If you're currently using the Groove Music app on your iOS or Android device, you might want to head to your respective app store and check for an update. The folks over at Microsoft have unleashed a hefty update for the app, and it adds several new features to the experience on both platforms.
Overall, the update pushes the newest version on Android to 11.0208.1513, and on iOS to version 11.0131.1439. Though the version numbers are different, the changelog for both the iOS and Android versions are the same. For the complete details on what has changed, please see the changelog below.
- For a given music genre, explore the relevant artists, albums, and songs
- On a genre's page, play radio based on that genre
- See and hear playlists shared by others
- Various bug fixes
These features were all long awaited, so it is safe to say that fans of the app will be very pleased. If you're not using the app, though, you can check it out via the links below. Once you have updated or checked it out, be sure to leave us a comment to let us know how the experience is going for you.