Just think about all the different features the Chromebook OS offers you – you’ve got the ability to save files online, read and write from your USB drives, run chrome add-ons, use offline and online apps to send emails, watch videos and play music.
Playing music is fun and chrome thankfully has a wide variety of music players to help you play high-quality music both online and offline. However, with dozens of apps to choose from, it becomes really difficult to find the best ones.
Therefore, we have crafted a list of 7 best free music apps for Chromebook to help you dance to the rhythm of your favorite songs.
Music apps for Chromebook
VLC Media Player
This media player is by far in our opinion one of the best free open-sourced media players out there. It is constantly being updated by the developer community. Countless developers focus on developing specific aspects of the software. In addition, almost all media file formats are supported by this player and also have pretty cool features.
It comes with a simple user interface, is very user-friendly, and is totally ad-free. The interface is well structured for convenience and navigation. Plus, you can enjoy this experience without pesky ads distracting your attention.
The player is fully optimized for Chromebook so it is fast, efficient, and totally secure for you to have the best audio experience.
So, give it a try and download this awesome media player here.
If the VLC Media player is king, Spotify is his mother. In terms of popularity, it boasts as the most used media streaming platform in the whole world. With over 180 million users paying for its services. Although it is used online, you can play music from your Chromebook’s local drive.
Spotify’s user interface is great, and properly categorized, making navigation easy, and songs easy to find and play.
Other powerful features of this player include playback speed control, a timer, and the option to upgrade if you want more advanced features. If you have a premium account, you have the ability to download songs, albums, and podcasts to your local drive and enjoy offline.
In addition, there are third-party apps like Spotify pie chart that offer you the ability to view your monthly listening views for each and every month. You also have access to change text from your monthly stats to a pie chart.
This great app is fully available for Chrome OS in different ways. Either through Linus, a web-based version, or the Google Play store version.
We recommend you download through the Google Play store down below.
At the time of writing this article, Until AM, has over two hundred thousand users. However, it is a chrome extension. But it is a straight-up efficient media player you use to play songs in high-quality.
What I love about this app is the DJ feature. It mimics a DJ environment. You can do the vinyl scratching, adjust sound and modify playback speed.
Another great feature is the ability to integrate with SoundCloud and listen to more sounds. You can also browse files from your Google drive and play songs from your local directory.
If you have difficulty with the app, you can check their blog from inside the app and learn more. Download Until AM from the chrome store below.
jetAudio HD Music Player
With over ten million downloads on the Google Play store, it is one of the best and most popular music players you can download for your Chromebook. It is simple, lightweight and perfect for your Chromebook.
You can play most of the audio file formats like MP3, AAC, WAV, and many others. No need to convert your files before playing them.
For more premium features, you can upgrade to their premium version which will remove those little ads from the bottom of the player. Other than that, you are good to go.
Download this app from the link below on the Google Play store.
Remo Music Player
Remo Music Player is also another quality media player you can download for your Chromebook. The interface is simple with stylized images making it very visually appealing. For more sound quality control, it comes with an equalizer so you can tweak your audio files to your heart’s content.
Other features include keyboard shortcuts and the ability to control songs using your smartphone. To do so, you need to scan the QR code using your phone.
In addition, it is simple with a minimalistic design. This makes it very light and suitable for your Chromebook.
Download the Remo Music Player on Google Play Store below.
Enjoy Music Player
Enjoy Music Player is also another chrome extension you can download and install onto your Chromebook. It is a very lightweight, minimalistic design, and is very user-friendly. It also uses less space.
Just like the other apps, you can use it both online and offline. In addition, it comes with an equalizer for better sound quality control.
The allows you to play songs from your local hard drive. It also supports SoundCloud and Google drive integration.
Download Enjoy Music Player app for free on Google Play Store below.
NRG Music Player
Don’t underestimate this media player because it is the last one on our list. With over ten million downloads and a very good rating on the Google Play store, this player is a very popular app among music lovers and audiophiles.
Another great feature is the ability to support a lot of mainstream audio formats like Mp3, AAC, and WAV. You can also use their in-built equalizer to tweak your songs for an optimal audio experience.
With its simple design, users find its interface very easy to navigate.
Even though Chromebook is known for its long battery life, you can save extra battery when you fall asleep.
Users can also customize the interface to their own preferences.
How do I download music for free?
Now that you have the ideas for music players, wouldn’t it be nice to have resources for free music?
Here are some helpful posts to help you out:
- 6 Websites To Download Free Karaoke Music.
- 10 Places To Download Free Hip Hop Music.
- 9 Best Sites For Free Classical Music Downloads.
- 9 Places For Free Country Music Downloads
Chromebooks are fun to use, easy to use, and very secure. However, with these new additions to your Chromebook toolkit, you can play songs to your heart’s content.
For more ideas, visit our music hobby page.