Sony’s Music Unlimited service will let users stream music while they play games, according to Sony’s director of music services Anu Kirk. Kirk also clarified that the available of the service has nothing to do with the PS4not supportingCD and MP3 playback.
Speaking to Polygon at a PlayStation 4 event in New York today, Kirk said the service is similar to that of Spotify and Pandora. Users will be able to search for artists, songs and albums, access pre-programmed channels and create their own channels based around particular artists. For the first time, users will also be able to stream their own music while playing a game.