iHeartRadio streaming radio and digital music service, today announced its availability on Xbox One. The new Xbox One iHeartRadio app includes instant access to thousands of Live Radio stations from across the country, Custom Stations created from a library of more than 20 million songs and 800,000 artists, on-demand podcasts, as well as stations specifically recommended “For You.” Plus, users can quickly view a station’s details section for song lyrics, artist biographies and to play similar music.
The iHeartRadio integration will allow gamers to utilize voice commands to navigate and control the listening experience without a controller by speaking to Kinect and specifying an action. Kinect’s gesture recognition technology will also allow users to control iHeartRadio through simple hand movements including pushing motions to make selections or pulling motions to scroll through items. Plus, iHeartRadio will integrate seamlessly into Xbox One’s Snap view. This will allow users to “Snap” iHeartRadio to one side of the screen, allowing them to continue listening and controlling the app even while another app or game is running in the center of the screen.
Download the app from Xbox Store.