Amazon may be the place to buy your music, but up till now, they have always looked at others for playing their music. Today they have announced a new app which provides both PC and Mac users a new way to manage their entire music library. This will cover both music on their computer, and in the cloud. You can shop for music from the Amazon MP3 Store, and that not has over 28 million songs.
Amazon Cloud Player for PC and Mac features include:
- One-place for all your music: Play your Amazon and iTunes music all from one place, even when offline.
- A music library that is always up-to-date: Cloud Player automatically detects and adds new music to your library even if you bought it from iTunes or ripped a CD. The app does all the work for you.
- An integrated MP3 Store: You can shop from the Amazon MP3 catalogue of more than 28 million songs and discover new music with personalised recommendations, all without having to leave the app.
- AutoRip: Buy an AutoRip CD or vinyl record from Amazon and a free MP3 version of the album will be added to your Cloud Player for PC and Mac library.
- Built for speed: Cloud Player for PC and Mac is lean, mean and made for your music. It’ll get you from launch to play in seconds.
- Music management made simple: Download your MP3 purchases automatically or with one click. Export your music to other music players. Create and manage playlists using simple drag-and-drop.
- Instant search & play: Find music easily and quickly. Type anywhere to search for an artist, album or song and play directly from the search results.
- Rich artist content: See artist photos, bios, tweets, and gorgeous, large album art.
- Anywhere access: Music purchased using Amazon Cloud Player for PC and Mac is securely backed up in the cloud for free and made instantly available on any Kindle Fire, Android phone or tablet, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Sonos, PC or web browser.
“Cloud Player offers customers the easiest way to enjoy their music and was introduced to support our goal of enabling Amazon customers to enjoy all their music, wherever they are, and on any device,” said Steve Bernstein, Director, EU Digital Music, Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
“Our customers have told us they love our Cloud Player mobile and tablet app, and we are excited to bring the same great experience to our PC and Mac users,” added Steve Boom, Vice President of Digital Music for Amazon.
Amazon Cloud Player for PC and Mac is available today for free at www.amazon.co.uk/cloudplayerforpc.