YouTube’s new music streaming service reportedly launching next March

YouTube’s new music streaming service is set to launch next March, tentatively with the name Remix, according to a Bloomberg report. The news confirms an earlier report from The Verge published back in July, in which YouTube’s music head Lyor Cohen revealed that the company had plans to combine its YouTube Red video subscription service with its existing Google Play Music offering. The new product will offer both music and video in an effort to simplify YouTube’s somewhat confusing series of streaming products that have been rebranded and relaunched over the years.

According to Bloomberg, the product’s launch is contingent on YouTube cutting deals with two of the three big music publishers, Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music…

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Author: Nick Statt

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