Here is how you can add music to Snapchat videos

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Snapchat is one of the most used messaging services in the world. Snapchat has received mostly positive reviews from users worldwide since it made its debut back in 2011 thanks to its large amount of private messaging and public content. Earlier this year, Snapchat announced that it officially hit 10 billion daily video views, which helps Snapchat become the number one rival that challenges Facebook, which started making live video a priority this year.


Snapchat comes with a lot of exciting features and one of such feature is the ability to add music to Snapchat videos. If you have been using Snapchat since the day one,  I am sure that you’ve always wanted to add your favorite music to the background of a video, as doing so serves as the perfect way to show your personality in your videos or stories.

In this guide, we will run you through the steps to add music to your Snapchat videos. Note that you can add any song played from any app on your device.

Steps to add music to your Snapchat videos

Step one: The first thing you need to do is to open your music source. It could be songs from your Music app, Spotify or anywhere else. Once you have found your own, you need to play it and turn the volume up loud

Step two: Next up, you need to open Snapchat app on your iPhone. After that, you are supposed to open up the Control Center by simply swiping up from the bottom of the screen

Step three: You now need to press the Play button in the Control Center to start playing the music. Once you are done, hide the Control Center

Step four: All you have to do now is to record and capture your snap as you always do within Snapchat. Once you are done, you can post the Snap to Snapchat Story or send it to your friends.

Steps to add a specific section of a song in the background of Snapchat video

Step one: Play the song in your chosen music playing app and queue the portion of the song within the app and pause the song

Step two: Open Snapchat and activate Control Center and start playing the song. The song will start playing where you previously paused it when you capture it.

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That’s it! Adding songs to the background of Snapchat videos serves as the perfect way to add your personality to your Snaps. Don’t forget to share with us in the comments below if you have got another way.

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