Apple Music has been available in Uganda since launch at $4.99 per month for individual subscribers which is billed after a user has enjoyed a trial of 3 months.

GURU8  blog has learnt that Apple has lowered the cost of subscription for the music streaming service to $2.99 per month for individual subscriptions and $4.99 per month for family subscriptions and students per $1.99 per month.

The change appeared in the Ugandan portal of the Apple Music website and the billing alerts via SMS show a lower price.

Here are the changes to the Apple Music subscription prices.

SubscriptionOld PriceNew Price
Student $2.99$1.49
Individual$4.99$2.99
Family $9.99$4.99

The new Apple Music rate is now estimated at UGX 11,934/- for individuals which puts it slightly higher than the cost of Tidal on MTN Uganda which costs 10,000/- which supports mobile money payments. 

Are you excited by this price reduction