Apple also ran a 'Test Drive a Macintosh' promotion that year, in which potential buyers with a credit card could try a Macintosh for 24 hours and return it to a dealer afterwards. One ad contrasted the original Macintosh and its simple user brochure to the IBM Personal Computer with its stacks of complicated manuals.
Alongside Super Bowl LV this evening, Apple is teaming up with country music artist Dolly Parton to offer 5 free months of Apple Music to new subscribers. In addition to the new promotion, you can also use Shazam to identify a Dolly Parton song during the Super Bowl to unlock a special surprise…
For those unfamiliar, Dolly Parton created a new version of her hit song 9 To 5, cleverly named 5 To 9, as part of a Super Bowl commercial for Squarespace. The country music artist tweeted this evening that if you use Shazam to identify 5 To 9 during the Super Bowl tonight, you’ll unlock a “special surprise” as well as up to 5 free months of Apple Music.
If you miss out on the opportunity to Shazam the song during the Super Bowl, you can use this link to directly head to the song in Shazam and start the process of redeeming your free 5 months. You might also find a banner offering the Apple Music extended trial period in Shazam settings.
- The information you enter as metadata allows your music to be properly stored, sorted and identified everywhere your music is available. That means platforms like Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube and even Shazam. It makes your music discoverable. Your music royalties are also dependent on your metadata. Without correct data attached to your music.
- Unfortunately, Apple is only extending the offer to new Apple Music subscribers. However, those who don’t qualify might still see the offer of an extended Apple Music trial within Shazam.
The offer is valid in the following countries and it is only available to new subscribers.
Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Poland, South Korea, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Canada, United States
Apple has regularly offered extended Apple Music free trials through Shazam, which is the music recognition service it acquired in 2017. Apple traditionally offers three months free of Apple Music to new subscribers.
Apple’s last promotion offering 5 months of Apple Music for free to Shazam users expired last month. Today’s new promotion runs through March 31, 2021.
FTC: We use income earning auto affiliate links.More.
'On my way to work, a beautiful song was playing in a shopping mall. I really like it and want to hear again and again, but unfortunately, I know nothing about the information of the song. Is there a mobile app that can identify the song automatically?'
Have you ever heard a sound song that touched you but you didn't know the name or artist of the song? Well, I believe that most of you have had similar experience. Here comes a piece of good news, Shazam is such a mobile app that can identify music and TV around you. There is no doubt that it is the best way to discover, explore and share the music and TV you like. What's more, you can also add Shazam songs to Apple Music for listening, but before that, you need to connect Shazam with Apple Music.
You May Like:
Part 1. How Does Shazam Work
Most of you may be curious about how Shazam work, here comes the answer.
When you listen to a nice song and want to know more about the information of the music, then open the app and click Shazam button, a digital fingerprint of the audio will be created. You will get the information including name, artist, lyric and so on. This wonderful application is developed by Shazam Entertainment Ltd, but in December 2017, Apple Inc. bought Shazam. Now, Shazam is available in the Apple and Android stores. Then how to add Shazam music to Apple Music?
Part 2. How to Connect Shazam with Apple Music
As Apple Inc. has bought Shazam, so for Apple users, here is a good news for you, Apple users can automatically create an Apple Music playlist with songs you identified with Shazam. To do that, you need to connect Shazam with Apple Music first.
Step 1. First make sure you have installed both Shazam and Apple Music app on your device.
Step 2. Then open the Shazam app and click on 'My Shazam' button on the bottom of the screen.
Step 3. Next tap the gear icon to enter into the settings menu. Just select 'Connect to Apple Music' option
Step 4. Finally, you will see a pop-up window, just click 'OK' button to allow Shazam access Apple Music, your music and video activity, and your media library.
Now you have completed connecting Shazam with Apple Music, then you can get started to add Shazam songs to Apple Music.
Part 3. How to Add Shazam Songs to Apple Music
It's very easy to add Shazam songs to Apple Music after connecting, just follow the instruction as below.
Step 1. Open 'Settings' on your device's Home screen and scroll down to the last column in settings.
Apple Buys Shazam
Step 2. Then you will see all third-party apps installed on your device in alphabetical order, you can find Shazam by skipping to 'S'. Click on 'Shazam' icon.
Step 3. At last, activate the toggle that reads 'Media & Apple Music' if you find it's disabled.
Right now, you can open your Shazam on your iPhone, iPad or even Apple Watch to make it recognize a track. Th song will be automatically added to 'My Shazam Tracks' playlist of Apple Music. But attention that all the Shazamed records will only be stored in this special Apple Music playlist as a bookmark, so if you really love it, then you can hit the '+' button to add this track to your service.
Part 4. How to Play Shazam Songs Offline
Apple Music is really a wonderful streaming music service which has a large music library of 45 million songs. However, Apple Music is protected with DRM which means you can't play them on non-Apple devices offline. So after Shazam songs are added to Apple Music, how to play Shazam songs on the third-party devices offline? Well, at this time, you need a reliable DRM removal tool like TuneFab Apple Music Converter. Here are some major features of it.
A. Convert Apple Music to Multiple Formats including MP3, AC3, M4R, FLAC, MKA, AU, AC3 and more.
B. Keep all Apple Music songs playable after canceling subscription
C. Keep primary chapter information and ID3 tags in output files
D. Convert multiple songs, playlists, albums and audiobooks in one click
E. Convert in 10X conversion speed without any damage to the original music file
F. Customize audio parameters and edit ID3 tags manually.
As you see, TuneFab Apple Music is a good helper for removing DRM from Apple Music, to download it, you only need to click the download button below.
Shazam Apple Music Promo
Now, with the help of Shazam, you won't get upset about getting none of information of the track you heard outside, what's more, the track will be added to Apple Music automatically. It sounds like a magic, but it really works. Why not have a try now? But for those who want to play Apple Music on non-Apple devices offline, then you may also need to download TuneFab Apple Music Converter.