SoundCloud is an interesting audio app that allows you to record sounds and share them with a growing community of users. The principle of SoundCloud is simple: hit the record button to capture your voice or play a song into it, then share this with the SoundCloud community. You can search for other users and browse through their songs and audio clips, playing them through the neatly integrated audio player. SoundCloud allows you to 'follow' other users in the same way as you do on Twitter , and you can keep track of the activity of all the people you follow through the Stream section. A search facility in SoundCloud lets you find people, or particular sounds. The vast majority of stuff uploaded to the app is music, though you can also find interviews, voice notes, sound effects, etc. There's plenty of integration with other social networks within SoundCloud, including the ability to link your user account with your Facebook account , plus post your activity to Twitter. The navigational menus in SoundCloud are a bit confusing to figure out at first, but you do get used to it. SoundCloud is an interesting new social network, though the mobile client needs some tweaking for it to really take off.
By now, most folks have said their goodbyes to physical media. Although vinyl has made a bit of a comeback. And if you're a music lover, SoundCloud is likely a name you've heard of as well. Having bonded over a mutual love for music, they decided they wanted to create something like Flickr or WordPress but for audio. Post Malone, Chance the Rapper, and Kehlani are but a few mainstream music artists that originally started their careers on SoundCloud. SoundCloud is now a streaming service, a distribution platform for new and upcoming artists, and an online community for fans. But at its core, SoundCloud is all about letting you discover and listen to new music. At the time of writing, there are over million registered SoundCloud users and over million uploaded tracks. You can access SoundCloud on both the desktop website and mobile app. Listening to music on SoundCloud online is completely free and you don't even need to create an account to do so.
SoundCloud is the world's largest music and audio streaming platform — million tracks and growing. With a buzzing community of artists and musicians constantly uploading new music, SoundCloud is where you can find the next big artists alongside chart-topping albums, live sets, and mixes for every occasion. Our enormous catalog lets you discover amazing hip hop, electronic, rock, classical, jazz, podcasts, audiobooks, sports and much, much more.