A lot of folks these days have transferred to some sort of music streaming service like Pandora, Spotify, Google Play Music, or Apple Music. However, there are those of us left that hang on to our collection of media because streaming isn’t quite good enough yet. If you have your own music collection and the stock music player isn’t doing it for you, then here are our picks for the best music player apps on Android! Please note, if you’re looking for something that plays local music and also streams music, your best bet is Google Play Music. You can also check out some other excellent music apps on other platforms here! Those with LG V-series smartphones should probably use Neutron, LG’s stock music player, or UAPP. They simply work better with the LG V-series amp/DAC combination. Finally, here is our list of recommendations for music players on Android Auto!
If we missed any of the best music player apps for Android, tell us about them in the comments! This is an update of a previously written article, so check the comments for some suggestions from our readers! You can also click here to check out our latest Android app and game lists!