Looking for a good place to just hangout and listen to music? There are many websites that allows users to stream free music on the internet. Here are some of the best sites that you can switch to, sit back and listen to the latest and greatest music out there.
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1. Grooveshark: One of the most popular sites to stream free music today with a large collection of music and even comes with a forum where you can discuss your tastes with other people.
2. Last.fm: Last.fm keeps track of what kind of music you listen to on any player and then recommends music similar to your tastes to you regularly. A nice way to stay updated with the latest music everyday.
3. YouTube Disco: YouTube has its own free music streaming feature which allows users to create playlists of their favorite artists and tracks and play them on the browser. YouTube disco comes with a neat interface and everybody knows how large the YouTube database is and YouTube is probably the best place to find your music easily.
4. Spotify: Not available in all countries, but Spotify is the most popular website for streaming free music. The only downside about this website is its limitation in availability in some countries. Otherwise, the website has almost everything that comes under music that you may be looking for. Head over to the website to check if it is available in your country.
5. Jamendo: Jamendo is a free music streaming website that not many people may be aware of. But the website has a considerably large collection of music and even comes with its own “Top 100 tracks” list that is updated regularly. So discover the power of free music by heading over to the website by clicking on the link above.
6. Bandcamp: Bandcamp is a popular place where all artists. popular and unpopular ones post their newest tracks for users to listen to. Users can then post their comments and opinions on the song. Some artists call this place their second home. Bandcamp is a place that helps both the users as well as the artists posting their tracks. Users can support the artists that they like through the website as well discover new music.
7. Blip.fm: Blip.fm requires users to create an account on their website. Once this is done, users gain access to millions of free songs, their own internet radio station, an audience of music enthusiasts and can even share their favorite music with their friends. One of the best place to listen free music.
8. The sixty one: The sixty one has a unique interface when compared to other websites that allow users to stream music for free. You cannot browse through lists and listen to music that you want. But the interface plays free music for you. Even then, you will be forced to keep coming back and check what is new on their playlists.
9. City Sounds: City Sounds is a nice city-based music exploration tool for streaming music on your browser. Everyday listeners can post their own music on the website and create their own mash ups.
10. Shoutcast: Shoutcast is basically a collection of internet radio stations. But it will not take much time for users to identify the station playing free music of their choice. Browse stations by genre and find the best music for your ears.
11. Rhapsody: Rhapsody is a pay only music service. But considering the features that are made available to users once you have created an account, it certainly deserves a mention on this list. If you don’t mind paying merely 10 bucks a month for your music, then this place is all you will need to find the latest in the world of music.
12. Musicovery: Musicovery is unique in a way that it allows users to listen to their favorite music according to their mood. There is a box on which, if you roll over your mouse towards the mood of music that you feel like listening to at the time, then the website will create a random playlist from its collection in accordance with the mood that you have chosen. Or you can simply search for your favorite music and play them through your browser.
13. Jango: Search for your music and play them through your browser or browse through genre of music and play them all together. This is a nice place to explore music easily.
14. Mtv Hive: the name must be enough for users to visit the website. Mtv is a popular name in the world of music and if it has a free music streaming service, then it is recommended that you visit the website. With the latest music displayed on the homepage, find what you are looking for easily using the search or browse through artists, genre and albums to find the best songs that will keep you humming their tunes throughout the day.
15. Mufin Player: If you have a large collection of music and end up listening only to a number of songs from that collection as it’s a tiring process to search for music through that pile, then Mufin Player might just be the solution for you. This player is free and is an application that analyzes and arranges your music according to the tune and mood of the tracks and recommends music that matches your collections. So this application is a great way to get started with creating your own collection of music.
16. Amazing Tunes: Listen to the latest and newest tracks released for free and create playlists of your favorite music and save it for later. Visit the blogs section to get recommendations on what’s happening in the world of music.
17. Digitally Imported: Digitally Imported has a large collection of electronic and techno music for enthusiasts of that kind. If you are into that genre of music, then this is definitely the place to be.
18. iLike: The homepage of this website contains all the latest music that the industry has to offer. Browse through their collections, listen to what you like, and even search for the music you want to listen to with ease.
19. Live365: Live365 is a internet radio network containing lists of the best radio stations out there on the internet. Users can listen to their favorite music by accessing these stations. Browse through genre or simply listen to tracks recommended by other users.
20. Mp3.com: Mp3.com has over a million songs that are all free to download for users. Listen to songs and download them if you like them. This is a great place to start creating playlists of your favorite songs and downloading them on to your computer.
21. Tunein: Tunein offers users the opportunity to listen to live radio stations from all over the world. Listen to radio that is being aired in the USA while sitting in front of a computer in India.
22. Streampad: Streampad is an application that can be installed on platforms like Tumblr, WordPress, Blogger, Typepad and many other like it. It then creates playlists for you and plays music for you while you work. Customize the skins and colors to make it look cool and play your favorite music straight from this app.
23. Slacker: Slacker allows users to listen to pre-built radio stations on the website and even allows users to create their own radio stations and upload them for others to listen to it.
24. Yahoo! Music: Yahoo! Music works only with Internet Explorer but streams free music that you choose and even plays your favorite radio stations.
25. MeeMix: Listen to your favorite songs by searching through the collection of free music that this website has to offer. Sign up using your Facebook or Twitter account and start exploring.
26. Spinjay: Spinjay offers users to create their own playlists and upload them on the website. Other users can vote for your playlist and make you a popular DJ. Or you can simply browse through other playlists on the website and start listening to them.
27. Jiwa: Use this website to search for your favorite free music and Jiwa will create playlists of similar tracks and from related artists and play them for you.
28. Songspin: Songspin allows users to browse and explore for music through genre and listen to their favorite music online.
29. Streamit: This is another website that allows users to listen to radio stations from over the world. Select the region and listen to live radio from that region for free.
30. Maestro.fm: Maestro.fm currently allows users only through invites. So, if you have a friend who is already using the app, then well and good. Otherwise, you will have to leave your details and wait for an invite from the website. Maestro is the complete solution for all your needs pertaining to music. Users can backup their music and store them to the cloud and even play music no their iPhone. The website has a large collection of music that you will never get tired of listening to.
So these are the top music websites for music lovers. The list is endless but we selected the best one for you. Add your comments if you wish to add few more sites in the list.