Pump up the volume! Spotify enters South Africa… Got R60?

Spotify, the largest music streaming service in the world, launched in South Africa on Tuesday.

It is the Swedish company’s first entry into the Continent.

Spotify is preparing to list on the New York Stock Exchange.

A Premium account will cost R60 per month.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Dexterity Digital cofounder Cliff de Wit.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

They pride themselves in promoting local artists… could bring South African artists to the global stage…

Cliff de Wit, Dexterity Digital

They claimed to have revived music sales.

Cliff de Wit, Dexterity Digital

The free offer is really good for people who can’t afford the R60 a month.

Cliff de Wit, Dexterity Digital

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