Spotify seems to hope this will infuriate you into paying £9.99 a month to become a Premium member, so you can skip through songs, listen offline and play any track in high-quality audio free from adverts. Spotify also offers a 50 percent off student discount, meaning they can upgrade to Premium for £4.99 per month.

Need-to-knows. Free 30-day trial available for Premium newbies – you’ll be charged £9.99/mth automatically at the end unless you cancel. The Spotify Family plan for sharing with up to five others (each with their own profile) costs £14.99/mth. The Student plan’s available for £4.99/mth. There are different types of Spotify ads, search more type keywords “spotify ad cost thebrandowner”