RIM has finally realized that they need to promote BBM Music more if they want it to have a chance to succeed. Their latest promotion offers new BBM Music subscribers in the United States four months free of service if they download the app between December 16, 2011 to January 4, 2012 . The are also extending the subscription of users who have already downloaded BBM Music by another 4 months which is a nice bonus.
Here are the details:
Music is Better with Friends
With this holiday offer there has never been a better time to introduce friends to BBM Music – so that you can share and discover music together.
With BBM Music, you can create a music profile of your favorite songs that all your BBM Music friends can listen to – and in return you can enjoy all of your friends’ profile selections. That means the more friends you have on BBM Music, the more music you and your friends can enjoy! You can listen to full tracks, create playlists, have conversations about music, and even listen to music offline.
BBM Music is a cloud-based BBM-connected music service that enables viral music discovery and social interaction, allowing music fans to connect on a whole new level. BBM Music allows users to enjoy an evolving, community-based music library together with their BBM Music friends. The size of a user’s music library continues to grow as they invite friends to join their community. Each user can select music from a catalog of millions of songs from Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, EMI, IODA: Independent Online Distribution Alliance, Merlin, VidZone Digital Media and The Orchard.
RIM Media Relations
- BlackBerry® OS 5 or higher
- BBM 6.0 or higher
- User must have access to BlackBerry App World
- SD card is recommended for caching songs
* May not be combined with other offers. Payment information required to receive full trial period. Following the trial period, the user is placed into an automatically renewing monthly subscription plan unless cancelled before the end of the trial period. This limited time introductory offer may vary by BlackBerry® smartphone model or carrier. Wireless charges may apply. Subject to change. See www.blackberry.com/bbmmusic for complete details.