June 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

When Apple bought Beats, industry thoughts quickly turned to a likely battle for exclusives with Beats Music’s streaming music rivals. We haven’t quite seen that yet in terms of big albums...

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June 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google’s digital music strategy took its latest unexpected twist on Friday evening, when the New York Post published a report claiming that the company is in talks to buy personal radio service Songza....

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June 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Tonight will see Apple's latest new software (and possibly hardware) announcements at its WWDC developer conference keynote. Ahead of that, though, there has been a flurry of follow-up news on the company's...

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May 29th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

The absolute worst kept secret in living memory has now been confirmed – namely that Apple is buying Beats for $3bn (well, actually $2.6bn with another $400m to be vested over time) and it expects it...

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May 21st, 2014 by Music Ally

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Beats faces another lawsuit in run-up to rumoured Apple acquisition

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May 20th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Steve Jobs’ biographer suggests Jimmy Iovine could be Apple’s next content star

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May 19th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Apple hasn’t acquired Beats Electronics and Beats Music yet, but there’s already a related lawsuit.

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May 15th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Online Apple rumours are great fun. With devices like new iPhones and iPads, the pattern is usually that one website suggests a possible launch date for a new device, then at some point another one reports...

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May 9th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Dr Dre has seemingly confirmed the news that Apple is buying Beats for $3.2bn – albeit through the medium of a rowdy late-night conversation with artist Tyrese Gibson in the studio. "The first billionaire...

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