And once you've claimed the albums you want, you can download them as DRM-free MP3s.
But the 50 $2 box sets on sale through Xbox Music may be an even better deal.
Microsoft is cutting deep into the prices of its subscription services for the holidays with the $199 Work & Play Bundle.
Free ad-supported streaming may be leaving Xbox Music, but Microsoft may still give non-Music Pass subscribers a reason to use the service.
Subscribers will be able to rock on past December 1, but Microsoft's pressing Stop on non-paying listeners. We explain why--and where you can turn to for free tunes from here.
Xbox Live Gold still keeps free online services like Skype and Explorer behind its pay wall. That can’t last.