Songbird is a desktop web player built from Mozilla,it supports extensions and skins feathers.
To install Songbird on ubuntu

First,download songbird here.

Then,openup terminal,navigate to the file and move it to /opt (use the filename you downloaded instead” Songbird_1.2.0-1146_linux-x86_64.tar.gz”):

sudo mv Songbird_1.2.0-1146_linux-x86_64.tar.gz /opt

Navigate to /opt,extract it and change owner permissions:

sudo tar xzvf Songbird_1.2.0-1146_linux-x86_64.tar.gz
sudo chown -R yourusrname:yourusrname Songbird

And now go to /opt/Songbird,run it by:


To create application menu for songbird

Right click on Applications on the top of your screen and select Edit Menus.

In following screen,select Sound&video at left and click on New Item,then click to Browse…–>File System–>Opt–>Songbird–>songbird.


Next you can click to Applications–>Sound&video->Songbird to start it.