How To Add A Background Music To WhatsApp Status

Of many things that have reshaped the way, we communicate with people. WhatsApp is surely among the top few. As WhatsApp is a messaging service which is fast, free, reliable, as well as convenient. And it is no wrong in saying that this Facebook-owned company has surely destroyed SMS service single-handedly. And now with their video and audio calling feature for even international calls is somehow killing phone call to an extent.

The app WhatsApp already includes a number of great features within them. And one such feature is their magically disappearing 24-hour status update. Through this feature, users can upload an image or video message according to their choice which will help them to say what they want in the best way.

But the main question that arises is, can we upload music files to WhatsApp status? And the answer is a big yes. So in this article, you will get two most simple and quick way to add a background music to WhatsApp status.

How To Add A Background Music To WhatsApp Status

Method 1:

In this method, you don’t need to install any third-party apps as all you need is just your WhatsApp.

How to add a background music to WhatsApp status:

  1. Use any music player app from your phone and play the song that you want as the background music on your status. Just make sure you are playing the song in full volume on phone speaker.
  2. Now go to WhatsApp and click on your status update option and start recording. Make sure the song is still playing in the background.
  3. Once you are done with your song, quickly check your recording and if everything is fine then hit the green arrow at the bottom to send it in your status update.

Although this method is quick, there are some potholes in it. Such as you don’t get many options for your background image, the quality of the song can be degraded. As there are outer noises which can also get added while you record.

So, with the second method, you can remove these bummers and can get high-quality songs with a background of your choice.

Method 2:

In this method, you need to install a third-party app which will help you to edit sound as well as video. One such app is VideoShow Video Editor App.

How to add a background music to WhatsApp status:

  1. Download VideoShow app from the Google Play Store.
  2. After installing open the app and tap on “Edit Video”.
  3. Then scroll through your device gallery and pick a picture that you would like to keep as a background.
  4. Once you are done with the picture select “Next” and then in the editor menu you can edit the picture if you like.
  5. Then select the duration length ( maximum length of a content on WhatsApp status is for 30 seconds).
  6. Later go back to “Editor” screen and tap on “Music” tab at the bottom and press “Tap to add music”.
  7. Then, scroll through your audio files to find the music you want to set.
  8. Once you find the right music, set its duration similar to your video and then tap on “Add music”.
  9. Now press on the “Checkmark icon” on the top right corner and press “Save to Gallery” to get your edited music clip ready for sharing on your WhatsApp status.

So, with this two methods, you can easily add a background music to your WhatsApp status update. While the first method is quick and easy. The second method is sure convenient and will provide you with a great professional effect. So, if you find this article helpful or interesting do like and comment your views in the comment box.

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  1. Hi juhi…
    Nice n informative post… seems informative for me..thank you for being casual person…if you could add more images of the matter it would become more simple for new users..hope you don’t mind my suggestion..anyway thanks again… i don’t mind if you mail me…


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