Apple Music launch two new stations and rebrand Beats 1

Apple launch new live stations Apple Music Hits and Apple Music Country, as well as rebrand Beats 1 to Apple Music 1. Apple Music was launched in 2015 alongside the debut of Beats 1, Apple’s…

Apple Music launch ‘The Zane Lowe Interview Series’ podcast

The first six episodes of Beats 1 host Zane Lowe’s interview podcast are live, with artists including Lady Gaga, Hayley Williams, Justin Bieber, Kanye West and Selena Gomez. The podcast features Zane Lowe interviewing top…

Apple Music has launched in 52 new countries!

Apple aren’t leaving anyone on lockdown with a whopping new roster of countries that can now stream music on their service. Today, April 21st, Apple Music has expanded the countries it’s available in by almost…

Apple Music’s new homepage has you set for quarantine

Apple Music want to lift the spirits of self-isolators as soon as they open the app with their quarantine content. Many companies and services are doing their bit to keep people happy and entertained whilst…

Apple Music’s Beats 1 is now coming live from hosts’ homes

As the coronavirus continues to send office workers home, it’s ‘business as usual’ for internet radio station Beats 1, with hosts following suit. Hosts such as Zane Lowe will continue to broadcast daily shows from…

Ebro Darden now runs hip-hop on Apple Music

Apple have nabbed Ebro Darden to lead hip-hop content on their music streaming service as Spotify’s Rap Caviar looms as the runaway leader in rap on music streaming services. Apple Music have appointed Ebro Darden…

Apple look to invest in iHeartMedia for Apple Music promo

Apple are looking to put money into iHeartMedia so that they can get broadcast radio promotion for Apple Music and Beats 1. Apple apparently consider themselves an under-recognised brand as a new report claims that…

Spotify respond to Nicki Minaj’s Twitter meltdown

Nicki Minaj only made it to #2 on the charts with her new album ‘Queen’, so of course there must be a big conspiracy to keep her down. Nicki Minaj is still a worldwide superstar…

Is music streaming coming to Apple Watches this week?

Apple’s upcoming Watch release notes supposedly leaked this week and seem to confirm that music streaming is on the way to Apple Watch Series 3. A series of notes posted on Twitter by developer Guilherme…

Introducing the new radio app playing Beats 1 on Apple Watch

Apple Watch is getting a new dedicated Radio app so you can stream playlists, news stations, and the always live Beats 1 Radio, all without an iPhone. The expensive, but definitely not pointless, Apple Watches…