Safaricom, Boomplay partner to offer affordable music subscription
Safaricom users will be able to access Boomplay music streaming service with new affordable daily, weekly and monthly bundles. The two companies have partnered to have packages with discounted rates and internet bundles.
The Safaricom Boomplay bundles will be as follows:
- Daily Access at KES 20 with 50MB
- Weekly Access at KES 120 with 300MB
- Monthly access at KES 299 with 1.5GB
To access the Boomplay bundles on Safaricom, customers can do so via the mySafaricom App, or using *544*6#. Payment can be made using your Airtime or M-Pesa. Users will receive an SMS confirming subscription.
They can then enjoy access to over 85 million local and international tracks and podcasts ad-free, with unlimited downloads.
“As a digital-first company, we want to avail affordable devices and data bundles and leverage our extensive network coverage to enable Kenyans to enjoy a digital lifestyle. Through this partnership, our customers can now enjoy their favourite music on Boomplay using bundles that provide value and convenience,” said Peter Ndegwa, Safaricom PLC CEO.
Commenting on the partnership, Boomplay’s Managing Director for East Africa, Martha Huro, said, “With over 85 million monthly active users, we are the leading music streaming service in Africa, and we are all about building the largest and most sustainable digital music ecosystem for artistes and content providers on the continent. This partnership with Safaricom will give millions of Kenyans seamless access to entertainment anytime, anywhere.”