09/28 2017

How to Download Music Legally

This is the digital age, everything is online. You can order a fruit and have it delivered to your door, you can have your dinner delivered when you want, you can call your family half way across the world and wish them goodnight. You can literally do just about anything online. One action that has become more and more popular to do online is download music. Music is such an intricate part of people’s lives, and even more so since it has become so easy to download. They listen to it on their way to work, they listen to it at work, they listen to it when they get home and as they go to sleep. With digital music you are able to keep the music on your phone, your laptop, or your portable music player. Music has truly become an intricate part of everyone’s lives.

There are many ways to download and listen to music but not all of them are legal. Record labels go out of their way to make sure that each artist is fairly paid for their talent and hard work, downloading music illegally takes that away from them and ultimately takes away from the industry and what it stands for. So, when you are looking for the latest song, the hit you can’t get out of your head make sure you are looking in the right places to download it legally and correctly.

Of course, the most popular method to download music is iTunes, created by Apple, iTunes has a vast music library and is very easy to navigate. They have the top 100 songs listed and easy to find, you can purchase music one song at a time or by album. Not only that but if you own and iPod or iPhone you can easily transfer songs and playlists over to your device.

Another great way to listen to music is Spotify, you can sign up for a monthly subscription and then listen to whatever music whenever you want. There are a few drawbacks as not all music is available on Spotify. However, the benefits outlay the few drawbacks, you can download the app on your phone or your computer. You can create playlists and you can then share them with your friends. For a small monthly fee you can enjoy as much music as you like and the artists are still reciprocated.

Another fantastic option is SoundCloud. It is completely free to use and has a huge selection of music. A lot of the music is remixes and covers by up and coming artists, which makes it so much more interesting. Here you can discover new music you may never heard of before. You can listen to the music through the website app or even download some of the songs if available. You can also create playlists and easily share them with friends via social media.

Regardless of which option you can choose, be sure that you are legally downloading your latest tunes.

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