10 Audio Music Player for Linux

Some Linux distro has music player built in like Windows built in with Windows Media Player to play audio. If you are not satisfied with current audio music player then you can install third party music player for Linux. Like application on Windows, there are some music player which you can try (of course) by free

Here 10 good audio music player for Linux operating system. The list is alphabet

1. Amarok


Amarok is a powerful music player for Linux and Unix, MacOS X and Windows with an intuitive interface and integrated with web service to access music sites likes last.fm or Magnatude. Amarok can organize your music files with tagging, renaming, and sorting abilities.

2. Audacious


Audacious is an advanced lightweight and open source audio player based on GTK2, runs on Linux and many other *nix platforms and is focused on audio quality and supporting a wide range of audio codecs. It supports drag and drop folders and individual song files, search for artists and albums in music library, create and edit playlists, listen to CD or stream music from the Internet. Use the plugins included with Audacious to fetch lyrics for your music, to set an alarm in the morning, and more.

3. Banshee


Banshee allow you to import, manage, and play selections from your music collection, also allows you to import CDs, sync your music collection to an mobile device (Android or Apple), play music directly from an mobile player, create playlists with songs from your library, and create audio and MP3 CDs from subsets of your library. Banshee supports Smart Playlist which can create playlists that automatically include any matching tracks.

4. Decibel Audio Player

Decibel Audio Player

Decibel Audio Player is a GTK+ open-source (GPL) audio player for GNU/Linux with simple function. Decibel Audio Player is built around a highly modular structure that lets the user disable the features he doesn’t need to save memory processor time.

5. Exaile

Exaile Audio Player

Exaile is a music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python which automatic fetching of album art, lyrics fetching, Last.fm scrobbling. Exaile supports for many portable media players, internet radio such as shoutcast, and tabbed playlists.

6. gmusicbrowser


gmusicbrowser is an open-source jukebox for large collections of mp3/ogg/flac/mpc files. It is fast, even with tens of thousands of songs, has easy access to related songs (same artist/album/title), supports multiple genres per song, ratings, and customisable flags. It has a powerful browser window with filter history, dynamic filters with unlimited nesting of conditions, mass-tagging, and more.

7. Gnome Music Player Client (GMPC)

Gnome Music Player Client (GMPC)

GMPC is lightweight and easy to use music player that is frontend for Music Player Daemon. GMPC provide full access to all of MPD’s features. Users are presented with several different methods to browse through their music. It can be extended by plugins, of which many are available.

8. Quod Libet

Quod Libet

Quod Libet is a GTK+-based audio player written in Python, using the Mutagen tagging library. Quod Libet makes playlists based on regular expressions. It also lets you display and edit any tags you want in the file, for all the file formats it supports. This software also supports advanced tag editing, Replay Gain, podcasts & internet radio, album art support and all major audio formats.

9. Sonata


Sonata is an elegant GTK+ music client for the Music Player Daemon (MPD) which have common features like another music player. Sonata supports editing song tags, drag and drop, keyboard key, commandline control, automatic fetching of lyrics, and much more.

10. XMMS


XMMS (X MultiMedia System) is a multimedia player for Unix system that is designed like Winamp music player. It support MP3, MOD’s, WAV and others with the use of Input plugins.

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