Whenever you were playing music on your iOS device, a now playing sign was displayed in the status bar to indicate that music is being played. Thanks to iOS 7, Apple removed this icon and we don’t know the reason behind that.
But no worries at all now, as a new cydia tweak called NowPlayingStatusBar is available which will help you bring back the now playing sign/icon back in iOS 7 status bar. So if you like me are missing the great feature of iOS 6 which was displaying now playing sign in status bar, then a good news for you is that you can actually get back that sign using a cool cydia jailbreak tweak.
How to Get Back Now Playing Sign in iOS 7 Status Bar
NowPlayingStatusBar is a new cydia tweak which is available in cydia for free. This tweak will add the now playing icon to the status bar of your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch running on iOS 7. Apart from adding the now playing sign, it also give users ability to enable or disable that sign as well as choose from the different shapes the icon for that sign. Amazing, isn’t it? It comes with 3 icons set but users can also add their own custom icon if they want. The icon will appear in the status bar whenever a song is playing in the background.
NowPlayingStatusBar cydia tweak is available under bigboss repository for free. Yes, you read it right, it is available for free in Cydia.