XiX Player is a free easy to use multi-platform music player that currently runs in Linux, Linux ARM (Raspberry Pi), Windows & Mac OS X. This media player can handle more than 40,000 audio files, so large audio libraries aren't problem anymore with this player. Track is shown in different tabs like Artist, Albums, Playlists or File Manager, it is easy to create and maintain own playlists. There is an integrated lyric viewer that searches for the lyric of the song currently playing. If the CD Cover is found it is also shown, you can tag tracks using multi tagging support (MP3 id3-tag, Vorbis Comments, Music Tags).
Developer also mentioned "If you think that something is wrong or you have a great idea to implement, please mail me."


  • Supports the following file formats: MP3, OGG, M4A (non-DRM), AAC, OPUS, APE, DFF, WAV, FLAC
  • Play & Rip your CD to MP3 or FLAC. CD-Text and CDDB support
  • Rip DVD tracks to MP3 or FLAC. Needs mplayer.
  • See albums the choosen artist is on and vice versa
  • Create and use Playlists
  • Online Radiostations + Presets
  • Record Online Radiostations
  • Schedule Radiostation recordings
  • Listen & Download Podcasts
  • Play License free audio from the Internet Archive
  • Show the lyrics of the song being played
  • Shuffle and Repeat
  • Reverse Play
  • Crossfading & Trimming
  • Change Tempo (Speed)
  • Extensive Search
  • Rate your Tracks
  • EQ + FXs (Flanger, Echo & Reverb)
  • Copy, Delete or Rename the file
  • Change ID3 tag (only for MP3)
  • Theme support
  • More than 40000 songs can be loaded

Changes in this release:

  • Small Fixes
  • Added COPYTO menu item
  • CD Covers / Artist Images can be loaded from LastFM
  • Artist Information & Track Overview from LastFM is working again
  • Added an option to disable VU-Meter
  • Possible to remove libraries
  • Updates Lyrics plugins
  • Since Rev 79, the played files were not closed. This could lead to a crash after a while.
  • Auto Reconnect for disconnected Radio-Stream
  • LINUX: More images are using BGRABitmaps. Better support for GTK2.

You can download skins from here.

Available for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial/15.10 Wily/14.04 Trusty/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 17.x/17/13/and other Ubuntu derivatives
To install XiX Music Player in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:

After adding PPA install GTK or QT version, (You can't have both at the same time)
>>> Install GTK Version:
>>> Install QT Version:
That's it
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