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Here’s Every Track Virgil Abloh Just Played on Apple Music’s Beats 1

Here’s Every Track Virgil Abloh Just Played on Apple Music’s Beats 1

Today Virgil Abloh premiered his latest “TELEVISED RADIO” mix on Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio station. You can listen to the show in full for free via Apple Music or on demand here. “It’s a unique time
Haim Talks Mixing Up Justin Timberlake With Chili Peppers, ‘Hallelujah’ Single

Haim Talks Mixing Up Justin Timberlake With Chili Peppers, ‘Hallelujah’ Single

During an interview with Zane Lowe on Apple Music’s Beat 1, Danielle Haim of the band Haim revealed that she was so starstruck when meeting Justin Timberlake that she messed up the title of
Taylor Swift Talks Co-Writing New ‘Cats’ Song, Recalls ‘Les Mis’ Audition

Taylor Swift Talks Co-Writing New ‘Cats’ Song, Recalls ‘Les Mis’ Audition

If Taylor Swift had had her way, “Cats” wouldn’t have been her first movie with director Tom Hooper. In a new interview with Zane Lowe for Beats 1, Swift recalled her screen-test for “Les Miserables,”

Zane Lowe's new Beats 1 show is all about new music

This summer, Apple created New Music Daily, a curated playlist with the latest and most popular tracks from around the world. Today, it's launching a companion radio broadcast on Beats 1. The weekly

Apple employs a team of people to transcribe lyrics for Apple Music

Apple employs a team of people “listening to music and transcribing the lyrics,” says Oliver Schusser, head of Apple Music. “We don’t get [lyrics] from the usual sites,” Schusser says, explaining that
Apple Employees Help Transcribe Music for iOS 13's New Real-Time Lyrics Feature

Apple Employees Help Transcribe Music for iOS 13's New Real-Time Lyrics Feature

In an interview with WIRED, Apple Music head Oliver Schusser has revealed that Apple has a team of employees listening to songs and transcribing the lyrics to ensure they are accurate for iOS 13's new
Elton John Is the Biggest Bon Iver Fan Ever

Elton John Is the Biggest Bon Iver Fan Ever

The iconic English performer interviewed Justin Vernon on his Beats 1 radio show.

Porsche is integrating Apple Music into the all-electric Taycan

Porsche said Monday it will integrate Apple Music into its upcoming all-electric Taycan sports car, the first time the music streaming service has been offered as a standalone app within a vehicle.
Nicki Minaj Kicks Joe Budden Off ‘Queen Radio’ After Heated Argument

Nicki Minaj Kicks Joe Budden Off ‘Queen Radio’ After Heated Argument

Nicki Minaj returned with a new installment of ‘Queen Radio’, yesterday. With the release of “Hot Girl Summer” fans were hoping to hear Megan Thee Stallion drop by the Beats 1 studio, instead, Minaj

Chance the Rapper Talks ‘The Big Day’, Kanye West, & Moving to Atlanta on Beats 1

With the release of The Big Day, Chance the Rapper made an appearance on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show. At his home studio in Chicago, the pair sat down to discuss Chance’s wedding, his relationship

Apple Music now has 60 million paid subscribers

Apple Music now has 60 million paying subscribers. The company's Eddy Cue, a senior vice president of services, confirmed the milestone with French business publication Numerama today. According to
Irving Azoff Assures Nicki Minaj That Travis Scott Doesn’t Hate Her: ‘It’s All Show Biz’

Irving Azoff Assures Nicki Minaj That Travis Scott Doesn’t Hate Her: ‘It’s All Show Biz’

Nicki Minaj had her new manager, Irving Azoff, on the air for a guest interview on her Beats 1 talk show — and after she rescinded an obscene insult she’d lobbed Azoff’s way in less cordial times, she
Master Tapes of Beastie Boys’ Classic ‘License to Ill’ Have Disappeared, Mike D Says

Master Tapes of Beastie Boys’ Classic ‘License to Ill’ Have Disappeared, Mike D Says

Is the original recording of the Beastie Boys’ “License to Ill” lost forever? On Sunday night’s episode of his Beats 1 show “Echo Chamber,” Beastie Boys member Mike D revealed to Q-Tip that no one can

Soulection’s 400th Episode

Soulection (Soundcloud sensation turned Beats 1 radio show) is hosting a ticketed recording of their 400th episode in Los Angeles on Saturday, 23 March. Joe Kay, the show’s co-founder and head
Bella Hadid Celebrates The Weeknd’s Birthday with ‘Memento Mori’ Guest Mix

Bella Hadid Celebrates The Weeknd’s Birthday with ‘Memento Mori’ Guest Mix

On Saturday, the fourth episode of The Weeknd‘s Memento Mori aired on Beats 1 radio. Girlfriend Bella Hadid decided to put together a mix for the musician, since the episode coincided with his 29th

DJ Charlie Sloth will bring fire to the booth on Beats 1

Former BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra DJ Charlie Sloth has officially joined Apple. The Charlie Sloth Rap Show on Beats 1 starts 12pm PT/3pm ET on Saturday January 19. “I feel that U.K. music is in a place
Beats 1 Radio Anchor Ebro Darden Appointed to Leadership Position on Apple Music Team

Beats 1 Radio Anchor Ebro Darden Appointed to Leadership Position on Apple Music Team

Beats 1 radio host Ebro Darden has been appointed as Apple Music's global editorial head of hip-hop and R&B, according to Billboard. Ebro Darden and Ariana Grande In this newly designated

Apple eyes stake in struggling U.S. radio group iHeartMedia

Apple is in talks over acquiring a stake in iHeartMedia, according to a new report. Sources say the company could invest millions of dollars to help save the struggling U.S. radio group, which filed

Apple opens new Beats 1 studio in New York City

Apple has opened a New York studio for its Beats 1 radio station. The new office is located in Manhattan’s Union Square. It joins other broadcasting studios in London and Los Angeles. “I want this

Idris Elba Talks A$AP Rocky Collab, ‘Yardie,’ & More on Beats 1

Just days after confirming that he will not be the next James Bond, Idris Elba, recently stopped by Beats 1 London and chatted up with host Matt Wilkinson. The two delved into a variety of topics