If you’re anything like us, you’ve been tormenting yourself for months with the spirit of the New York Times.
Described as “a respectful tribute to Wordle”, Heardle comes with a musical twist.
Here’s how to play the game as well as clues to the 4th of July song and that all-important answer when you eventually give up.
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— Craig Monk (@CGMonk) June 7, 2022
How to play Heardle
Daily online gaming involves people trying to guess which song is playing by just hearing the intro.
Like Wordle, the goal is to get the melody right with as few guesses as possible.
“Each Heardle is randomly selected from a list of the most streamed songs over the past decade,” the music game app explains on its website.
Heardle also added that “Much love (and all relevant copyrights) to all featured artists.”
The musical game also records the number of games you play, your winnings and win rate as well as your current and highest streak.
If you’re just starting the music trend or slowing down your streak, here are the songs you’ve been missing lately.
- Sunday June 26: “Groove Is In The Heart” by Deee-Lite
- Monday, June 27: “For The Love Of Money” by the O Jays
- Tuesday, June 28: “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey
- Wednesday, June 29: “Dance Monkey” by Tones and I
- Thursday, June 30: “The Suburbs” by Arcade Fire
- Friday, July 1: “Another Brick In The Wall, Pt 2” by Pink Floyd
- Saturday, July 2: “You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) by Dead Or Alive
- Sunday July 3: “Straight Up” by Paula Abdul
come on now it was too easy
– mac (@SANOSGF) June 7, 2022
Heardle 4th of July tips
If the 4th of July song turns out to be a bit of a headache for you, we’ve included some subtle tricks to help you boost your memory without giving away the whole game.
- The song was released in 2015
- The melody is listed in the genres Alternative Rock, Rap Rock and Alternative Hip Hop
- The track made the American band the first rock band to see a song reach one billion streams on Spotify
- It was nominated for two awards (Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance) at the 59th Grammy Awards, winning the second
What’s Heardle’s answer for today: 4th of July?
If you dropped out of today’s game, we can save you the misery.
But those who are still trying to break the melody, look away now.
The 4th of July Heardle is: “Stressed Out” by Twenty One Pilots
Play the game through the Heardle website.