SoundHound app now on BlackBerry 10 phones


SoundHound, the music search and discovery app, is now available for BlackBerry10 smartphones and can be downloaded from the BlackBerry  World storefront. The app has been downloaded more than 140 million times by mobile users around the globe. SoundHound captures and identifies song and artist info, instantly seeing lyrics and videos, and sharing their experiences with friends.

“The BlackBerry 10 platform presents a tremendous opportunity to further grow our user base and extend the availability of one of the world’s most popular mobile apps to a broader community of mobile users,” said Amir Arbabi, SoundHound’s Vice President Business Development. “BlackBerry 10 customers now have access to one of the most enjoyable and engaging mobile experiences, where a range of rich and fresh features allow people to explore and share sound and interact.”

SoundHound offers fast music recognition, the exclusive ability to identify a tune sung or hummed and LiveLyrics, which shows lyrics in-sync with the music playing over the air. In addition to sharing music finds through sites like Facebook and Twitter, BlackBerry 10 customers will also be able to share through BlackBerry Messenger. Tracks can be purchased directly from Amazon’s Music Store.