Best Music Storage Sites That Stream

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You no longer need to copy your music library onto every computer and mobile device you own. Save that space for something else and relegate your music to the cloud. Online music storage sites are available that provide the facility to stream your music to most computers and mobile devices. These music lockers, as they are sometimes called, are excellent for organizing and storing all your music online so that you can gain access to your music wherever you are. 

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Google Play Music

What We Like

  • Free and paid options.

  • Access from mobile and desktop.

  • Store your entire music library.

  • Upload from a browser or program.

  • App supports offline usage.

What We Don't Like

  • Limits how many songs you can upload.

  • Some streaming features are not free.

Google Play Music is a cloud-based digital entertainment hub that accommodates up to 50,000 of your songs. With it, you can centrally store your songs on the internet and stream them from the web to any computer or Android mobile device, including smartphones and tablets. Google Play also supports your iTunes library content (including playlists) so you aren't tied down to using Apple's iCloud service.

Google Play has a feature that you can use to sync music to your computer or mobile device for offline listening. Download music from its 40-million-song library. 

A 30-day free trial is available. A limited free ad-supported subscription is also available.

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Apple Music

What We Like

  • Store your whole iTunes library.

  • Access millions of other songs.

  • Offline listening support.

  • Free trial available.

What We Don't Like

  • No permanent free option.

Apple's subscription service, Apple Music, combined with iCloud is a seamless way to have all your music available on all your devices all the time. Your entire music library—no matter where it came from—and Apple's vast music library is available wherever you can access a Wi-Fi or cellular signal on your Mac, PC, Android mobile device, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch, or Apple TV. When you're offline, you can listen to all your downloaded music.

Apple Music offers a free 3-month trial period.