Can Google Home Play Amazon Music
Last Updated: August 25, 2020
Millions of people love the Google Home device. But, one thing most customers didn’t like was the lack of support for Amazon software. It all started with a feud. Both Amazon and Google Home had a tough relationship over the years.
The companies had a quiet rivalry which made it hard to mix Google and Amazon products together. If you want to listen to your favorite music from Amazon to the Google Home device, you are in luck. That’s the one thing both companies agreed to work on.
This collaboration made it possible. So, you can play Amazon music on your Google Home device. And we will show you how. That’s why we prepared this simple guide for you. All you have to do is follow the steps and you will connect both of them in no-time. Let’s begin.
How to Play Amazon Music from PC
You can easily connect your Amazon music to your Google Home device from your browser. Here, we will show you how to do it.
The first thing you need to do is open Amazon music in Chrome. If you don’t have an Android, you will have to choose your music from your computer.
Go all the way to the far-right corner of the screen and select the three vertical dots. This will open the drop-down menu. Here, select “Cast”.
Select the Google Home speaker you want to play the music on. When the device is connected, it will emit a sound. That means you have successfully connected your Google Home with your computer.
Choose any song you like and play it. If you don’t have an Android, you will have to manually control the volume or the song from your computer.
How to Play Amazon Music from Android
If you have an Android phone, you don’t need to use Chrome at all. The only thing you will need is the Amazon music app. The android app has full support for Google Home. So, you can use it with ease. Here we will show you how to do it.
Launch the Amazon Music app on your device. Click on the “Cast” icon in the top-right corner of the screen. It’s right next to the magnifying glass which is the search bar.
Select the Google Home device you want the app to connect to. Wait for the device to connect.
Select the song you want to play and enjoy. If you want to manage the volume, you can do it from your phone. It will appear in your notification tab. If you can’t find it, see the screenshot below. It is convenient and easy to use.
While Amazon music can play songs on your Google Home, you will have to use your Chrome browser to access it. Now, if you have an Android phone, you have no problem. Amazon music supports the Android perfectly that it will easily stream music on your Google Home Device. Hopefully, you found this guide helpful.