Notice to customers
Starting Oct 2nd, the onboarding to the Groove Music API is disabled. As part of the partnership, the Groove Music Pass service will be discontinued on December 31, 2017.After that date, Groove Music Pass content will not stream or play and our API features will not be accessible.Please check our FAQ on https://aka.ms/groovepartnerfaq . All features of the Music API will be supported until Dec 31st.

Groove Music API overview

The Groove Music API makes it easy for you to connect your app or website to the world of Groove. The Groove Music API provides access to RESTful web services that offer many features and generate useful data:

  • It is compatible with the Microsoft Affiliate Program that encompasses both streaming premium subscriptions and on-demand purchases.
  • A best in class image service.
  • Streaming that can be integrated on any platform or browser.
  • In addition to PC and mobile, you can reach Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

In this section

Getting Started with the Groove SDK
       Provides scenarios in various environments for using the Groove service.
SDK and Helpers
      Sample code and other software to use the Groove RESTful API.
Using-the-Groove-RESTful-Services
      Describes how to use the Groove Music RESTful API.
Affiliate Program
      Describes how to work with Groove Music service affiliates.
Groove Service REST Reference
      Delivers Groove functionality to third-party application developers
FAQ
      Frequently-Asked Questions about the Groove Music API
Groove API TERMS OF USE
      Terms of Use of the Groove Music API
Support
      Developer support for the Groove Music API
Privacy
      Notice about our collection and use of your personal information.