Use Shazam with Apple Music, Snapchat, and more

You can listen to Shazams with Apple Music or other music services. You can also use Shazam with Snapchat.

Listen to your Shazams

After you've identified songs with Shazam, swipe to the Library to see your previous Shazams. You can then use these services to listen to your Shazams.

Apple Music

Tap the Apple Music button near a Shazam to listen to that song in Apple Music. Songs that you've Shazamed are also automatically added to a playlist called My Shazam Tracks in the Music app. If you’re not already a subscriber, you might be prompted to join Apple Music.


If the Spotify app is on your device, you can also connect Shazam to your Spotify account. Tap the settings button  at the top of the Library, then tap Connect next to Spotify. Spotify becomes the default streaming service for the Shazam app.


If the Deezer app is on your device, you can also open songs with your Deezer account. Tap the More button  next to a Shazam, then choose "Open in Deezer."

Google Play Music

To listen to a Shazam in Google Play Music, tap the More button  next to a Shazam, then choose "Open in Google Play Music."

Buy songs you've identified with Shazam

On iPhone and iPad, you can buy songs from the iTunes Store with or without having an Apple Music subscription. On Android devices you can buy songs from Google Play Music.

  1. In Shazam, swipe to the Library. 
  2. Tap the song you want to buy to open the song in Shazam.
  3. Tap the more button .
  4. Tap "Buy on iTunes."

Use Shazam in Snapchat

Shazam is built in to Snapchat—you don’t need the Shazam app or a Shazam account to use Shazam with Snapchat. 

  • To identify a song with Shazam in Snapchat, open the camera screen, then press and hold on this screen to Shazam a song. You can send your new music discovery as a Snap.
  • To see your previous Shazams in Snapchat, go to the Snapchat Settings screen, then tap on Shazam under Additional Services.

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