Google has made big announcement about Youtube Music. Google said Youtube Premium and Youtube Music have now launched in India. This is an addup to Google Play Music & Google Play movies which arrived in India in 2017.
India has one of the leading number Youtube users and a report from Nielsen suggests in 2018 that Youtube top’s the chart at streaming music and everyone is aware that Indian music label T-Series is about to become worlds most subscribed channel soon. T-Series is the most watched channel globally and we are sure it will win the battle of most subscribers. It has a got 60 billion views on it’s channel till now and that is the most number of views any channel has got till now on Youtube.
With the decrease in price of Internet and falling price smartphone, New internet users are evolving in India and companies in India are eagerly waiting to expand and grab the opportunity. The newly introduced Youtube Premium Music is a straight competition to music streaming platforms in India like Gaana, JioSaavn, Apple Music, Amazon anf the latest Spotify which was launched just last month in the Indian market.
In India, the Ad supported version is going to be free for users whicle Youtube music premium will cost $1.42 (99 rs) per month and youtube Premium will cost $1.85 (129 rs). These rates are the cheapest if compared globally.
With Youtube Premium users will get features like ability to play videos in background along with other apps, you can download videos and watch them in offline mode and also youtube premium audience will get access to youtube originals.