Just purchased a SoundCloud subscription for listening to music on a Sonos speaker? Are you looking for ways to add your new music service to Sonos? Do you want to know how Sonos works with SoundCloud? If so, this blog is for you, and we’ll discuss this in detail.
To play SoundCloud on Sonos, first, you need to get a SoundCloud subscription (SoundCloud Go+). After that, you’ll have to log into your premium account in the Sonos Controller app. Once done, you can access a huge music library with over 135+ million songs.
Sonos wireless speakers let users add music services to enjoy their favorite music in their free time. Initially, it was not possible to listen to SoundCloud music on it. But now, it’s possible in 19 countries where you can add your subscription to Sonos. Let’s go deeper.
How Does Sonos Works With SoundCloud
Sonos works by giving access to the SoundCloud music service or library. You’ll need to add your premium account to the Sonos app to get access. This access is almost limited to some features. What you can do with the subscription using Sonos is:
- Find and play new music and audio.
- Get all of your tracks and playlists.
- Search music by artist and track.
- Look for podcasts, comedy, and news.
- Know about your personal following.
- View the entire catalog on Sonos.
So, with all these features, it’ll be pretty thrilling to enjoy Sonos. Are you excited to learn how to add your newly purchased subscription to Sonos? If your answer is Yes, we are closing this discussion right now, and let’s move to the actual process.
How To Add SoundCloud To Sonos
Adding a SoundCloud account to Sonos is easy, and everyone can do it. All you need is your mobile phone, Android or iOS, or your PC or Mac device. We’ll explain the steps for each device to add your account to Sonos. So, without any further ado, let’s get started:
Add Using iOS Or Android
For this method, you’ll need the official Sonos Controller app. It’s available on the Play Store for Android users and App Store for iPhone or iPad users. You can download this app for free and set up your account. Once you download and install the app, follow these steps:
- Open the Sonos app on your phone or tablet.
- Navigate to Settings at the bottom right corner.
- Click on Add Music Services to see the list.
- Tap SoundCloud and click on Add To Sonos.
- Now, the sign-up or login page will appear.
- Click on I already have an account to sign in.
Once done, your SoundCloud music service will appear on your Sonos app. Using the app, you can manage your account to play, edit, or remove any songs from the playlist. You can use your computer if you don’t want to use your mobile to add SoundCloud.
Add Using Mac Or PC
You’re lucky if you find it easy to use a PC or Mac for such stuff. A Windows and Mac version of the Sonos Controller app is available to download for adding SoundCloud. Once you install the Sonos software, you can enjoy using SoundCloud on it. Here is how — follow these steps:
- Open the Sonos app on your device (PC or Mac).
- Navigate to Select a Music Source option.
- Click on Add Music Services at the bottom.
- Select SoundCloud from the list of services.
- Now, the sign-up or login screen will appear.
- Enter your login details to add your account.
Once you complete the process, you can play your favorite songs using the Sonos app. If you want to use multiple accounts of the same music service or another one, it’s possible now. Follow the same steps mentioned and select your desired service to add.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How do I play SoundCloud through Sonos?
If you want to play SoundCloud on Sonos, you’ll need to add your account to the Sonos app. For this, you can use either a mobile or a computer. You only need to download and install the application and log in to your account. Using the app, you can play your favorite tracks.
How do I listen to SoundCloud offline?
To play SoundCloud offline on Sonos, you can do this for a particular playlist. You can make a specific number of tracks offline. An orange bar at the bottom will show you how many songs you can add to the offline playlist. To add tracks for offline listening, follow these steps:
- Open the playlist you want to listen to offline.
- Click on Download near the Likes button.
- Now, the songs you select are available offline.
How much is SoundCloud a month?
SoundCloud offers a 30-day free trial to its users. After that, users must upgrade the free version to premium, SoundCloud Go+. For Android users, its monthly charges are $9.99, and for iOS users, it’s $12.99 a month. For students, the charges are $4.99 and $5.99 per month.
Once you add the premium account to Sonos, you can enjoy its HiFi sound at home. We really love the SoundCloud addition to Sonos. But the only thing we don’t appreciate is its limited availability to certain countries. We hope to see more countries on the list soon.
For music lovers, SoundCloud should be the top priority over other music services. You enjoy seamless integration of your subscription to Sonos and its amazing sound. Before doing the steps explained, sign up for a 1-month free trial or get a premium subscription of SoundCloud to play SoundCloud on Sonos.