YouTube (GOOG +1.3%)(GOOGL +1.4%) launches its music streaming service to 12 new countries and its premium music video service across all of its 17 markets.
YouTube Music was already available in the US, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and South Korea. The new markets are Austria, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, and the UK.
The ad-supported and paid versions of YouTube Music were introduced in May to replace Google Play Music. The paid version costs $9.99/month in the US or $14.99/month for a family plan.
YouTube Premium, formerly YouTube Red, offers music with videos. The service costs $11.99/month or $17.99/month for a family plan.
In other news from the Alphabet house, Google Maps has removed the ability to book Uber (UBER) rides straight through Maps.