Instagram Set to Add New Stories Music Feature

Adding to its Stories platform.

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Continuing to build on its social media platform, reports are now noting that Instagram is preparing to add “Music Stickers” to its Stories function.

A recent discovery of a “Music Stickers” inside Instagram’s Android app, hints that users will soon be able to add music directly to their daily Stories posts. Insiders are noting that the new feature is a direct result of Facebook recently acquiring licensing deals with music labels. With Instagram’s parent company partnering up with Sony and Warner Universal, a wide library of new and old music will be available for use. Many are noting that with the incorporation of the “Music Stickers” feature, Instagram could become a big problem for popular lip sync app Musical.ly.

In case you missed it, Instagram recently launches its own focus portrait mode for videos and photos.

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