YouTube's launched its new music streaming service, YouTube Music, as a mobile app presumably on Android and iOS and desktop web player. YouTube Music will feature everything you expect from a streaming music service, including millions of songs, albums, thousands of playlists and artist-based radio. Its major differentiator is YouTube's "catalog of remixes, live performances, covers and music videos" that aren't on other platforms. The paid version also includes two key features: background listening for multitaskers and downloadable content for offline mode.
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Jump to navigation. Google has finally unveiled one of its music streaming services YouTube Music in India. While there are number of music streaming services in India now, the arrival of YouTube Music is good news for Indian users. Even though YouTube Music, by the virtue of the content that it provides - music videos, live concerts, and cover songs - is unique, in India it also competes with a host of other music streaming services including Google very own Google Play Music. And like most of these music-streaming service, it also comes with an ad-free version called the YouTube Music Premium, subscription to which is available a price of Rs 99 per month. Notably, apart from launching the YouTube Music, YouTube last night also launched the YouTube Premium in India, which not only hosts the video streaming giant's extensive catalogue of music videos but it also includes the original content by the company. In case this talk about YouTube and its many avatars has boggled your mind, here is an explainer that will clear all your doubts:. YouTube Music is a music-streaming platform that gives users access to YouTube's vast catalogue of music videos, cover songs and live performances.