After so many mess those were brought by the Warner Music on the launch of Spotify, it is finally available in India, A popular music streaming app that is new to most of the people here. Spotify is well known for its music streaming services around the world. While earlier the Spotify app was not available for download in India, now the same can be downloaded on both iOS and Android devices. Earlier, Indian users streamed Spotify using VPN services.
Spotify users can listen to music for free, though the free version of the app is not ad-free. Spotify also has a premium version, which starts with a 30-day free trial and comes with monthly price of Rs 119 per month. However, Spotify is also offering different price packs and payments options for its Premium version. Here’s a look at all the India prices of Spotify Premium.
What’s particularly interesting is that, just for India, Spotify users who do not pay for a subscription can play any song on demand on mobile. There is also playlists for India and a “Starring…” feature that includes music from Bollywood movies.
Just like in other markets, Spotify has brought an ad-supported free tier to India. Spotify Premium on the other hand gives users access to features like offline mode, improved sound quality, Spotify Connect, and ad-free listening. In India, the free tier is better than other countries, as for the first time, it lets users stream ‘every song’ on demand. In other markets, playlists are locked to ‘shuffle play’.
Ek in a prepared statement said, “As Spotify grows, our goal is to bring millions of artists and billions of fans together from every country and background. India has an incredibly rich music culture and to best serve this market, we’re launching a custom-built experience. Not only will Spotify bring Indian artists to the world, we’ll also bring the world’s music to fans across India. Spotify’s music family just got a whole lot bigger.”