Tag: apple music
ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus is Apple Music Radio’s latest host
Who wants to listen to a radio show by the president of a global collecting societies body, eh? Oh wait, that would be Björn Ulvaeus.
January 25, 2022
Apple Music takes ‘Fire In The Booth’ sessions to Jamaica
Radio DJ Charlie Sloth had a big hit with his freestyling-focused 'Fire In The Booth' item when he was broadcasting for the BBC.
January 5, 2022
Apple Music launches its $4.99 Voice plan powered by Siri
The new tier of its music streaming service went live in 17 countries on 14 December, as part of the iOS 15.2 software update.
December 15, 2021
Apple Music 2021 awards: Olivia Rodrigo, The Weeknd, H.E.R…
Music Streaming Service End Of Year Roundups season is officially open, with the announcement of the third annual Apple Music Awards.
December 1, 2021
Apple Music and Amazon Music reveal more Christmas songs
Apple Music and Amazon Music aren't just streaming services: they're streaming services belonging to companies whose voice assistants and smart speakers are going to be fielding LOTS of requests for Christmas music in the...
November 23, 2021
Apple Music poaches DJ mix radio show ‘Beats In Space’
As names for radio shows on Apple Music go, 'Beats In Space' is pretty fitting given the parent company's separate headphones brand. Kudos to DJ Tim Sweeney, then, for coming up with that name 21 years ago, when the Beats...
November 2, 2021
Apple Music gets an official app for PlayStation 5 console
Apple Music is available on a new device today: Sony’s PlayStation 5. It’s the first time the music streaming service has been available on a games console.
October 28, 2021
NMPA and NSAI bosses criticise Apple Music over CRB filings
Remember when Apple Music was the good guy in the controversies around the US Copyright Royalty Board's rate-setting process for streaming mechanicals?
October 26, 2021
Ed Sheeran marketing campaign ramps up with Apple and Amazon
As Ed Sheeran prepares for the release of '=' on Friday (29 October) the DSP partnership announcements are dropping in quick succession.
October 25, 2021
Apple unveils new HomePods and $4.99 Apple Music Voice Plan
New HomePod smart speakers, new AirPods earphones, and a new half-price Apple Music tier revolving around the Siri voice assistant announced in Cupertino last night.
October 19, 2021
eMarketer publishes latest figures on US digital audio listeners
Spotify could have more than 100 million listeners in the US by 2025, if research firm eMarketer’s latest predictions are on the mark.
October 13, 2021