Google Music begins shutdown

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• Access will be revoked in September for users in New Zealand, South Africa and for users in all other regions in October

• Service will shut down completely in December, after which you won’t be able to transfer your content

• Starting later this month Google will no longer accept purchases for music within its Play Store

• Google promised that it would give plenty of notice in advance of Play Music shutting down

• New devices with Android 10 will have YouTube Music pre-installed instead of Google Play Music

Source: TheVerge

By Rahul Sethi

Former President, Students' Gymkhana and UG Secretary, IIT Kanpur