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    I'm trying to decide what is the best music streaming app to purchase. Spotify is pricier but it seems to have me captured right now. I could use some feedback from anyone that has used either of these. Thanks in advance.
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    I've never used spotify, but if I may make another suggestion, I've been using MOG for awhile now and I'm very satisfied. It's simple, works flawlessly, and you can download songs to your device so you don't have to soak up any data streaming. It's $9.99 a month but definitely worth every penny.


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    Well, they're really quite different: Spotify let's you play specific songs and albums OR do a random radio stream; with Pandora you cannot choose specific tracks, just the station. How much control do you want?
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    I agree with Massie, however, I've used both and only listen to the music based on my selection of artist(s) & songs and I've found that Pandora plays music more in-line with >>my<< preferences than Spotify. That is not to say that Spotify isn't worthwhile because it is nor does everyone feel the same way.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Amo View Post
    I'm trying to decide what is the best music streaming app to purchase. Spotify is pricier but it seems to have me captured right now. I could use some feedback from anyone that has used either of these. Thanks in advance.
    Spotify Premium is worth every cent and you can cancel at any time. my suggestion would be to try it for a month and see for yourself
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    I used to use Pandora, but have really enjoyed Spotify for the past few months!! I use the free version...
    "Sometimes its not the song that makes you emotional. It's the people and things that come to your mind when you hear it."
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    Thank you all for your thoughts and opinions. I appreciate your time.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Amo View Post
    Thank you all for your thoughts and opinions. I appreciate your time.
    You're very welcome. Good luck with your decision and enjoy the rest of your evening...
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    Quote Originally Posted by BLiNK View Post
    Spotify Premium is worth every cent and you can cancel at any time. my suggestion would be to try it for a month and see for yourself
    How can I get Spotify Premium for my iPhone?



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    Quote Originally Posted by SweetSCBerry View Post
    How can I get Spotify Premium for my iPhone?
    go here: and sign up/set up, if you have not already. you can set up with your facebook account or not

    then download the app onto your device and you're good to go
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    Pandora gives you a free option that doesn't limit you except for ads. Spotify I just started using and actually like a lot so far. It gives you more control and has more variety to choose from.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bgesullo View Post
    Pandora gives you a free option that doesn't limit you except for ads.
    NO unlimited skips. very irritating
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    Spotify premium is the way to go.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gdruin View Post
    Spotify premium is the way to go.
    How can I get Spotify premium with iTunes billing?


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    Quote Originally Posted by SweetSCBerry View Post
    How can I get Spotify premium with iTunes billing?


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    I don't know if that is available yet. I am able to bill it to my sprint account but couldn't find a way to bill it to iTunes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bgesullo View Post
    I don't know if that is available yet. I am able to bill it to my sprint account but couldn't find a way to bill it to iTunes.
    How can I bill it to my sprint account?


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    Quote Originally Posted by SweetSCBerry View Post
    How can I bill it to my sprint account?


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    Go to their website, login and it will give you an option to





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    I always have used Pandora, really can't think of a reason to stop using it. It has served me well.
    Apple built it, so it will work.
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    I've used Pandora and Sirius (paid). Sirius plays random songs based on the particular station your on. Pandora seems to do a pretty good job of feeding you music you'll like asking as you take the time to train it.

    Nobody has mentioned Slacker radio? I used to use it and I see they just got a big update and facelift.


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    i don't think you people understand how Spotify (premium) works
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    I love Spotify Premium. I choose what songs I want, what playlists I want and what artists I want on demand. I figure
    $10/mth is like buying one album a month but I get so much more.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TorrieB View Post
    I love Spotify Premium. I choose what songs I want, what playlists I want and what artists I want on demand. I figure
    $10/mth is like buying one album a month but I get so much more.
    AND Internet radio with Unlimited skips!
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    I've used Pandora for several years. I like the selection based on my preference of artists and types of music.
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    I prefer pandora because of the artist selection that they have and the play music to my liking. I hate that I cant delete a station that I created with spotify
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    Definitely spotify. And I used pandora for over five years (since my early blackberry days)! The ten bucks a month is worth it.


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