iTunes Alternatives for Linux

    iTunes is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Clementine, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to iTunes and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to iTunes are Strawberry (Free, Open Source), Audacious (Free, Open Source), Rhythmbox (Free, Open Source) and Quod Libet (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 11, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      Cuberok is a music player and a collection manager based on Qt4. It has lightweight interface, music collection support and many features, e.g. music autorating and Last.FM scrobbler.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.0.11, released in July 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Linux
      A simple and minimalist music player.

      Discontinued

      Latest commit on Mar 30, 2017. See https://github.com/DracotMolver/Soube

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Your music belongs to you Current music players are focused on managing your music collection, while using mandatory criteria about how they organize it.

      Discontinued

      Last released was in 2011.

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    1. Decibel Audio Player is a GTK+ open-source (GPL) audio player for GNU/Linux. It is very straightforward to use thanks to a clean and user-friendly interface. It is especially targeted at Gnome and follows the Gnome HIG.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
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      Weekly mixtape of the best songs handpicked from the best music blogs, delivered to your inbox every Monday at Noon (Pacific Time).
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    2. bliss performs all the hard work in organizing your music collection; making it consistent, correct and complete with little effort.
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    3. npshell - Command line music queue manager. Keep a daemon running in the background. Add sounds to a queue. Let the daemon play the sweet music for you. All from the comfort of your own shell. - Stricly command line based for extra nerd credits.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • elementary OS
      A music player for listening to local music files, online radios, and Audio CD's.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      Potamus is a lightweight GTK-based audio player with a simple interface and an emphasis on high audio quality.
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    4. RhythmCat is a music player which can be running under Linux. It can be used as a normal music player, and it can also show lyrics in a single window, or even on the desktop. It can help you mix your voice into the original music.
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