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Two other Spotify plans are also increasing by $1. The student plan is increasing to $5.99 a month and the premium family plan, which lets six family members under one roof share a subscription, will be $16.99. The duo plan, good for two people who live together, is actually getting the largest increase of all, jumping $2 a month from $12.99 to $14.99.
The service's free plan, with limited features and ads, remains the same.
Globally, Spotify is the most popular music streaming service from this bunch, with Apple Music and Amazon Music right behind. But considering only the United States, the top two spots flip, with Apple Music being the most popular.
Spotify Premium gained 5 million new subscribers in the first quarter of this year, bringing its total to 210 million worldwide. Add in free, ad-supported listeners and that number more than doubles to 515 million. While the uptick in subscribers exceeded what Spotify projected for the quarter, total revenue fell short of the target, leading the company to look for ways to increase its finances.