Music is love. Music is life. We all say that. It’s one of that healthy meals that we need to take every day. It’s what drives our life. Many people get inspired by songs and its lyrics. Lyrics that gives you goosebumps, that make you remember your first love. But, sometimes some singers just eat up some words and you’re like – Wait, what was that?
And, in such situation you need to search for lyrics online. So, to ease down this process, we bring to you apps that will quickly show you the lyrics of the song as they play in your music player. And, they’ll also let you take those lyrics offline. In the past, we had shared some android apps and music players that displayed lyrics. But, here we’d like to share with you some dedicated android apps to take lyrics offline. So, without further ado. Let’s dig in.
Lyrix is a simple lightweight lyrics app to search and download lyrics offline . The app uses simple layout and contains all basic options for lyrics. The layout shows big search box in middle to type your favorite song name and a search button to search it from the internet. Indeed , you will need internet connection first to download lyrics offline, no way around it. The top of the layout have the various tab which you can slide through. The tabs are as following :
Search Tab : Search Tab is a first tab where you can type in the search box to find the lyrics of your favorite songs. It is also a home page of the app.
Search Results Tab : All the results from your search query will be displayed in this tab. The app will automatically switch to this tab every time you search for the lyrics. Here you can click on your desired song name to check out the lyrics. Click on little heart icon at right side to mark lyrics as favorite and to save it offline.
Lyrics Tab : Here you can see the recent lyrics which you have searched before to quickly access them again. You can also find your downloaded lyrics next to it in the favorites. Note that you do not need an internet connection to view lyrics marked as favorite.
Settings Tab : In the settings tab , you can find some options of the app . You can change the font size of the lyrics for the better view. You can also choose to not to record your search history. Avoid the “DIRECT SEARCH” option. If it’s enabled , it will open lyrics directly depending on the search query and will not give all search result.
The app gets an update frequently which may add new feature over time, which leads us to two drawbacks of the app. The music identification option is still in the beta phase and may not work every time. Another huge drawback is advertisements. The app will show ads time to time while your phone is connected to the internet.
Download : Lyrix on Play Store
2. Kvazar Lyrics
Kvazar Lyrics is a lyrics searcher and editor app. That’s right , you can search lyrics and also edit it. The lyrics can also be downloaded to save it offline. The lyrics searching are automatic since the app doesn’t ask you to search it. The app searches lyrics directly by playing the desired track. The lyrics app will integrate with all installed music player and show the lyrics every time you play any track. Going into further details , lyrics can be searched by :
Search Lyrics : Play the song from any music player and the app will start searching for the lyrics. You can check out the lyrics by tapping “K” icon in the notification bar when lyrics are available.
Edit & Save : Open the lyrics from the notification bar . You can see two icons near the name. Tap on the pencil icon to edit the lyrics. You can also add your own lyrics when the app fails to get lyrics. Tap on save button to save the edited lyrics. Note that app will automatically download and save the missing lyrics every time you change the track .
Saved Lyrics : You can check out all downloaded lyrics from the menu . Tap on the menu icon on the left side in the app and select the Saved Lyrics option to see all offline downloaded lyrics. Lyrics can also be deleted from the list.
Translate : You can also translate lyrics from lyrics page easily. Tap on the options in lyrics page and select Google Translate which will directly lead to the translation page.
Batch Search : It is an option that can search lyrics of all tracks presented in the device. Select the Batch Search from the menu and it will show all the tracks stored in the device. Select as many tracks as you like and tap on start button at the bottom. The app will download the lyrics of selected tracks and save it offline.
Preferences : You can adjust various settings of the app like changing font size and changing a theme. You can also disable lyrics notification pop up in preferences.
As nothing is perfect , this app also has it’s own drawbacks. The lyrics are searched from the track details. Which means the app will fail to find lyrics if the details are missing from the track. There are also ads popping up occasionally. The app needs the internet connection for loading ads , hence disabling the connection once lyrics are downloaded can stop ads.
As a bonus for reading this far here is one extra lyrics app with tons of feature.
Download : Kvazar Lyrics on Play Store
The Genius app is lyrics social media. An account is required to use the app. You can use your other accounts from Google , Facebook to sign-up. The app features lyrics of trending songs. The lyrics can be searched by typing song name or by using Google voice recognition. The lyrics can be saved offline and by tapping on the lyrics, you can also check out annotation from the app. Annotation can be shared via many ways like through WhatsApp , Gmail, Facebook etc. The lyrics can be rated and you can also add a comment. There is also a feature where you can play song’s video directly on YouTube from lyrics page.
Download : Genius on Play Store
Rather than sticking to one app, it is fun to keep changing. So leave a comment below if you know any other different lyrics app. There can never be too many apps.