How to Win Boomplay's 25 Million Free Data to Work From Home

  • A smartphone graphic showing different apps contained on a handset.
    A smartphone graphic showing different apps contained on a handset.
  • Wondering how to rejuvenate your career working from home and impress your boss and colleagues who might have thought you can't hack it?

    Well, now you can, thanks to media streaming and download service, Boomplay, which is giving away a whopping 25 million data bundles as a helping hand to you in this transition.

    In a statement, the company disclosed over 2500 Kenyans will be walking away with several gigabits of free data every single day.

    The promotion kicked off on Wednesday, April 1, and is expected to run through to Tuesday, April 14.

    A poster of the new offer from Boomplay Music where users can redeem free data.
    A poster of the new offer from Boomplay Music where users can redeem free data.

    The company also clarified that the data is not limited to streams on the app but the users will be free to keep themselves entertained or help them in working from home.

    "The number 1 music streaming service in Africa, Boomplay, is committed to keeping its promise of bringing everything music from around the world to music lovers at ease, especially during these tough times, as the world has been sadly gripped by Covid-19.

    "Boomplay has decided to offer users 25 million megabytes of free data so they don’t get bored out of their mind during this era of self-isolation and lockdown," the company's statement reads in part.

    "You can use the data for whatever you like, be it video chatting with your family and friends, watching your favourite movies, and of course listening to and downloading millions of songs for free on Boomplay!" the statement further reads.

    The data packages are available for redemption every 9 a.m. during the entire period.

    How to apply

    1. You need to download the app if you don't already have it.

    2. Once on the app, tap on the sidebar button and click on 'Reward Points.'

    3. Head to the data packs available in the 'Redeem Gifts' section and enjoy your free data bundles.

    A boomplay app on a smartphone.
    A Boomplay app on a smartphone.

    How it works 

    1. The 'Reward Points' and 'Download for Free' features are only available on the latest Android v5.5.6 and iOS version v2.2.0 of Boomplay. Update to the latest version of the app to enjoy the offer.

    2. Boomplay will provide you with airtime to purchase a data package from your network provider. Please select your mobile network from the available providers.

    3. After you click the 'Redeem' button you will be required to fill in your phone number. Please ensure you input the right phone number you want to recharge.

    4. Boomplay will recharge the airtime for you within 5 days after your redemption

    5. The number of gifts is limited and is on a first-come-first-served basis


    Follow Boomplay accounts on Facebook Twitter and Instagram and participate in the campaign via social media to win more. Ensure you follow the accounts corresponding to the country you are in.