A music player easily controllable from the status bar, home screen widget or by hardware buttons on your headset. You can sort the tracks by the Title or Artist, as well as change the Equalizer. Does not yet support filtering by artist or album, stay tuned!

It contains a widget with customizable text color, alpha and the color of the background.

Contains no ads or unnecessary permissions. It is fully opensource, provides customizable colors.

This app is just one piece of a bigger series of apps. You can find the rest of them at www.simplemobiletools.com
From version Simple Music Player 5.0.1:
Fixing a crash at getting the album art
Replacing the G+ button with Reddit
Variant
Arch
Version
DPI
(Android 4.1+)
Latest: 4.3.1 on September 29, 2018
(Android 5.0+)
Latest: 5.0.1 on October 17, 2018
All versions
October 17, 2018
September 29, 2018
August 9, 2018