Google has announced the launch of a new music streaming service called YouTube Music. The new music streaming service will be launching on the 22nd of May.
There will be two options for YouTube Music, a free version supported by adverts or a subscription version which will cost $9.99 a month.
But YouTube was made for video, not just music. On Tuesday, May 22, we’ll be changing that by introducing YouTube Music, a new music streaming service made for music with the magic of YouTube: making the world of music easier to explore and more personalized than ever. The days of jumping back and forth between multiple music apps and YouTube are over. Whether you want to listen, watch or discover, it’s all here. YouTube Music is a new music streaming service made for music: official songs, albums, thousands of playlists and artist radio plus YouTube’s tremendous catalog of remixes, live performances, covers and music videos that you can’t find anywhere else – all simply organized and personalized. For the first time, all the ways music moves you can be found in one place.
The company is also launching YouTube Premium which is the new name for their YouTube Red subscription service, this will cost $11.99 a month for new members.
You can find out more details about YouTube Music and YouTube Premium over at Google’s website at the link below.