Instagram Stories, Now Twice as Big as Snapchat, Adds Music Integration

Instagram Stories Announces Music Feature To Celebrate 400 Million Users

On Thursday, Instagram launched a feature that lets users add clips of songs to their stories.

Instagram will introduce a number of updates and third-party app integrations to facilitate it's popular feature - Stories.

Music in Instagram Stories is now available in select countries. Songs will play automatically once people tap to watch your story, and the sticker will include the song title and artist name. Tap that to bring up a library to search for the ideal song or browse by mood, genre or popularity.

Users will now be able to add a soundtrack to their story, selecting a track from a library of thousands of songs.

When the feature reaches users, they will find a new Music mode that can be found under the in-app camera shutter button. Music can be chosen based on mood, genre, and more, and can be added before recording or afterwards.

Korea Looking to Make History to Reach World Cup Last-16
FC's Mark Ogden offers his instant analysis from outside Fisht Stadium in Sochi following Germany's last-gasp win over Sweden. If Korea is miraculously to advance to the next stage, it must beat Germany and hope that Mexico beats Sweden.

Another day, another new feature addition to Instagram. However, that feature is only available for iOS users at the moment.

When you go to post your story, you'll click on the sticker icon where you'll now see an option for music. What's more, you can even pick a song before capturing a video.

The feature is now available only in a few selected countries and Instagram is working towards launching the feature in more countries.

The Intagram's stories feature is nearly two-years-old and recently hit 400 million users worldwide.

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