Thursday, 22 Augst 2019 | 07:08 WIB

Facebook Launches Background Music Feature on Stories

Facebook Launches Background Music Feature on Stories (guardian)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Facebook has launched a new feature in the form of background music for content uploaded to the social networking platform.

"Sometimes it's difficult to find the right words to describe mood, feelings or personality. Starting today, we announce a new way to express ourselves through music on Facebook. We launch music on Facebook Stories, add Lip Sync Live and will immediately add songs to Profile, "Facebook said on their official blog.

In the Stories, users can take photos or videos via the Facebook Camera or take them from the gallery on the mobile, and add music stickers to add songs to the content.

The music sticker will show the name of the singer and the title of the song, slide and place the music sticker in the desired place. This Stories Content will also be published in the News Feed or news.

Facebook also expanded the Lip Sync Live feature to various countries, the format is similar to lip sync on other platforms. For example, Musical.ly, users can pretend to sing in video.

To make it easier to sing, Facebook featured lyrics during lip sync, including for "New Rules" from Dua Lipa, Khalid "Better" and Maroon 5 with "Girls Like You".

"We will immediately add song lyrics," Facebook said about this new feature.

Facebook also added songs that can be played on the Lip Sync Live feature, this week they included Jess Glynne's "Thursday" and 8 Why Letters.

Soon, Facebook will add features to listen to music through profiles, which can be marked to be in the top-most profile.

Not only to be listened to alone, friends can also hear the song and video of the song when visiting the user's Facebook profile. Thus was quoted from Antara.