SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 8, 2016) - Slacker Radio, a leading Internet radio service, today announced its inclusion in U.S. Cellular's new customer promotion. New U.S. Cellular customers who qualify for the promotion will have access to a free one-year membership to Slacker Radio Premium as part of the bonus package.

With Slacker Radio Premium, customers get the best of what Slacker has to offer. This includes on-demand access to Slacker's music library and hundreds of handcrafted, original stations that are unique to Slacker. Other benefits include:

  • Customizable news, sports, and talk from ABC, ESPN, and American Public Media
  • Ad-free, off-line and on-demand access to millions of songs
  • Ability to like/dislike and replay songs, plus unlimited song skips

"Slacker is the first and only Internet radio experience to offer original, interactive programming on a major scale, and we're thrilled to offer this unique listening experience to new U.S. Cellular customers," said Steve Cotter, SVP Business Development, Slacker Radio. "We're confident that listeners will enjoy having the option to engage with Slacker's original programming in either a lean-back or on-demand listening experience."

U.S. Cellular customers who port in their number, trade in their current smartphone and activate a new smartphone on a 3GB or higher Shared Connect plan with installment pricing and Device Protection + qualify for the $1,000 Bonus Package Per Line promotion.

For more information and other incentives included in the promotion, visit: To find out more about Slacker Radio, or to listen for free, visit:

About Slacker
Slacker Radio is next-generation personalized radio, allowing music lovers to choose from the broadest selection of human-curated music, news and sports stations that are personalized to their taste. Listeners can also create their own stations from a catalog of songs 10 times as large as the leading service. Slacker can be accessed for free from virtually any mobile device and most new car models.

About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by a high-quality network in big and small cities and rural communities, and currently, 99 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on, and

Contact Information:

Slacker Radio media contact:
Chantal LeBoulch
LEWIS for Slacker Radio
(619) 677-2706