(UPDATED) Is music streaming in a race to the bottom? Spotify today launched in the Philippines with its usual free music offering. But instead of $5 - $10 or more, Spotify Premium costs just PHP129 or $3 USD. n Malaysia, it costs RM14.90 ($4.60). In Malaysia, Spotify Premium costs RM14.90 ($4.60).
If that's not cheap enough, Spotify has inked a deal with carrier Globe Telecom to offer its 38 million prepaid subscribers free access to Spotify through a new data plan which costs just 20 cents per day, according to The Next Web. That deal launches April 13.