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Why Music Streaming Services Are the Future

Posted by on July 28, 2020

 

Really, is music food for the soul, or is it becoming food for the sold? Well, most of us (consumers) feel relaxed when our favorite jam plays on the radio. Some of us depend on music to bring out the beast when working out, whereas, for most people, music is a way of life rather than an entertainment option. But the big question is, do you still listen to music from cassettes, the radio, CDs, or vinyl records; or have you switched to modern radio, television, and online entertainment platforms? Well, it all depends on your music entertainment preferences, and how much time and money you’re willing to invest in promoting musical talent.

In this age and day, however, you don’t have to spend time, gas, and money looking for the newest song from your favorite artist. Thanks to the internet, you can easily access your favorite artist’s newest song without moving a muscle or even spending a coin. Since modern music players are highly advanced and equipped with features such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, voice recognition, and the like, you no longer need a laptop or desktop computer to access your favorite jams from the internet. But don’t forget that most musicians and music artists take it as a full-time job and depend on it for their daily bread. This is where paid music streaming comes in. On this note, the following are a few reasons why music streaming services are the future.

Wide Variety

Today’s technology has allowed us to virtually access anything, anytime, from streaming television programs to listening to some beautiful tunes. Inarguably, the music appetite has been generously served as well. These days, you can easily access all kinds of music, despite your favorite genre for free or at very affordable rates. As long as you have a wireless technology-enabled device that can connect to the internet, you can stream your desired tunes from home or even on the go in your car or phone.

Apart from giving you a wide variety of genres, songs, and premium entertainment pieces to pick from, streaming services also give you the chance to promote your favorite artist or even a total stranger. In Spotify for instance, music artists need to reach guys like you for support via the internet. If you click here, you will see that one way to do this is through organic marketing. Adding your favorite artist’s song to every playlist surely will guarantee more exposure and thus more streams. This is especially in these times of the pandemic where concerts are Nil, everyone is at home, and the entertainment world is almost entirely digitalized.

Convenience

For a good reason, many music streaming platforms are free these days. All the consumer needs is a reliable internet connection and they’re good to go despite their location on the globe. If time is not on your side, all you need to do is to create a playlist that you can later revisit. This allows you to listen to your favorite songs at your convenience. Also, it is easier for fans and consumers to discover new artists in different genres.

 

 

Easier and Accessibility

The upsurge of internet access has made it unbelievably easy for the consumer to access new fresh music every day. Thanks to the success of streaming seen with services like Google Play Music, YouTube, Amazon Music, Tidal, and Spotify, new music can easily be accessed at little or no cost at all. Upon subscription, users automatically receive the latest music recommendations based on their playlist specifications, including updates for current charts, and the newly released music. All you need is a smartphone or a tablet, a 4G network, and you get all the entertainment you need at the touch of a button.

Reliable Storage

Most of us have experienced this awful scenario where a DVD or CD no longer plays or is full of scratches just a few days after purchasing it, which is utterly annoying. Well, thankfully, modern technology has erased this. These days, you can download music to your cloud account, mobile device, or flash drive when streaming. This way, you’ll never have to worry about dealing with a corrupted playlist or annoying scratches when listening to your favorite jams.

It is Cheaper

Most music streaming platforms have a free membership, and all you need to do is register a free account. This can grant you access to an endless collection of music tunes that you can listen to, whenever you want, and wherever you are. Most of these platforms also allow you to download your favorite tunes, which is by far cheaper than purchasing an entire album or buying the record.

Music feeds our souls, and there’s no denying that. However, technology has provided us with multiple options to pick from when it comes to listening to music. The above are just a few reasons why streaming is the future of music consumption as far as entertainment is concerned. 

 

 

 

 

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