You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Satisfy Your Music Cravings With These Apple TV Apps

Satisfy Your Music Cravings With These Apple TV Apps

Turn your Apple TV into a fantastic music machine with these great apps for concerts, music videos, and streaming tunes.

Music On Your TV

The Apple TV is a great way to just have some background music going on in your home or office as you do focus on other things.

Music Paradise Player TV

Turn your TV into a giant music player

Music Paradise Player TV
Music Paradise Player TV

For anyone who wants to use their Apple TV as a music player in the background.

With Music Paradise Player TV, users will be able to turn their Apple TV into a giant music player for the home or office. Just use the companion iOS app to get all of your music loaded into the app, and then you can use it in conjunction with the Apple TV version. The app lets you select your songs, sort and manage favorites, create playlists, select random or repeat for songs or albums, and even adjust the equalizer settings to your liking. Plus, if you love the bass, there is a Bass Boost mode so you can feel the music playing through the speakers. It's a must for anyone who wants to turn their Apple TV into a home music system.

Why we love it

Music Paradise Player TV is a simple app that is easy to use and quite powerful. The ability to customize the equalizer settings and even boost the bass are must haves.

For those who...

  • Want to turn their Apple TV into a music player
  • Want control over equalizer settings and boost the bass

Not for those who...

  • Don't want to listen to music on the Apple TV
  • Don't need equalizer adjustments or boost bass

Old-School Radio Talk Shows On The TV

Sometimes you just can't help but love the traditional radio stations. Or maybe you want to listen to some podcasts or talk shows on your Apple TV.

Mixcloud - Radio & DJ mixes

A great way to rock out with music along with a dose of podcasts

Mixcloud - Radio & DJ mixes
Talk, talk, talk

For podcasts fans who also enjoy other music.

The top feature of the service allows users to create their own personalized radio comprised of a mix of DJ mixes, podcasts, radio shows and mixtapes. If you haven’t heard of Mixcloud, its speciality is content from popular DJs like Fatboy Slim, Above & Beyond, and Avicii. That should definitely help spice up your normal podcast routine.

Why we love it

If you're looking for more than just the usual podcast app, Mixcloud should definitely be high on your list. While there are podcasts for pretty much everyone, the ability to build your own radio station with unique and diverse content is fun and exciting. And along with being able to access the content on your iPhone and iPad, the app looks great on the big screen of the Apple TV.

For those who...

  • Are interested in a multifaceted app that brings together podcasts, music, and more.
  • Follow specific DJs.

Not for those who...

  • You know exactly what podcast to listen too.
  • Don't care about music.

Watch Your Favorite Songs

What's the meaning behind your favorite song? Chances are it's revealed in the music video, so fire up your Apple TV and watch them in high definition.

Vevo - Watch HD Music Videos

Vevo brings quality music videos to your big screen

Vevo - Watch HD Music Videos
Music Video Galore

Fans of music videos who want to watch them on the big screen.

If you love watching music videos from your favorite artists, then you need Vevo. With Vevo, you get a gorgeous interface that makes it easy to browse the popular and trending music videos, while also browsing by your favorite artsts and genres as well. When you find the video you want, just sit back and let it play beautifully on your television screen with Apple TV. Add favorites to watch later, and discover new videos from your top artists. Vevo is the quintessential app for watching music videos and now it's available on the big screen.

Why we love it

Vevo has a beautiful interface that is super easy to navigate and find your way through. It's easy to see what is popular and featured, while also finding the music videos for your favorite artists and songs. It's a must-have for anyone who likes music videos.

For those who...

  • You like watching music videos

Not for those who...

  • You don't care for music videos

Enjoy Concerts From Your Own Home

While going out to a concert is great, the tickets can get pricey and you probably won't be able to go to all of the shows you want to see (unless you're rich). Don't worry — just kick back on your couch and watch the concerts on your Apple TV instead.

Qello Concerts

Qello Concerts lets you watch what you've missed

Qello Concerts
Concerts in your living room

For those who like live concert experiences.

Do you love watching live concert shows but can't attend each one in person? With Qello Concerts, you can bring those epic live concert shows home with you on your big screen. Qello Concerts lets you check out featured concert experiences, or you can search for your favorite classic artists and bands from a large collection. Find what you're looking for and just play it on your telelvision screen. Make sure to get some popcorn as you sit back and relax.

Why we love it

Qello Concerts is the best way to catch up on live concert experiences that you may have missed out on from before.

For those who...

  • You like watching live concerts without being there in person
  • You want to catch up on what you've missed

Not for those who...

  • You don't care for live concert shows
  • You prefer to be there in person

Find New Favorites

While we all have our favorite artists and songs, sometimes it's good to go out and try something new. Find your next favorite tune through this app.

Mixcloud - Radio & DJ mixes

A great way to rock out with music along with a dose of podcasts

Mixcloud - Radio & DJ mixes
Talk, talk, talk

For podcasts fans who also enjoy other music.

The top feature of the service allows users to create their own personalized radio comprised of a mix of DJ mixes, podcasts, radio shows and mixtapes. If you haven’t heard of Mixcloud, its speciality is content from popular DJs like Fatboy Slim, Above & Beyond, and Avicii. That should definitely help spice up your normal podcast routine.

Why we love it

If you're looking for more than just the usual podcast app, Mixcloud should definitely be high on your list. While there are podcasts for pretty much everyone, the ability to build your own radio station with unique and diverse content is fun and exciting. And along with being able to access the content on your iPhone and iPad, the app looks great on the big screen of the Apple TV.

For those who...

  • Are interested in a multifaceted app that brings together podcasts, music, and more.
  • Follow specific DJs.

Not for those who...

  • You know exactly what podcast to listen too.
  • Don't care about music.

Show Off Your Talent and Sing Your Favorites

We all have some favorite songs that we like to sing. Why not show off your amazing talent (or lack thereof and just want a good time)?

Sing! Karaoke by Smule

Sing! Karaoke lets you be a pop star

Sing! Karaoke by Smule
Grab your phone and sing!

For those who like karaoke.

Sing! Karaoke by Smule turns your Apple TV into the ultimate karaoke machine. Browse through the large collection of songs that you can sing, grab your microphone (or your iPhone or iPad that can be your microphone) and friends, and have a blast. Make a playlist of your favorite songs, record yourself beling out those lyrics, and then upload your footage to see how you do compared to others from all over the globe. It's the best way to experience Sing! Karaoke.

Why we love it

It is a super fun app that turns your television set into a full-on karaoke machine.

For those who...

  • You love karaoke
  • You tend to have big gatherings and need some fresh new entertainment

Not for those who...

  • You don't like karaoke
  • You don't usually have big gatherings

Rock On

If singing isn't your thing, perhaps you like to rock out or dance. Either way, it's time to get your jam on!

Just Dance Now

Dance the night away

Just Dance Now
Dance With The Apple TV Remote

For those who love to dance right now.

Strap on your boogie shoes and get ready to kick it in Just Dance Now. Your slick moves and dancing skills will earn you points while having a great time. With new hits added regularly and the chance to unlock your favorite songs, you can dance the night away without leaving the house.

Why we love it

For those who love to groove, Just Dance Now will have you moving and shaking. Follow the steps you see on the screen and do your best to keep up. It’s fun, entertaining, and perfect for getting toe-tappers off their seats.

For those who...

  • You love to dance
  • You enjoy top music hits

Not for those who...

  • You hate to dance
  • You have no rhythm
SongPop Party - Music Quiz

Test your music knowledge against your friends

SongPop Party - Music Quiz
Guess The Song The Quickest

For those who like a wide variety of music, and want to put their knowledge to the test.

What better way is there to enjoy your Apple TV than with friends and family playing fun party game? SongPop Party – Music Quiz will get the joint jumping and the competition rolling as you play against each other guessing song titles and artists. Score highest to win and then level up to unlock other great tunes.

Why we love it

SongPop Party – Music Quiz is perfect for get-togethers with family and friends. Gather around the Apple TV and groove to the beats while guessing what they are and who sang them. For a fun party game, this upbeat competition will get your celebration, event, or gathering started right.

For those who...

  • You like to party
  • You enjoy party games

Not for those who...

  • You don't like to party
  • You enjoy dancing alone

Test Your Music Knowledge

Think you know your tunes? Test yourself with some classic music trivia apps.

SongPop Party - Music Quiz

Test your music knowledge against your friends

SongPop Party - Music Quiz
Guess The Song The Quickest

For those who like a wide variety of music, and want to put their knowledge to the test.

What better way is there to enjoy your Apple TV than with friends and family playing fun party game? SongPop Party – Music Quiz will get the joint jumping and the competition rolling as you play against each other guessing song titles and artists. Score highest to win and then level up to unlock other great tunes.

Why we love it

SongPop Party – Music Quiz is perfect for get-togethers with family and friends. Gather around the Apple TV and groove to the beats while guessing what they are and who sang them. For a fun party game, this upbeat competition will get your celebration, event, or gathering started right.

For those who...

  • You like to party
  • You enjoy party games

Not for those who...

  • You don't like to party
  • You enjoy dancing alone