Safaricom, Kenya’s biggest telecommunication company recently launched ” Songa Music App “, music streaming App service. Safaricom believes in working together to make great things happens; this is the reason they started Songa, a Swahili word meaning ‘move,’ to create an alternative revenue stream for local artists. Safaricom in the past has been a player in the music industry with its Skiza tunes ring back tunes services through which it paid over KShs 1.3 billion to musicians in the year 2017.
What is Songa Music App?
Songa Music app by Safaricom is a music and audio application available for download for free on google play store; you can also dial *812# to get a download link. This app was “made by Safaricom to move you,” you the music lovers and musicians.
With Songa Music App you get unlimited access to over two million songs and your entire music library. Songa app is ad-free, thus giving you a chance to stream, download and listen to playlists packed with top songs and sounds by the hottest artists, both African and International. Try it today and listen to your music on-demand, online or download for offline listening, wherever and whenever you want.
According to information at SongaMusic.com, Apple users will be apple to download this app too from apple store was soon, once the app is out of the development cycle.
Requirements for Android users to use Songa Music App.
- This app works only for devices that support Android 4.4 upwards.
- Download the app on Google Play Store
How to sign up
Songa Music app allows you to Sign Up either with via Facebook or with Google account,
though they still request for your mobile phone number.
After signing up, you get to personalize the experience depending on your music taste.
How to stream Live music
Songa Music App gives you access to millions of local and international music. Stream it via the 2G/3G/4G connection, and download anything you want on to your phone.
How to Download your favorite music
Navigate to the Search area and query for millions of songs by title or artist or album name and play your song instantly. Enjoy access to music tailored to you plus see the latest music, charts, and playlists.
How to listen to radio on Songa App
This Music app allows live broadcast streaming for some of the stations.
Kenyan stations available:
- Kiss FM
- Classic Slow Jams
- East FM
- Classic 105
- Classic Soul
- Gukena FM
- Radio Jambo
- Radio Jambo Gospel
- Radio Jambo Rumba
- X FM Kenya
- Homeboyz radio
How to search for an artist/Music on Songa
Songa’s music editors and smart technology help you discover new music and songs that match your taste and emotion. With Songa App you get to explore new artists and new music.
How to create a playlist
Create and save multiple playlists made from songs you are streaming or songs you have downloaded from Songa or even old songs already on your phone to create unique playlists.
Streaming subscriptions plans are as follows:
Payment as of now is only via airtime billing. Meaning, when you buy a subscription, Songa Bundle or Purchase your song, the respective amount will be deducted from your airtime.
The app does not work without an internet connection, but there’s an offline mode that will let you play the songs you’ve downloaded.
Safaricom is offering 14 day trial period following which customers will have their pick from a three-tier subscription model. Daily subscription at KSh 25, weekly subscription at KSh 150 and monthly subscription at KSh 499.
What you enjoy
|Daily Kshs 25||Unlimited access and streaming of the full library. Unlimited access and streaming of the full library.|
|Weekly Kshs 150||Unlimited access and streaming of the full library -17% discount on the subscription plan.|
|Monthly Kshs 499||Unlimited access and streaming of the full library -22% discount on the subscription plan.|