that is saved on my SD card. How do you do this?
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How to play youtube in the background in android? [duplicate]

I have been using PVSTAR+ app which plaeyed youtube in the background and I could listen to youtube while its closed. Youtube recently updated it's API so PVSTAR+ doesnt work anymore. it's also have ...
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Xperia phone not playing audio properly through headphones?

I have an Sony Xperia phone (not sure which model) Within the space of about an hour, my phone has gone from playing music crystal clear through my headphones to not playing the whole bit of a song. ...
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Why do my headphones stop working on my LG Android?

About yesterday, my headphones randomly started pausing my music. At first, I thought it was my headphones which are Apple iPod/iPhone 5 headphones that I've had for a few months from an old iPhone, ...
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Bluetooth Watch that can control the music playback of an android device?

I know shopping questions are kind of offtopic here, but for the life of me, I cannot find a bluetooth watch that can control the music playback of the phone. I've seen watches that sync the music ...
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My songs I put on my Micro SD Card does not appear on Samsung Galaxy S5!

Here's what happened. Recently i bought myself a 128 gb Micro SD card. I added all of my music, which takes up 30 gb of the SD Card. When I open up music player i don't see all of the songs i put, ...
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How to keep Pandora / Slacker music apps continue to play music after the display goes dark?

I'm running android 4.4.2. When I play music via the Pandora or Slacker apps, it works fine. But if I stop using the phone while its playing, then the music stops playing once the current song ends. ...
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Android 4.4: Messages plays music when mail arrives on Galaxy S5?

My Message App (Notifications) plays a song forever when a mail arrives? I can't find this setting to change or turn off music to be played in Messages. I can't even find the music track that ...