Instagram, owned by Facebook has been adding a lot of features to the App lately from long video to group video chats. Now they have added a new functionality to Instagram Stories, which is Music Stickers. Also, Stories have reached 400 million daily active users.
Tap to add a sticker to a photo or video in Stories, you can now add background music using the Music Sticker. When you choose the new music icon, you can pick from a collection of thousands of songs, you can search song by name, mood, or genre. There’s also a selection of what’s popular, and more songs are added every day.
Before choosing a song, you can listen to a preview, and pick which part of the song you will like to add to your photo or video as background music. When users view your story, they will hear the song playing, through the Music sticker, they can find the song title and artist name.
Am sure you can’t wait to try out this new functionality, music sticker is available as part of Instagram version 51 on Android and iOS in select countries, but the ability to choose a song before capturing a video is limited to the iOS app at the moment. This means Android users might have to wait for a while to enjoy the new feature.