Apple Music

Streaming Now Accounts for 80 Percent of the Music Industry’s Overall Revenue

Most music fans likely understand that streaming is changing music consumption. Gone are the days when CDs, cassettes, vinyl records, and even digital downloads were…
Rob Arcand / September 6, 2019

Apple Sued by iTunes Customers Claiming Their Information Was Sold to Third Parties: Report

Apple has been hit with a class action lawsuit from customers who allege that personal data from their iTunes accounts was sold to third parties.
Rob Arcand / May 25, 2019

Beyoncé’s Lemonade Is Finally Coming to Spotify & Apple Music

Today, Beyoncé released Homecoming, a concert film and live album documenting her iconic 2018 Coachella performance. But that’s not all she’s giving us in the…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / April 17, 2019

Apple Music Has More Paid U.S. Subscribers Than Spotify: Report

Apple Music now has more paid U.S. subscribers than Spotify. A new report from Reuters notes that as of February, the California technology giant had 28…
Rob Arcand / April 6, 2019

Spotify’s Antitrust Case Against Apple, Explained

Spotify is gearing up for a heated antitrust dispute with Apple and their music streaming service, Apple Music. On Wednesday, the Swedish company filed an antitrust complaint…
Rob Arcand / March 16, 2019

Def Jam Apparently Pulled Kanye West’s The College Dropout From Apple Music (UPDATE)

Friendly reminder: In the streaming era, if you don’t actually own the music you love, you are entirely at the mercy of the companies that…
Tom Breihan, Stereogum / July 16, 2018

Apple Music Passes Spotify in Total U.S. Subscriber Numbers: Report

Apple Music has surpassed Spotify in total number of paid U.S. subscribers, according to a report from Digital Music News. The new report is based on…
Israel Daramola / July 6, 2018

Apple Music and Pandora Are No Longer Promoting R. Kelly

On Thursday, Spotify said that it would be removing R. Kelly's music from its official playlists. Due to a new "hate content and hateful conduct"
Rob Arcand / May 12, 2018

Report: Jimmy Iovine Is Leaving Apple [UPDATE]

Apple Music boss Jimmy Iovine is expected to leave the company in August, Billboard reports. Iovine has led Apple's music division since 2014, overseeing the launch of Apple…
Anna Gaca / January 4, 2018

Danny Brown Says His Documentary Live at the Majestic Has Been Shelved by Apple Music

Danny Brown's documentary Live at the Majestic was supposed to released Apple Music on Tuesday (November 7). However, the rapper revealed in a series of emotional tweets this morning that…
Brian Josephs / November 9, 2017

Will Taylor Swift’s Reputation Be on Streaming Services? Probably Not

Taylor Swift may have starred in a trendy commercial for Apple Music, but the only music streaming service promising to offer her new album this Friday is one you've almost…
Anna Gaca / November 7, 2017

Trent Reznor Asked Apple Nerds to Explain Drake to Him

In a new in-depth interview with Vulture, Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor went into detail about his progression as an artist since his early, "shock"-oriented days (he claims…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 26, 2017

Drake Is Playing His New Project ‘More Life’ on OVO Sound Radio Right Now

Drake's hotly anticipated More Life project is due out today. After a fashionably late delay to 6:30 p.m. Eastern, More Life is debuting via Drake's Beats…
Anna Gaca / March 18, 2017

Stream a Frank Ocean-Presented Beats 1 Show Right Now

Following last night's release of "Slide," Calvin Harris' new song with Frank Ocean and Migos, Apple Music's Beats 1 Radio is premiering a two-hour show called blondedRadio and billed as…
Anna Gaca / February 24, 2017

Prince’s Classic Albums Are Now on Streaming Services

As reported a few days earlier, Prince's Warner Bros. catalog is now available on multiple streaming services, including Spotify and Apple Music. TIDAL has held…
Brian Josephs / February 12, 2017
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