The new app WidgetPod is a great way to bring music playback controls to your homescreen.
The basic version allows you to create a small or medium widget for Apple Music that just shows the current song available.
But to take advantage of all the app has to offer, you can unlock WidgetPod Pro for $1.99. That unlocks the ability to customize widgets. You can select from dynamic themes and change backgrounds.
Other features include the ability to connect to Spotify, iCloud sync to keep the widget information between devices, track change notifications, and custom app icons.
If you’re looking for an way way to control music playback without having to open up an app or head to Control Center, WidgetPod is a great option. The customization options can help you make the widget your own fit right into a great homescreen.
WidgetPod is designed for the iPhone and all iPad models. It’s free to download.