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Can you get Alexa to wake you up with music?

Last Updated: 7th February, 2020

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Amazon Alexa can now wake you up to music. You can also request to be woken up to music genres like rock, pop, 80s music and others, specific songs, or music from favorite artists. Or, if you just want to be woken up to anything but an alarm, you can ask Alexa to simply wake you up at a given time to “music.”

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Likewise, can Alexa wake you up with music?

Amazon announced today that Alexa has been updated to include support for music alarms. You'll be able to request songs in the same way that you can for regular playback, meaning that requests as specific as “Alexa, wake me up at 7AM to Beyoncé,” or as vague as “Alexa, wake me up to '80s music at 8AM” will all work.

does Alexa play music all night? On the Amazon Echo, the device itself doesn't shut off completely, but any music or other audio will automatically stop playing. Setting a sleep timer is insanely easy: all you have to say is “Alexa, set a sleep timer for 30 minutes” (or however long you want it to last).

Just so, can I set Alexa to play music as an alarm?

Ask Alexa to play a music alarm You can ask Amazon Alexa to play a specific song, playlist, artist, or genre as your alarm. The feature supports several music services, so it can pull alarm tones from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn, SiriusXM, and iHeartRadio.

Can Google home wake you up with music?

Google Home will now wake you up with your song of choice. You can also, finally, play music from your own music library on Google's smart speaker. The Google Home family. If you have trouble waking up in the morning, you can now recruit your favorite musician to help nudge you out of bed.

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