YouTube Music attacks Spotify and Apple Music
After the introduction the end of October its paid subscription plan Red YouTube, YouTube video streaming platform now offers a music service. YouTube Music christened simply, it comes up as a direct competitor to Spotify and Apple Music. Available through Android and iOS, the application uses the same principle as the Swedish streaming service, namely a free version full of advertisements that can be removed by paying a subscription.
To ensure the success of this service, in addition to actually benefit from a huge number of users, YouTube is also counting on its repertoire 50 million audio and video titles, also including artists seeking to make themselves known. The subscription to the paid version costs $ 9.99 per month. In addition to removing the ads.
It is possible to switch from one video clip to the audio version by touching a button during playback. The offer includes a subscription to Google Music will live with YouTube Music. For now, YouTube Music is only available in the United States.