What's the Best Music Player on Android?

Ever since I stopped using iOS-based products I've been looking for a solid music player on Android. I loved the simplistic UI of the stock music player on iPhones, iPods and iPads and I've been trying to find something that's remotely similar on Android with no luck. So I turn to you! Which do you think is the best Android music player that both looks good and is also functional? I tried a bunch of the free players, but they are either ugly or perform poorly, so any help anyone can provide is more than welcome. Thanks in advance!

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You're rather vague with your requirements. The best player, according to you, should:
- have a simplistic UI, that is good looking and not ugly
- be functional (meaning: it can play music?)
- perform good (whatever performance for a music player is)

Can you be more specific?

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I don't know how much more specific I can be. As long as it looks good, can play music and has a basic functionality and isn't filled with bugs I'm willing to give it a fair chance. With that in mind, what is in your opinion the best music player for Android so that I can check it out? I tried a few music players, including the BlackPlayer, but I was extremely put off by its bland design.

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Vague to me as well.
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Nicolet looks nice. Why?

My CD collection is in folders so Nicolet's playing by folders makes this one an easy choice.

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You mean Musicolet? Can you send me a link?

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It's in the article.

As the actual Google Play store page can change I'd stick with my first link for now and read about the others there.

Nicolet would UPSET those that want CDDB data as Nicolet don't do that. Which is why I'd look over the other titles to see if there's a better fit for you there.

I see Apple Music is out for Android but at 9.99USD a month, well I'm not that into that much music.

On the opposite end of the spectrum (compare to Musicolet) there is Amazon Music which to me operates like a radio station. I pick a channel and it plays. Price? Varies with what you choose. Here it's just part of my prime package.

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The one from Google and AIMP

Well, I've tested many, and to be honest I always liked the Google Play Music player the most, but if you want another alternative, AIMP is a pretty good alternative.

It's free, minimalist, easy to use and with some nice features (and doesn't includes ads)

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Some Questions

Can you use Google Play Music without a subscription? I know this app is extremely popular, but I always assume you needed a subscription in order to be able to play your own music, maybe you know. Thanks!

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That's one I didn't use for long.

I quickly moved on.

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Best audio player so far
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we are all different so as for me i am using simple player , i dont need to download it was in my phone , so it depned on person which one will be better for she/he .

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Best music player
Google Play Music is the best music player and it is available for free you don't have to pay anything for it. This app available on play store.

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