Apple TV is gaining ground slowly and steadily, thanks to Apple’s decision to stream entertainment programs for their consumers. However, in the age of content streaming, some old-schoolers have a fascination with radio. Default Internet radio, Beats 1 is already available on all Apple’s devices. If you are looking for the alternatives, following is my list of the best Apple TV radio apps.
- Pandora: Music & Podcasts
- myTuner Radio – Live Stations
- radio.net – radio and podcast
- Receiver Radio
#1. Pandora: Music & Podcasts
Pandora needs no introduction. Carry your favorite music, podcasts, and Radio along with you. With Pandora Apple TV app, you can listen to countless songs and playlists according to your mood and activity. A notable feature of Pandora is voice mode, which lets you use your voice commands to search, play, pause, skip, adjust volume & thumb up music.
The app has introduced six modes (My Station, Crowd Faves, Deep Cuts, Discovery, Newly Released, and Artist Only) to customize your station experience.
Price: Free (In-app purchase $3.99)
#2. myTuner Radio – Live Stations
myTuner Radio is arguably one of the best Apple TV apps, if not the best radio app for Apple TV. No matter where you are in the world, you can always enjoy more than 50,000 radio stations in 200 countries. Apart from your Apple TV, you can also listen to this radio on your iOS devices and Apple Watch.
Another striking feature of myTuner Radio is podcasts. The app offers more than one million podcasts to listen to for free. If you have an Apple Music subscription, you can create playlists.
Price: Free (In-app purchase $2.99)
#3. radio.net – radio and podcast
With more than 30,000 radio stations, radio.net is the logical successor of myTuner Radio. The app is entirely free without any in-app purchases. Hence, you are not supposed to make payments for subscriptions. Even as it is a free app, its editorial team continuously curate songs for you and send you recommendations for new radio stations.
Listen to the songs categorized by genre, theme, city, and country. For podcasts lovers, radio.net provides more than 600,000 podcasts; you can either stream or download episodes on your smart TV.
#4. Receiver Radio
Although available on App Store for the last decade, Receiver Radio has not gained much attention. However, the app has always improved its key features to entertain consumers. Among the fresh features, Receiver Radio is now equipped with Siri Shortcuts, HomePod & CarPlay support.
Other striking features of this app are several radio stations and podcasts. You can explore the staggering 40,000 stations and 25,000 podcasts on your Apple TV.
That’s all, friends!
Ready to tune in?
There are many Internet radios available on Apple TV, but not all are worth mentioning here. This list is curated after thorough research; you can download all the four or any one app on your smart TV.
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