Play Artist

Easily search and play the Artist of your choice to your current music device using great menus.


Play Artist

A simple shortcut that allows you to play all music tracks by your chosen artist in 3 easy steps.

  1. Enter the Artist name or part name in the search box Eg ‘arc’, ‘Arctic’ or ‘monkeys’ for ‘Arctic Monkeys’

  2. Choose from a list of matches complete with Album Artwork from the search results

  3. Your music plays with a confirmation pop up of the Artist chosen

Your chosen tracks will play via your current device selection such as your phone / tablet speaker, headphones or Bluetooth speaker etc.

A simple and reliable shortcut.

Play Artist Screenshots

Play Artist

In the example above the search criteria was "bl" which revealed the list and my choice of "Black Eyed Peas" (shown below).

Play Artist

The above screenshot also shows the 3 last played artists highlighted after the Orange Diamond (Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, Ice-T).

Play Artist

The final screenshot shows the 'Play Random Artist' (plays all tracks by a random artist in your library) and 'Play Random Tracks' (plays all tracks in your library in random order) menu. This is accessed simply by leaving the search box blank.

Latest Release Notes

1.7 - Feb. 3, 2021, 1:15 a.m.

- Created a ‘Play Random Artist ‘ and a ‘Play random tracks’ menu if you do not enter a search term in the ‘Search for Artist’ action.

Version history