Tidal and MTN Uganda bring mobile music streaming service to your phone

Yesterday, MTN Uganda announced a new music streaming service in partnership with Tidal. With over 57 million songs and as little as Ugx 1,000, MTN customers will start enjoying music streaming services over the MTN network.

“TIDAL gives you the convenience of choice with 57 million songs for as little as UGX 1000, which you can pay through #MTNMobileMoney. And you also get a FREE 30-day trial inclusive of data.” – Susan Kayemba, MTN Senior Manager

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Tidal which has over 5 million downloads on the Google Play store is a subscription-based music streaming service that combines lossless audio and high-definition music videos with exclusive content and special features on music.

MTN’s subscription model extends from 1 day to a month to normal customers and MTN Pulse customers.  Users can choose use the service with a data plan or without one. Subscription fees starts from Ugx 600/day to Ugx 10,000/day without data.

MTN Uganda Tidal music streaming service pricing
Subscription Options1 DAY3 DAYS7 DAYS30 DAYS
Subscription ONLY (No Data)6001,5004,00010,000
Subscription Inclusive Data – MTN Pulse Customers10002,0005,00012,000
Subscription Inclusive Data: Non MTN Pulse Customers15003,5006,00015,000

MTN is offering a free 30 day trial inclusive of free data when you download the Tidal app and dial *165*66#.

MTN Uganda joins Safaricom which launched Songa a mobile streaming service in Kenya at the beginning of the year.

Image: @iam_Naboth on Twitter