Genius is the world’s biggest collection of song lyrics and crowdsourced musical knowledge.
SEARCH 1.7 MILLION+ SONGS
Find annotated lyrics for all your favorite songs, or browse what's hot on Genius.
TAP HIGHLIGHTED LINES TO READ ANNOTATIONS
Explore a world of knowledge, crowdsourced from millions of obsessed fans – the Genius community.
GET THE FACTS BEHIND THE TRACKS
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FIND LYRICS FOR THE SONGS PLAYING AROUND YOU
Hold your phone up to the music, tap the soundwave button (powered by Gracenote), and lo, the annotated lyrics appear. You can also easily navigate the lyrics for all the songs in your iTunes library.
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Recently changed in this version
New in Genius 2.2.1:
Now you can upvote, edit, and make suggestions on song and artist descriptions. This update also includes a number of fixes for iOS 9.
New in Genius 2.2.0:
Lots of excellent stuff for you in this update!
- Various upgrades to search, including the ability to save and delete recent searches
- Support for embedded tweets in annotations
- Access to lyrics for all the songs from your Apple Music cloud library, now available in the My Music tab
- Ability to scroll through up to ten recently played songs on the home page (vs. the measly four it used to show!)