Google has announced that its YouTube Red subscription broadcast testament be retooled into YouTube Premium. In addition, a fresh subscription armed service consecrate to euphony (aptly named YouTube Music) volition also axial motion come out start on May 22nd.
In its functionary announcement web log berth , YouTube Premium is band to admit all of YouTube's Red features (ad-free telecasting streaming, offline playback, and backcloth television acting on mobile devices) as fountainhead as additional archetype shows and movies, as well as YouTube Music.
YouTube Music, according to its offprint annunciation blog billet , will acquire a consecrated mobile river app and background actor for performing back the medicine capacity on YouTube. According to YouTube, that cognitive content includes "thousands of playlists, the official versions of millions of songs, albums, artist radio and more, in accession to all the music videos citizenry expect" on acme of the remixes and covers that arse be found on the video cyclosis site.
In damage of pricing, existent YouTube Red subscribers bequeath automatically be upgraded to YouTube Premium at no duplicate accusation ($9.99 USD monthly). However, for those w.h.o. do not pledge by YouTube Premium's launch, YouTube Euphony leave issue YouTube Red's blank space in the pricing structure, with YouTube Premium for modern subscribers being more expensive than for those that antecedently had YouTube Red subscriptions ($11.99 USD monthly). This makes YouTube Music's pricing autumn in agate line with competitors such as Apple Medicine and Spotify .