Spotify Prepping Better Version of Free Service

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Spotify Premium offers unlimited music streaming, curated playlists, podcasts and more, and is the most widely-used service of its kind.

Seven months after Spotify and Hulu teamed up to sell a discounted bundle of their services to college students, the two companies are bringing the offer to a wider audience. The two subscriptions would cost a combined $18 per month if purchased individually.

Spotify and Hulu will be expanding the bundle to users without a Spotify Premium plan later in the summer.

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Starting today, existing Spotify Premium customers can sign up for a three-month Hulu trial for 99 cents (but only if they are new to Hulu).

That's an increase of $3 per month on Spotify's standard $9.99-per-month Premium tariff.

The bundle costs $12.99 per month, and for that you get Spotify Premium plus the entry-level Hulu package.

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Wednesday package deal is created to help Spotify and Hulu ramp up its memberships at a time when increasing scale is important to both companies. So in the United Kingdom, that brings the price down from £9.99 a month to £8.99, and in the USA it's similarly down from $9.99 to $8.99.

You won't be able to watch Hulu videos in Spotify or stream music in Hulu.

By way of comparison, a basic Netflix monthly subscription is $7.99 and an Apple Music monthly subscription is $9.99. Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that the price for Spotify Premium on PlayStation Music has been slashed for active PlayStation Plus subscribers. This joint subscription will you get you Spotify's full service, as well as Hulu's entry-level tier. "This is just one example of how we can add value to our premium members day after day".

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