Long gone are the days when music lovers had to buy records or CDs to listen to their tunes - or, even stream their songs through old copyright-challenged sites like Napster. And the service's popularity seems to be growing. In fact, the streaming company amassed some 96 million Spotify Premium subscribers as of the last quarter of , according to Statista. But considering the service is gaining so many users, how much does Spotify Premium actually cost? The standard Spotify Premium membership includes an ad-supported subscription to video streaming service Hulu , while the student subscription includes subscriptions to both Hulu and fellow streaming service Showtime. The standard Spotify Premium subscription includes unlimited streaming, downloading music, unlimited skips, an ad-supported Hulu subscription and the ability to cancel at any time.
Spotify Student Account Features
Students can stream for 3 months free, then $4.99/month
Spotify Premium: The Spotify Premium student discount gets you millions of songs from some of the biggest artists. Users can sync and download tunes to their devices. Hulu: Also included in the student discount is Hulu Limited Commercials ad-supported , which has thousands of movies and TV shows to choose from. Showtime: This service is included for free! Students will find popular original programming and plenty of on-demand content. The discount only applies to students who are over age 18 and currently attend a Title IV accredited institution in the United States. Title IV schools are those that process federal financial aid. All the Title IV schools are on this list. Spotify says it verifies your enrollment status with a third-party program called SheerID.
Spotify had long announced that they were going to launch their music streaming service in India, sometime in There are a lot of good reasons for the hype surrounding it. Spotify has a large collection of music, a solid recommendations engine, regional music and great inter-connectivity between devices. The premium account has added benefits of higher quality audio and this has been launched at a price of Rs. However, if you are a student, you can get the same at a 50 per cent discounted price, which works out to just Rs. Simply follow these steps to avail this offer. Start by creating your ID through the app or web site. If you have a Facebook account, you can use it to login or else, you can choose to create a new Spotify account.
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