Best music players for iOS

Best music players for iOS
Do you like music? Of course you do, and so does every other human being on the planet. It is one of the oldest and most popular forms of art and entertainment. It is also easy to consume at any time and any place – just throw some tunes on your phone, plug in a pair of headphones, launch your music player app, and enjoy! 

Now, about the "music player app" part of the formula, we're sure that any phone's stock music player app gets the job done. This applies to iOS's Music app as well – it is easy to use, rich in features, and supports a variety of audio file formats. But at the same time, the App Store is packed with alternatives which aren't bad either. In fact, many third-party music players for iOS come with smoother UIs and features that you won't get on the stock app. So we thought we'd make a list of our favorite music player apps on iOS – apps that you can try if the default music player isn't cutting the mustard anymore. 

Which iOS music player you like best? Let us know in the comments!



1. gagakiller

Posts: 176; Member since: Oct 08, 2014

Stock iPhone music player is the best one

4. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Not the best but certainly a great one, Apple surely knows to make beautiful and functional music player.

2. kotan24

Posts: 313; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

The post ios 7 stock music player was the best, miss the carousel, bring that back apple

3. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

Ecoute is best from these but what annoys me is that lyrics are hidden in upper menu and every time I need to enable them. But nothin beats Stock player with Auria and Colorize - lots of features, queue, lyrics and beautiful UI. With Equalizer Everywhere iOS is perfect platform for music listening.

5. melissa_fl

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 12, 2014

Does anyone knows a good music player with equilizer? I came from Android (ugh!) and I was using poweramp... that is the only thing I really miss from android! Any suggestions? Thx..

6. newuser123

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 05, 2015

Try 'Elite Music' it has all the things you need.

7. newuser123

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 05, 2015

Groove is not there anymore! There is similar new music player called 'Elite Music' .

8. maximus255

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 20, 2016

A good sample of a free but rich featured alternative audio player and voice recorder is alphaSXplayer (you can easily find it by search). It contains not only equalizer but plus much more options for custom music listening. Such as variable playback speed, pitch, 432Hz instrument tune and much more

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