'Rdio Select' Launches Offering Ad-Free Radio & On Demand Music Downloads
May 14, 2015 at 5:09 AM (PT)
RDIO introduces RDIO SELECT, a $3.99 subscription tier for mobile users that features a combination of ad-free streaming radio and the ability to select up to 25 new songs a day on demand. Subscribers can keep 25 songs at a time for as long as they want, and replace them with up to 25 new songs every day.
RDIO SELECT is now available in the UNITED STATES, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, INDIA and SOUTH AFRICA, with additional countries to be added. RDIO SELECT works on IOS and ANDROID phones, as well as a range of other connected devices such as CHROMECAST, ROKU and SONOS. For a limited time, RDIO SELECT is available for a 60-day free trial.
“We’re excited to reach a new group of price sensitive music subscribers with RDIO SELECT and have designed the service to appeal to a wide audience,” said RDIO CEO ANTHONY BAY. “RDIO SELECT joins our free tier of ad-supported Internet radio and our premium RDIO Unlimited package. We remain committed to offering customized streaming options tuned to different listening audiences that includes the free listening experience. We believe in a free tier that is fair to artists, labels, and consumers alike."