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Record players have increased in popularity, but unless you can carry your turntable with you most of us are getting our music from streamers such as Apple Music, Spotify and Amazon Music. Having a subscription makes it easier to discover curated playlists, create your own playlists, find new artists, share songs with friends and more.
Spotify is just one music streaming platform that offers a free ad-supported plan, but if you’re over the ads but don’t want to start fresh somewhere new — or are looking for and affordable music streamer, there are a few ways you can score a Spotify Premium subscription for free.
Before committing to the streamer, you can take advantage of a few promotions and platforms that’ll help you avoid dropping $11 a month and use those savings for a fresh pair of over-ear headphones instead.
How to Get a Spotify Premium Subscription for Free
Before you go reaching for your card, PayPal is offering three months of Spotify Premium for free when you sign-up with PayPal. That means you can save $33 and enjoy ad-free music, unlimited skips, offline song downloads and more.
The best part? If you don’t have a PayPal account it’s free to sign-up and use, which means you can snag this deal for absolutely $0. Once the promo is over you’ll be charged $10.99/month for the premium subscription
New and current AT&T customers can take advantage of the phone and internet provider’s entertainment perks through the AT&T Unlimited & More Premium plan ($50/month when you get four lines). How it works is you add the plan to your account, then you can choose Spotify Premium as your entertainment option (out of seven choices total) for no additional charge.
Other qualifying AT&T customers can also sign up for a six month free trial of Spotify Premium ($66 value).
Playing video games can also score you a free subscription to the streamer through Xbox. The gaming retailer is offering six months of Spotify Premium for new users when they join Xbox Game Pass. The membership costs as low as $9.99/month and will provide perks including a free Spotify Premium subscription and the ability to download and play games offline.
To redeem the offer you’ll need to sign up for a membership here or through the buy button below, then go to the Perks gallery in the Xbox Game Pass app on your console, Windows or mobile. From there you’ll want to select the Spotify Premium perk and follow the instructions.
Looking for additional savings? Groupon is constantly updating its Spotify Premium deals and promotions, which may include free subscriptions, half-off savings, coupons and more. Check here to see their current offerings.