Shazam for PC: How to Download

Ladies and Gentlemen, we would like to proudly announce that Shazam for PC is now available after a long wait! Have you ever traveled in a car and hear the question “What is this song?” This is a commonly asked question in any situation that has music playing around. Often it is either someone asked you or you asked somebody. It will be disappointed if the answer is “I don’t know but I love the music”. In order to solve this problem, Shazam was founded. Shazam is an app to identify a music being played. In other words, Shazam answer your question by telling you the name of a song as well as the singer and lyrics. This is awesome isn’t?

Shazam has been in the market for a certain period and reportedly more than 50 million people are using it today. Thanks to the developers, it is now available on PC unofficially (Non Windows 8). For those who have been searching for a way to download and install Shazam for PC, you may follow the step by step guide below. Although the steps are a little bit complicated and tricky, do it slowly and you will sure get it installed on your PC.

Shazam for PC (Windows 8)

Shazam for Windows 8

The process to download Shazam is very straightforward if you are installing it on a personal computer or tablet that runs Windows 8. Simply go to this link at Shazam’s official website and hit the download button. It is absolutely free to download. You can then install Shazam within a minute from your PC. As for those who want to download Shazam to other Windows PC (Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac OS, and etc…), you may follow the tricky steps below.

Steps to download Shazam for PC

Shazam for pc
Step 1: First of all, download an Andriod emulator and install it to your PC. They can be BlueStacks, IntelAppUp, or YouWave. The choice is yours as all of them are available free online. BlueStacks is highly recommended as it works very well on Windows and Mac platform. It is easy to be installed and the installation process is very simple.

Step 2: Launch BlueStacks and you will see a very long search box in front of you. Ignore all the other icons because this is your first time using BlueStacks. Type “Shazam” into the search box and search for Shazam app.


Step 3: There will be more than one Shazam app appear – Shazam (Free), Shazam Encore, and Shazam RED. Go for the free version and click on it to install it.

Step 4: All it takes is less than a minute to install a free Shazam version. It may take a minute longer if your internet speed is slow. What now? Launch Shazam and use it on your PC!

How to install Shazam offline

There is a way to install Shazam on your PC if it can’t go online. Firstly, download a Shazam APK file from other computer or laptop that is able to connect to the internet. Copy and paste the Shazam APK file to your PC and run the installation. PS: This won’t work if you don’t have any Andriod emulator installed in your PC.

The above methods are three easiest way to get Shazam for PC. Please use the comment box below to leave a question if you have any otherwise leave a comment if you have a better way to download Shazam to a PC.