YouTube Premium and Music Premium updates & promotions

Use this article to stay up to date with all the latest promotional offers and updates to your YouTube Premium or YouTube Music Premium membership. Learn more about YouTube (with ads) here.

Latest updates

Updates from the past 2 weeks

  • Check out our newest Premium features: From early access to AI-powered experimental features, to more control over your watch experience with Jump ahead and Shorts Picture-in-Picture, here are some of our latest Premium features for pro users — including new updates you can try out today. Read more about it on our blog, and learn more about Premium benefits here.

  • Listen to YouTube Music on Garmin smartwatches: If you’re a YouTube Music Premium or YouTube Premium member, you can listen to downloaded music and podcasts on supported Garmin smartwatches. Learn more.
  • Family and student plans available for purchase in Israel: Premium and Music Premium family and student plans are now available for purchase in Israel. You can enjoy your benefits with up to 5 other members of your household with a family plan. If you are a student, you can enjoy your benefits at a discounted rate. With Premium, you can watch YouTube without ads, enjoy unlimited music in the YouTube Music app, save videos offline, and more. With Music Premium, you can listen to music ad-free, offline & with your screen off on the YouTube Music app. Sign up for Premium or Music Premium, and learn more about Premium benefits and Music Premium benefits.

Previous updates

Updates from the past 6 months

March 2024

  • YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium available in new countries/regions: YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium are now available to users in Azerbaijan, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Libya, Morocco, Réunion, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, and Zimbabwe. With Premium, you can watch YouTube without ads, enjoy unlimited music in the YouTube Music app, save videos offline, and more. With Music Premium, you can listen to music ad-free, offline & with your screen off on the YouTube Music app. Sign up for Premium or Music Premium, and learn more about Premium benefits and Music Premium benefits.

December 2023

  • Update to membership pricing in South Korea: As of December 8 2023 KST, YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium prices will increase. We don't make these decisions lightly, and this update will allow us to continue to improve Premium and support the creators and artists you watch on YouTube. Existing members will find their new monthly rate in their next billing cycle. To find your current price or understand how you're billed, go to the Purchases and Memberships page from your account. Learn more about this price change here.
  • YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium available in new countries/regions: YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium are now available to users in Algeria, Cambodia, Georgia, Ghana, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Laos, Tunisia, and Senegal. With Premium, you can watch YouTube without ads, enjoy unlimited music in the YouTube Music app, save videos offline, and more. With Music Premium, you can listen to music ad-free, offline & with your screen off. Sign up for Premium or Music Premium, and learn more about Premium benefits and Music Premium benefits.

November 2023

  • Check out our newest Premium features: From early access to AI-powered experimental features, to more control over your watch experience, to ad-free, offline, background play and an uninterrupted music listening experience, here are some of our latest Premium features for pro users — including new updates you can try out today. Read more about it on our blog.
  • Update to membership pricing in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Chile, Germany, Poland, and Turkey: As of November 1, 2023, YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium individual, family, and student plan prices will increase. In Germany and Turkey we will also be increasing the prices of annual plans. We don't make these decisions lightly, and this update will allow us to continue to improve Premium & Music Premium and support the creators and artists you watch and listen to on YouTube. Existing members will find their new monthly rate in their next billing cycle. To find you current price or understand how you're billed, go to the Purchases and Memberships page from your account. Learn more about price changes for YouTube paid products here.

October 2023

  • Listen to YouTube Music on HomePod and Fitbit: If you’re a YouTube Music Premium or YouTube Premium member, you can listen to downloaded music and podcasts on supported Fitbits and Apple HomePods. Learn more.

September 2023

  • Listen to podcasts in YouTube Music: If you’re in Europe, the Middle East, or Africa, podcasts are now available in the YouTube Music app. Find podcasts you love and listen to them in the background, regardless of your membership status. Learn how to find podcasts in YouTube Music.
  • Listen to podcasts in YouTube Music: If you’re in Canada, Latin America, Asia, or the Pacific Islands, podcasts are now available in the YouTube Music app. Find podcasts you love and listen to them in the background, regardless of your membership status. Learn how to find podcasts in YouTube Music.
  • Watch videos in 1080p Premium: With YouTube Premium, you can watch videos in 1080p Premium on computer, TV, and mobile devices.  Learn more about how to change the quality of your video here.

July 2023

YouTube Premium available in new countries/regions: YouTube Premium is now available to users in Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. With Premium, you can watch YouTube without ads, enjoy unlimited music in the YouTube Music app, save videos offline, and more. Sign up for YouTube Premium or learn more about Premium benefits.

April 2023

  • Listen to podcasts in YouTube Music: If you’re in the US, podcasts are now available in the YouTube Music app. Find podcasts you love and listen to them in the background, regardless of your membership status. Learn how to find podcasts in YouTube Music.

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