Fb has launched a brand new app referred to as ‘Bars’ that can let customers share movies of them rapping over premade beats.
The app supplies beats and lets customers document 60-second movies rapping their very own lyrics, that are then shared in a TikTok-style feed. Bars additionally suggests rhymes as customers write out lyrics. It additionally supplies audio and visible filters, together with an autotune characteristic.
“Bars is a brand new app that permits you to create a high-quality rap in a enjoyable and simple method over a whole bunch of free beats. No formal rap expertise required, you may create one thing nice whether or not you’ve simply considered a dope couplet or have been freestyling for years,” the announcement post on Instagram reads.
Though the app focuses on music specifically, evidently Bars is one other try from Fb to create a TikTok competitor.
It’s fascinating to notice that the app resembles TikTok with regards to the person interface. For example, there are two tabs referred to as ‘Featured’ and ‘New’ within the app. In TikTok, the 2 tabs are referred to as ‘Following’ and ‘For You.’
Additional, the engagement buttons are additionally positioned on the lower-right nook of the display screen with the username on the left facet, similar to TikTok’s interface. Nonetheless, as an alternative of liking movies by way of hearts like on TikTok, tapping on a video in Bars offers it ‘Hearth’ by way of a hearth emoji.
The app is at the moment in closed beta and can solely be accessible on iOS as soon as it launches extra extensively. It’s unknown if there can be an Android model anytime quickly.