Websites where you can listen to your favorite music on the go, online and for free. We’ve also included the iOS or Android apps that are made available by these music sites. Note that while there are premium options, if you opt to stay with the free version, you wil be subjected to ads that help towards keeping the services free.
Pandora is a free music streaming website where you can not only listen to favourite music, but also find new music you are going to like. Just enter a song or artist you like and Pandora will build a radio-like station around it, proposing new music similar to your taste.
SoundCloud is an online service works by users who upload music for you to listen for free. You can search for artists, songs, bands, tracks and podcasts and explore music by genres, or check out what’s trending. You can follow your friends or other users with similar taste of music, or create your own playlists.
Last.fm is a great site to both listen and download the tunes you like. It will also suggest artists you might be interested in, based on the artists you listen to. Music on Last.fm is sourced from services like Spotify and Youtube. You can choose the source of your choice
DashRadio is another internet radio website that has tons of stations and different genres to fit in your taste. Find any station by genre and add them to your profile for future returns. You can also share your chosen stations with your friends on social networks.
8tracks gives you access to music in eight different categories. Choose from romantic, sad, or other emotional moods to bring up soundtracks and scores to fit those moods. Alternatively, you can enjoy the playlists created by 8tracks and discover new songs serendipitously.