OAKLAND (CBS/AP) — Pandora will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a day of free advertisements.
The streaming service said Tuesday it will launch Listener Love Day on Sept. 9 for 24 hours without ads.READ MORE: 3-Alarm Fire Burns 2 Buildings at West Oakland Recycling Center
Oakland-based Pandora currently offers a free subscription with ads and an ad-free subscription for $5 a month. Nearly 80 million listeners tune in each month.READ MORE: 2 Windsor Teens Shot Friday Evening, Suspect in Custody
In a statement, Pandora founder Tim Westergren said Listener Love Day is “a celebration of a decade of connecting music fans to the artists that matter to them.”MORE NEWS: 12-Year-Old Arrested For Setting Fires In Tinder-Dry Berkeley Hills
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