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Spotify: Price rise ‘could push users into piracy’ – BBC News

Prices have been anchored at £9.99 for years, and Spotify says the situation isn’t likely to change.



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By Mark SavageBBC music reporter
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image captionThe cost of a music streaming subscription has remained largely static for the last 10 years
Raising the price of music streaming services could lead to a rise in piracy, MPs have been told.
The music industry has been keen to increase prices for some time, saying it could help artists earn more money.
But Spotify told MPs it was wary of tweaking its monthly £9.99 subscription fee, which hasn’t changed in a decade.
If music…

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