Tuna is a plugin for obs-studio which allows you to display song information for your viewers without having to run thirdparty software.


First download the latest release from Github. Releases are available for both linux and windows
Either download the installer which will take care of the installation or follow these instructions for the binary zip archive:
  1. Open your obs-studio installation folder (eg. Right click on the shortcut and click Open file location)
  2. Navigate two directories up
  3. Drop the contents of zip archive in the directory

If you're on a debian based distribution you can install the plugin with the installer. Other distributions either have to build the plugin from source or extract the .dev file: data.tar.gz file in the .deb file and

  1. Extract the .deb file like a normal zip archive
  2. Extract data.tar.gz
  3. Create the folder ~/.config/obs-studio/plugins/tuna/bin/64bit
  4. Copy ./usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/obs-plugins/tuna.so into the newly created folder.
  5. Create the folder ~/.config/obs-studio/plugins/tuna/data
  6. Copy everything in ./usr/share/obs/obs-plugins/tuna/ into the newly created folder.