Xbox Music App Updated In Windows Store With Drag And Drop Support For Creating Playlists

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Xbox Music app Windows Store

 Xbox Music app for Windows 8/RT devices just got updated in Windows Store. The key improvement included is the ability to drag and drop songs or albums to create or re-order playlists.

Key updates include:

  • Drag and drop songs or albums to create and re-order playlists, build your now playing queue and beef up your collection
  • Large page headers now hide as you scroll, leaving more room for your content

App Features:

  • Manage your personal music collection
  • Create and edit playlists of your favorite songs
  • Import your playlists from iTunes
  • Listen for free! Stream millions of songs from Xbox Music on your Windows 8/Windows RT device
  • Play your music on any Windows 8/Windows RT device you sign into
  • Get an Xbox Music Pass for ad-free streaming and downloading on multiple devices
  • Buy songs and albums to add to your personal collection
  • Radio instantly creates playlists based on your favorite artists
  • See artist details with pictures, bios, album lists, and related artists
  • Improved browsing: zoom out and zoom in with fingers or mouse to find music in your collection

Download it here from Windows Store for free.

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  • Nham Thien Duong

    And my Xbox Music (Zune) just got full of bugs (>_<) after 3 seconds the application crashes, I really hope that they'll fix it(, again), but so far all these featuers look really cool, so the moment it's fixed I'll enjoy it more… over my archaic Windows Media Player.

  • efjay

    At the slow pace they are adding required features it will take them years to be on par with the defunct Zune and even the much maligned iTunes. What a pathetic company, they’ll probably scrap it soon and port the android player to it.

    • Jamess

      Umm… they’ve been updating the app almost on a monthly basis now. That’s pretty good compared to competitors. I’m sure once Update 1 comes out, it’ll allow them to make bigger changes. It’s getting better with each update. Zune was MILES better, yes. But they’re getting there. At least this new playlist functionality seems much nicer than Zune’s.