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Report Wrong Shazam Song for Correction

Report wrong Shazam song
Written by Hassan Abbas

Is shazam playing the wrong songs for you? Do you want to report the wrong shazam song to get it correct? It is not a big deal. Sometimes it happens that you ask Shazam to play a song and it fails to recognize the song. Thus, gives you the wrong feedback. If you use Siri, you can also tell Siri to take lead in that case but if you report shazam, it will make its services better for you. But before we start, let me introduce you to Shazam.

What is Shazam?

Shazam is an app for iPhones and Androids that recognizes the songs that you ask it to play and then plays it to you. This app originally pairs with Siri in iOS 8 for song recognition purposes. Shazam then is acquired by the Apple company since December 2017. since then, the company is trying to make it even a better app for giving users an enhanced effect. This app is free to use and is entering people all over the world. To know more about how to use Shazam. Read more



How to report the wrong Shazam song?

If you are trying for a song and Shazam is giving you the wrong feedback. You can simply report it. How? just follow these easy peasy steps to get it done.

  • Open Shazam on your iPhone.
  • Now ask for a song.
  • If you get the wrong song, just tap on the three-dot buttons on the top right side of the screen.

  • Then a dialogue box will ask you Wrong Song? Tell Shazam. Hit it.

Report wrong Shazam song

  • Then to confirm it, hit Report.

Limitations to report the wrong Shazam song

This guide will surely help you but only if you have Shazam or Shazam Encore 13.21 or higher for iPhone and iPad. If you have a lighter version or Shazam on Android, then this may be not a thing for you.

How to know if you have Shazam Encore 13.21?

Are you not sure about which version of Shazam do you have on your iPhone? Then follow these steps to know:

  • Open the App.
  • Then go to the Library.
  • Then tap on the cogwheel icon and select About.
  • Now the version of your Shazam will display at the bottom of your screen.


Shazam is a popular tool for music lovers. You just carry on with your work and ask Shazam to play the songs of your choice. Since it is an app, it has its own drawbacks. However, developers back us here with their efforts in adding more to their apps.

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About the author

Hassan Abbas

Tech enthusiast with too many items on his wish-list and not nearly enough money! Specializing in all things tech, with a slight Apple bent he has been writing for various blogs for the best part of (too many) years

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