How to Activate SoundCloud at

Have you ever wanted to listen to music on SoundCloud but weren’t sure how to set it up on your device? This guide will walk you through the simple steps to activate SoundCloud across popular platforms like Roku, Xbox, Apple TV, Android, iPhone, and more.

An Overview of SoundCloud

Founded in 2007, SoundCloud has grown into one of the largest music streaming services available today. With over 175 million monthly active users globally, SoundCloud gives you access to an extensive catalog of music – from emerging artists to established bands.

Once you create a free SoundCloud account, you can:

  • Stream unlimited music
  • Create playlists and share them
  • Discover new artists and tracks
  • Like and comment on songs

The key is getting SoundCloud activated on your preferred device. This article will show you how.

Activating SoundCloud on Media Devices at

Many media streaming devices now allow you to install and listen to SoundCloud. Here’s how to get set up on some of the most popular ones:

Apple TV

  1. Open the App Store on your Apple TV
  2. Search for SoundCloud
  3. Select Get to install the free app
  4. Open SoundCloud and note down the 6-digit activation code
  5. On your mobile or computer, visit
  6. Enter your SoundCloud login credentials
  7. Input the 6-digit code from your Apple TV
  8. Click Activate

You can now start streaming music through SoundCloud on your Apple TV!

Xbox One /

  1. Go to the Microsoft Store on your Xbox One
  2. Search for SoundCloud
  3. Choose Get to install the app
  4. Open the app and copy the registration code
  5. Go to on another device
  6. Sign into your SoundCloud account
  7. Enter the code and click Activate


Since Roku doesn’t directly support SoundCloud, use the Musiclouds channel instead:

  1. Go to Streaming Channels on your Roku’s home screen
  2. Search for Musiclouds
  3. Select Add Channel to install
  4. Open Musiclouds and choose the SoundCloud icon

You can now access your SoundCloud favorites, playlists, and more on Roku!

Activating SoundCloud on Mobile

Listening to SoundCloud on the go is easy with the mobile apps.

iPhone and iPad

  1. Open the App Store
  2. Search for SoundCloud
  3. Tap Get to install the app
  4. Open SoundCloud and login or sign up

Android Phones and Tablets

  1. Open the Google Play Store
  2. Search for SoundCloud
  3. Tap Install to download the app
  4. Launch SoundCloud and login or create an account

Listening on Sonos Speakers

To wirelessly play SoundCloud tracks through your Sonos speaker system:

  1. Select SoundCloud from your Sonos music services list
  2. Login using your SoundCloud account details

Once connected, you can access your full SoundCloud library on Sonos and control playback using the Sonos app.

Activating SoundCloud is quick and simple across your devices. Just find the SoundCloud app in your device’s store, install, grab the activation code, and enter it at You’ll then have access to a world of music!

Let me know if you have any other questions about getting set up. Happy listening!