Shazam has updated their application for Android with App Shortcut compatibility, a feature first introduced on the Pixel and later carried over to Android 7.1 Nougat. Now, from within either Android 7.1 or via a supported launcher (Pixel Launcher, Nova Launcher, etc), you can long-press on the Shazam icon and quickly access Visual Shazam, Auto Shazam, and Shazam Now.
WHAT’S NEWNow you can scan Shazam Codes with your camera. Codes? What?! Tap the camera icon on your Shazam home screen to learn more!Android Nougat user? Just press firmly on the Shazam app icon, and you’ll have a shortcut to start Shazaming immediately—so you can now name that tune in one less tapDon’t forget to keep your Shazams safe and in sync between your devices. Simply create an account and we’ll back up your Shazams so you’ll never lose them.