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I am not seeing the point of this app. Like many other reviewers, I thought that this app would be getting the results from various lyric websites and then import them into the app using an in-app browser or embedded database. I know the developer described the app, but I was sure that maybe there was a mistake or more to the app than was said -- it could not be possible that a lyric search app would simply not do anything other than take people to Safari! But alas, the developer meant what he said . . . and therein lies the problem! Whether you play a song using this app or your normal Apple iPod app (I don't believe it works with streaming services or other music apps), in order to view lyrics, the app flips over to Safari. Does it find lyrics? Yes, I found many obscure hits in English and Hebrew, which is really great. But if this app is only serving as a middle man where nothing is done within the app itself, I may as well go to Safari and search for the lyrics on my own! In order for me to use and recommend this app, I would want the lyrics to be readable in-app (via an in-app browser, or an embedded method) without having any need for the app to bounce out to Safari to serve its primary/sole function. I'd also want more functionality where I could edit and store certain lyrics on my device, maybe even combine lyrics with my song files' metadata so it can be read within iTunes on my computer. Sharing lyrics via email and social networks would be a plus. Stuff like that! The plus, if anything is the gorgeous looking app icon and splash page! I always hesitate to give apps a low rating, as I know developers work very hard, but there really isn't a point to an app that does its primary function from Safari. I hope the developer will improve this app because there really isn't a solid lyric app like this on the App Store! If there is improvement,I'll happily write a great review!
MashaT22 on Jan 16, 2013 for Instalyrics
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Great app
I have tried oldies, TV themes, newer songs and it has found the lyrics to everyone. I even used some old folk songs and it was spot on. I am impressed. This app will save typing and time!
Amy Wal on Jan 15, 2013 for Instalyrics
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Lame, just redirects to Safari
You can see the lyrics for 15 seconds, then a "download this song as a ringtone" ad covers the screen and can't be closed. Deleted.
abc-xyz-123 on Jan 15, 2013 for Instalyrics
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I thought it show the lyrics in directed app.......link to safari? How I suppose to play many songs with lyrics. Do I have to link everytime to safari for each song? It would be the best if the lyrics shown in their own app.
Penglong1990 on Jan 15, 2013 for Instalyrics
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Nice app
Pretty functional and practical
Josh Hsu on Jan 14, 2013 for Instalyrics
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Good :)
Very helpful app
E-MAN96 on Jan 14, 2013 for Instalyrics
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