Yeyote is an audio music streaming service for Rwandan music. What that means is, by downloading our Android or iOS application, you will be able to search and play our collection of thousands of Rwandan songs. This service is provided to you free of charge.

The primarily ways to use Yeyote include:

  1. Find and play songs you want
  2. Look up new songs that came out this week 
  3. Let Yeyote help you to discover songs you've never listened to
  4. See trending (popular) songs and artists 

From the "Home" screen, there is a search icon in the top right corner. The icon should look like this 

Once you have clicked on the icon, type the name of the song you want in the opened search box. You will then see a list of songs from which you should be able to click any of them to play it.

From the "Home" screen, there is a menu icon in the top left corner. The icon should look like this 

Once you have clicked on this icon, a navigation menu will open up. Click on the menu item named "New Songs". You should be able to see a new screen with title "New Songs"; this is the screen with contains songs that were released in this week. You can also filter them by genre.

  1. On "Home" screen, you will notice that there are "Recommended Songs". What that means, Yeyote does already help you to discover new songs. We rely on songs that you have listened to in the past to be able to suggest other songs you might like.
  2. The other way Yeyote can help you discover new songs is by listening to our currated playlists. These playlists are updated constantly by our partners who have expertise in Rwandan music.
  3. The third way Yeyote can help you find new songs you've never listened to is by creating radio stations. Radio stations are basically non-stop music. You give us a song that you like, and we find songs that are similar to the one you gave us. We play them until you decide not to! There are 2 ways you can create radio stations:
    1. On each song, there is an icon that looks like this.  If you click it, there is an option to "Start Radio" in the popup that opens up. If you click on that option, we will begin playing songs non-stop.
    2. In the application "Settings", there is an option to "Enable Smart Radio". If this option is enabled, we will play non-stop music each time you play a song.

On each song, there is an icon that looks like this. If you click it, there is an option to "Save Song" in the popup that opens up. If you click on this option, the application will save the song you have selected right away.

On each song, there is an icon that looks like this.   If you click it, there is an option titled "Add to Playlist" in the popup that opens up. If you click on this option, you will be shown a screen which has a button that says "New Playlist". If you click on this button, you will be able to create a new playlist. 

On each song, there is an icon that looks like this.   If you click it, there is an option titled "Add to Playlist" in the popup that opens up. If you click on this option, you will be shown a list of your existing playlists. From this list, select any playlist you want to add the song to it.

From the "Home" screen, there is a menu icon in the top left corner. The icon should look like this 

Once you have clicked on this icon, a navigation menu will open up. Click on the menu item named "My Music". You should be able to see a new screen with title "My Music"; this is the screen which contains both of your saved songs and playlists.