Strawberry is a music player and music collection organizer. It is a fork of Clementine released in 2018 aimed at music collectors, enthusiasts and audiophiles. The name is inspired by the band Strawbs. It's based on a heavily modified version of Clementine created in 2012-2013. It's written in C++ and Qt 5.

  • Play and organize music
  • Supports WAV, FLAC, WavPack, DSF, DSDIFF, Ogg Vorbis, Speex, MPC, TrueAudio, AIFF, MP4, MP3, ASF and Monkey's Audio
  • Audio CD playback
  • Native desktop notifications
  • Playlists in multiple formats
  • Advanced audio output and device configuration for bit-perfect playback on Linux
  • Edit tags on music files
  • Fetch tags from MusicBrainz
  • Album cover art from, Musicbrainz(, Discogs, Deezer and Tidal
  • Song lyrics from AudD, ChartLyrics, and
  • Support for multiple backends
  • Audio analyzer
  • Audio equalizer
  • Transfer music to iPod, iPhone, MTP or mass-storage USB player
  • Streaming support for Tidal, Qobuz and Subsonic
  • Scrobbler with support for, and ListenBrainz

Strawberry Music Player uses lyrics from AudD

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Version 0.6.8

openSUSE 15.0
openSUSE 15.1
openSUSE 15.2
Fedora 29
Fedora 30
Fedora 31
Mageia 6
Mageia 7
Debian Stretch
Debian Buster
Debian Bullseye
Ubuntu Bionic
Ubuntu Cosmic
Ubuntu Disco
Ubuntu Eoan
Windows 64 bit
Windows 32 bit

You can obtain and view the sourcecode, open issues and join the development on github at:

Newer exprimental development builds can also be found for openSUSE, Fedora, Mageia, Ubuntu, Debian and Windows on

Repositories containing the latest development releases are available for openSUSE, Fedora and Mageia through openSUSE buildservice

Windows releases 0.6.6, 0.6.7 and 0.6.8 has had some stability issues caused by the GStreamer WASAPI plugin, version 0.6.8 has been rebuilt and repackaged as with the WASAPI plugin removed and a added Qt style plugin, this solves the stability issues and also adds a nicer GUI appearance.

We currently do not provide releases for macOS because there currently isn't any macOS developers actively working on this project. If you want join the development and contribute, join us on GitHub


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Main window with collection information. The GUI is clean and simple. Context with song information and lyrics. Collection with song playing.
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Tidal search. Playing high resolution audio in 24-bit 96kHz sample rate without resampling. Album Cover Manager for managing album covers for your albums.
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Collection settings. Advanced backend settings on Linux. Selecting output device will play without resampling. Tidal settings.

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