Multimedia applications came into the limelight in the early turn of the century when computer devices stated having an add-on accessory called sound card which makes it a multimedia computer. Today multimedia-capable computers are the norm for every new computer. This an open source solution for the playing of media files on the Mac. Although active development on the project was stopped in 2013, the application can still be downloaded and remains one of the most versatile open source media player solutions.
The application interface looks like the iTunes, it is intuitive and easy to use. It supports a wide variety of codecs out of the box which makes it capable of playing many types of media file extensions. The user can apply various skins to customize the interface, add metadata to audio files, and apply several keyboard shortcuts to operate the program. The program integrates seamlessly with popular services such as last.Fm, Shoutcast Radio, 7digital music store, Concert Tickets, Scrobbling, and many more. The program allows the user to manage music, video, build a playlist and to discover new media.
Songbird for Mac is licensed as freeware for Mac OS operating system. It is in audio players category and is available to all software users as a free download.