The Next Web gets hands on with the new service: Here it is at last. YouTube’s much-mooted subscription music package, Music Key, has gone live in beta in UK, US, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Finland and Ireland.
For the first six months, it’s going to be invite-only, with Google Play Music subscribers and heavy consumers of YouTube music videos getting priority access.
Here’s how it works.
First of all, YouTube Music Key doesn’t need a new app or a different URL to access – it simply adds extra features to your regular YouTube experience. The aim is to allow YouTube to act as a jukebox. That’s something many people have done for years, but once you activate Music Key, YouTube really starts to play along with the idea, getting rid of the barriers that previously resulted in a sub-par music experience. Click on the link below to read more and see it in action…
Author: Martin Bryant, The Next Web
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