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Spotify and Hulu Team Up for Joint $12.99 Plan

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  1. Melody Bot

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    Janko Roettgers, writing for Variety:


    Hulu and Spotify unveiled a new subscription bundle for avid streaming fans Wednesday: The plan, “Spotify Premium, now with Hulu,” combines a full Spotify a la carte subscription with Hulu’s entry-level on-demand service for $12.99 per month.

    Bought individually, both plans would have a combined price tag of close to $18. The new bundle is initially available only to existing Spotify Premium subscribers in the U.S., who also get a chance to try out Hulu for three months for just 99 cents.

    You can sign up here.

     
  2. Steve_JustAGuy

    Trusted

    Not for family plan members :verysad:
     
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  3. theasteriskera

    Trusted Supporter

    Right?! I got excited then bummed very quickly
     
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  4. btr

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    Keep in mind it’s Hulu with commercials!
     
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  5. Malatesta Apr 11, 2018
    (Last edited: Apr 11, 2018)
    Malatesta

    i may get better but we won't ever get well Prestigious

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  6. Mr. Serotonin

    I'm still staring down the sun Prestigious

    I thought this wasn't their premium plan. It's the base Hulu plan.
     
  7. Arry

    it was all a dream Prestigious

    this is pretty cool. i think i use my hulu+ more than netflix nowadays. everything on netflix is an original that i don't care for
     
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  8. Malatesta

    i may get better but we won't ever get well Prestigious

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  9. JRGComedy

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    how is this sustainable
     
  10. Micah511

    and I can sail with no direction

  11. Max_123

    Nope. Prestigious

    Would be cool if they did this for family plan. Right now I have the student Spotify + Hulu for $4.99, I was going to get a family plan because my wife now wants Spotify too but then i'd lose my throw in Hulu... sigh
     
  12. slimfenix182

    FUCKIN SAVAGES IN THAT FUCKIN BOX Supporter

    Looks like I'm getting Hulu
     
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  13. AlwaysEvolving21

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    This is a good idea. Wish Apple Music would do this with Netflix haha.
     
  14. Max_123

    Nope. Prestigious

    T-Mobile already has a deal with Netflix so i'm not sure they can do that with another company?
     
  15. AlwaysEvolving21

    Trusted Supporter

    Lame.
     
  16. Ryan

    Might be Spider-Man...

    Ditched Netflix for Hulu, this is such a sweet deal.
     
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  17. a nice person

    Trusted Prestigious

    I like both, but Netflix has the superior catalog. But then again, I have cable too so all my shows are recorded each week which makes Hulu a little redundant for me personally.
     
  18. lightning

    *

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  19. slickdtc

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    I’m there with ya. I was like wait what, I pay $15 for Spotify Family now I can get Hulu as well for a couple bucks less? Nope. Foiled again!
     
  20. BelieF

    Regular

    If anyone’s a student it’s $5 for both. Tax included.
     
  21. transrebel59

    Regular

    Hulu is partnered with Sprint.
     
  22. cwhit

    still emperor emo Prestigious

    netflix sucks unless you're looking for their original content, the actual TV catalog is pretty bad at this point
     
  23. Ryan

    Might be Spider-Man...

    I was just using it for Marvel shows and Stranger Things, and I couldn't justify paying for it most of the year, just for those two things. Hulu has a ton of stuff, so does AP.
     
  24. slimfenix182

    FUCKIN SAVAGES IN THAT FUCKIN BOX Supporter

    Is The League on Hulu? My binge rotation took a big hit when Netflix dropped that and Always Sunny
     
  25. btr

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    The League is not, sadly. It used to be!