Hulu and Spotify team up for unique, discount package of both services

If you’re not interested in going to college to study then at least go to get this awesome deal on Spotify AND Hulu.

In a first-of-it’s-kind partnership Hulu and Spotify have come together to offer a combined bundle for cheaper than ever. For just $4.99 college students in the US can sign up to both Hulu and Spotify in one swoop for the ultimate music and video streaming package. It’s the first multimedia partnership offering to come from Spotify.

With both services bundled together for the first time students can sign up for Spotify’s unlimited music streaming as well as Hulu’s television show and film streaming service. For the uninitiated Hulu is similar to Netflix but with other content and more of a focus on television programmes. This is an unbeatable deal for an US students as you get both services cheaper than the price of one, Spotify Premium normally costing $9.99 a month and Hulu starting at $7.99 a month.

Spotify’s Chief Premium business officer, Alex Norstrom said: “In bringing Spotify and Hulu together, we’re now able to offer students – both the millions already on Spotify Premium, and those who are new to Spotify – access to the world’s best music, TV and movie content in the simplest possible way. We’re very excited to be partnering with Hulu – a like-minded company which is as focused as we are on delivering the very best in high quality streaming content.”

Subscribers to the new package will gain access to full Spotify Premium, offering unlimited music streaming without adverts. In the bundle students receive Hulu’s Limited Commercials plan which gives access to Hulu’s vast library of content and comes with a limited amount of advertisements.

Hulu’s head of distribution and partnerships, Tim Connolly says: “We are proud to announce Spotify as our newest strategic partner – they’re an iconic brand in music streaming and a proven leader in reaching and engaging young consumers. By bundling our enormous catalogues of content together in a single, highly compelling offer, we’re making it easier for people to enjoy all of the TV and music they love, whenever and wherever they want.”

This offer is open to undergraduate students, enrolled in a U.S. Title IV accredited college or university in the United States.  Visit spotify.com/us/student to learn more about the bundle and eligibility requirements and to sign up.  Existing Spotify Premium for Student subscribers should access their Spotify accounts to switch their plan to Spotify Premium for Students, now with Hulu.

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