Podcasts are now available on Amazon Prime Music in India. The Amazon Prime Music podcast channel will feature a curated series of shows from well-known producers such as Jay Shetty, Cyrus Broacha, Neil Bhatt, Robin Sharma, Sadhguru, and Anupam Gupta, among others. It will also feature international Amazon Originals created specifically for Amazon Prime Music subscribers. These originals will be available in a variety of languages and will cover topics such as inspiration, industry, technology, comedy, music, health, and more. Both Amazon Prime Music subscribers have access to podcasts at no extra charge.
Apart from the Web player and Amazon Echo users, the new podcasts channel can be reached via the Amazon Prime Music app on Android and iOS. Users with a Prime subscription would be able to stream podcast episodes to listen to while they are not connected to the internet. On Amazon Prime Music, you can listen to over 9 million podcasts on topics like inspiration, self-improvement, community and community, technology, news, humour, health, and more. On Purpose with Jay Shetty, Ted Talks Daily, The Habit Coach with Ashdin Doctor, and The Musafir Series are all famous shows.
On the Amazon Prime Music platform, Amazon has now added a hands-free Alexa listening experience for podcasts. Users may use voice prompts to ask Alexa to play individual podcast episodes. Prime membership costs Rs. 999 for a year or Rs. 129 per month and includes exclusive services including offline downloads.
“We are excited to launch Podcasts on Amazon Prime Music with a myriad of locally and globally famous podcasts,” said Sahas Malhotra, Director, Amazon Prime Music, India. Starting today, our service will transform from ad-free access to 70 million songs to an immersive music, entertainment, culture, and community destination. We will continue to invest in improving our consumers’ audio listening experience, and today’s launch signals a new focus on entertainment and the evolution of our service as a premier music and culture destination.”