YouTube Music & YouTube Premium Subscription Services Launched in India

YouTube Music & YouTube Premium Subscription Services Launched in India

To be sure, Hungama has been offering music videos on its app for a while and Gaana, which is now offering embedded YouTube videos on its app, is also planning to launch its own video library, according to a report by online publication, The Ken.

YouTube Music Premium offers a three-month free trial, after which your subscription fee will kick in.

India's music streaming market is attracting global giants and YouTube is the latest to enter the competitive sector. The "made-for-music" app and web player offers official songs, albums, thousands of playlists and artist radio from Indian and worldwide artists, as well as access to YouTube's tremendous catalog of remixes, live performances, covers and music videos that aren't available anywhere else.

Just over a week after the launch of the Spotify in India, there is a new streaming service in town.

"With YouTube Music, we are hoping to bring the best in global and Indian music to millions of fans across India, and give them an immersive music experience", said Lyor Cohen, Global Head of Music, YouTube.

Started in November 2015, YouTube Music had been available in around 29 countries. It's interesting to note how Indian artists have consistently claimed top spots over the last few months in the Global YouTube Top Artists chart.

YouTube on Tuesday announced the launch of its new music streaming service - YouTube Music, in India.

YouTube Music & YouTube Premium Subscription Services Launched in India
YouTube Music & YouTube Premium Subscription Services Launched in India

Thousands of playlists across genres, moods, activities or languages, including those titled "Bollywood Hotlist, ' 'Featuring Drake, ' 'Upbeat Hindi Retro, ' 'Cosmic Indie Pop, ' 'Kollywood Hotlist" and 'Tollywood Hotlist'.

Over the a year ago artists like Guru Randhawa, Badshah, Arijit Singh and Neha Kakkar have reached the YouTube music country charts in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, along with the global chart. And if you purchased a Galaxy S10, you get four months of full YouTube Premium for free, assuming that you're a new customer.

To get started, visit youtube.com/musicpremium, or download the YouTube Music app for Android and iOS.

In addition to allowing for offline or background listening (in other words, while using other apps or services), Premium includes a feature called Offline Mixtape that automatically downloads songs you've played frequently so you'll always have something to listen to even when you're not online.

Smart search, which allows you to search for a song you don't remember, using some part of the lyrics.

All of this will be curated on your home screen. YouTube Music is priced at INR 99/month while YouTube Premium is priced at INR 149/month.

As a bonus, YouTube is also finally launching its original video content platform YouTube Premium in India. You also get access to YouTube Originals, such as Cobra Kai, and can download more than 100 tracks for offline playback.

Spotify Premium Now Comes With Hulu for Free
The joint account does not apply to Spotify Family subscribers paying $14.99 a month for up to five people. That's particularly relevant to students, who pay $4.99 for Spotify Premium, Hulu, and Showtime.

Related News:



Most liked

James Corden pulls the ultimate prank on David Beckham
In good news, the real statue of Beckham was unveiled earlier this month, and this one actually resembles the legend. The ex-player still wasn't happy but at least remarked to the guilty party, "You've probably done me a favour there".

Trump Rails Against Cuomo and New York State as ‘PRESIDENTIAL HARASSERS’
The Justice Department, however, has held since 1973 that prosecuting a sitting president is unconstitutional. Messages left with New Jersey-based Investors Bank and the Trump Organization were not immediately returned.

Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin indicted in alleged Ivy League college admissions scheme
Macy has not been charged nor have the colleges, which all released statements saying they knew nothing about the scheme. Both Loughlin and Huffman went through Singer to gain admissions into colleges for their children, authorities said.

Browns to acquire Odell Beckham Jr. from Giants
This trade included the Giants getting guard Kevin Zeitler , who they actually received via the Olivier Vernon trade last Friday. Big Blue is reportedly still involved in talks to trade their veteran Pro Bowl receiver, per Jeff Howe of The Athletic .

Green Bay Packers sign Preston Smith: Grade, reaction and more
Just moments later, Rapoport also tweeted that the Packers are expected to sign former Chicago Bears safety Adrian Amos . The organization is looking to make sure that doesn't happen again in 2019 by addressing their needs in free agency.

Web can be changed for better in next 30 yrs
The designs paints a more optimistic picture of the web compared to its creator, who offered a more cynical view of his invention. In the years that followed, Berners-Lee wrote the first HTML language, the HTTP application, and the first web browser.

First full Aladdin movie trailer takes a magic-carpet ride onto screens
Usually, two months out from release, we'd be getting the final of two or three trailers, but Aladdin apparently works in reverse. These include Tim Burton's Dumbo releasing on March 28 and Jon Favreau's The Lion King set to hit the cinemas on July 19.

"Robot" Delivered End-of-Life News to a Patient, Outraging His Family
Ernest Quintana died after being told by a doctor who visited him via robot that there were no more treatment options left. Wilharm didn't see a human being, but a machine with a video screen of a doctor.

Esketamine nasal spray approved for management of treatment-resistant depression
Patients often pay hundreds or thousands of dollars for intravenous infusions of the drug over several weeks or months. The drug's labeling will also warn about the risks of misuse, abuse, and possible suicidal thoughts.

White House mum on whether Trump really thinks Democrats 'hate Jews'
Sanders responded, "I think they should call out their members by name and we've made that clear". Sanders refused several times to say whether Trump really thinks Democrats "hate" Jews.

Jose Canseco accuses engaged A-Rod of cheating on J.Lo
She said: "Among our children and work and all the wonderful things that happen, we are really living our best years". The former Oakland Athletics slugger was arrested and charged with battery for beating Jessica in 1997 in Miami.

Apple says 'it's show time' March 25, TV service announcement expected
BuzzFeed News reporter John Paczkowski points out that Apple also used the slogan for a 2006 event to preview Apple TV. In addition to the video streaming service, the news subscription service will probably be along for the ride as well.

Rose Rivera killed daughter to keep her from having sex, police say
According to the document, Rivera said she believed her daughter was sexually active because the 11-year-old smiled 'different '. Sheriff's officials say Rivera requested medical assistance for her child at the valet parking area for the hospital.

Muslim Congresswoman Thanks Fox News for Condemning Pirro Remarks
The congresswoman's office did not immediately respond to ABC News' request for comment Monday morning. He said that he supported Omar's congressional campaign but that her comments are 'wrong, period'.

BIGBANG's Seungri booked for alleged violation of anti-prostitution law
South Korean media reported that police had confiscated Seungri's passport now that he was officially regarded as a suspect. A petition surfaced last week calling for him to step aside after causing "unrecoverable damage to the group's reputation".