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Spotify now offers users 3 months of free Premium subscription trial

By increasing the trial duration Spotify has matched the trial duration of Apple Music, which also offers consumers three months of free subscription.

We entered India market at the right time, it has been a continuous learning curve: Spotify India MD Amarjit Singh Batra

Spotify India Managing Director Amarjit Singh Batra reveals the biggest learnings, so far, from the Indian market. He also shares a few interesting insights into the listening habits of Indian users.


Spotify offers Lite app for slower phones in emerging markets

The Spotify Lite app, which runs on Android phones, will appeal to users who are limited by data plans and slower networks, especially in regions like Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, the company said in a statement. The app was released in 36 markets.

Apple Music now has 60 million subscribers as it trails Spotify

Apple has announced that its Apple Music service now has over 60 million subscribers. The music streaming service is now just behind Spotify, which has 100 million premium subscribers.

Barack and Michelle Obama sign deal to produce podcasts for Spotify

Under the multiyear deal between Spotify and the couples' Higher Ground Productions, the duo are set to develop, produce, and lend their voices to select podcasts on a various of topics.

Spotify Lite beta app available in India for low-end Android smartphones

Spotify has launched the Spotify Lite beta app in India which will be compatible with low-end Android smartphones with low RAM and internal storage space.


EU to start formal probe on Spotify's Apple complaint, FT says

The Financial Times reported that the European Union will start a formal probe of Apple Inc in the next few weeks following the antitrust complaint of Spotify Technology SA.

Spotify becomes first music streaming service to reach 100 million paid user mark

Spotify, the world's biggest streaming service, now has 100 million paid subscribers.

Top music streaming apps in India: Spotify, Apple Music, JioSaavn and more compared

Spotify, JioSaavn, Apple Music, Amazon Prime Music and Gaana Subscription Plans, Price List: We compare the top music streaming services in India like JioSaavn, Gaana, Spotify, Prime Music, and Apple Music based on their subscription plans and pricing.

Spotify loses Saregama songs in India after license dispute

Spotify music streaming service, which was launched in India earlier this year, has said it will remove all songs belonging to the Saregama record label. The move comes as the two companies failed to agree on licensing terms.