Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated August 20th
 

Topic: iTunes

Most Jay Z albums now back on Apple Music, still withheld from Spotify

04/10/2017, 04:04 pm

Following their sudden removal from Apple Music and Spotify last Friday, most of Jay Z's albums are now back on Apple's service, but still missing from Spotify -- for reasons unknown.

18 comments

Renovated Fifth Avenue Apple store will get Beats 1 broadcasting zone

04/09/2017, 05:04 pm

When renovations are complete, one addition at Apple's flagship Fifth Avenue store will include a special space for Beats 1 broadcasting, according to an AppleInsider source.

8 comments

Jay Z pulls albums from Apple Music and Spotify

04/07/2017, 08:04 pm

As the streaming music war intensifies, hip hop star and Tidal co-owner Jay Z is quietly removing his music from major streaming music outlets Apple Music and Spotify, while leaving the same tracks in place on his own service.

67 comments

Apple Music Android app brought up to par with iOS in major redesign

04/04/2017, 03:04 pm

The Apple Music app for Android was updated with a significant redesign on Tuesday, finally incorporating the overhauled interface iPhone and iPad users received with iOS 10 last September.

3 comments

Streaming services pushed U.S. music industry to biggest gain since 1998

03/30/2017, 05:03 pm

Subscription streaming music services like Apple Music and Spotify bolstered the ailing music industry in 2016, acting as a primary driver of an 11 percent bump in estimated retail revenue, according to the Recording Industry Association of America.

11 comments

Apple Music reportedly leads Spotify, Pandora in unique monthly users

03/29/2017, 09:03 pm

According to fresh market research data, Apple Music's three-month free trial helped push the service ahead of competitors Spotify and Pandora in terms of unique monthly users for the month of February.

19 comments

Drake's 'More Life' garners half of its worldwide downloads from Apple Music because of Beats 1

03/27/2017, 09:03 am

A new interview sheds some light on Drake's 300 million worldwide streams for his album More Life in its first week on Apple Music, and discusses the synergies between Beats 1 and Apple's streaming service.

11 comments

Apple reissues iTunes 12.6, removes mysterious 'Show on Profile Page' option

03/24/2017, 02:03 pm

Apple on Friday took the unusual step of reissuing Tuesday's iTunes 12.6 update, stripping out a "Show on Profile Page" toggle that may have accidentally hinted at plans for Apple Music.

5 comments

Beats 1 host Zane Lowe sees a future with multiple Apple-hosted live radio stations

03/23/2017, 02:03 pm

A new interview with Beats 1 head Zane Lowe emphasizes Apple's message about how streaming is the future, and that Apple is possibly looking to expand live Beats-branded streaming radio stations even further.

3 comments

How to open a playlist in a new window in iTunes 12.6 on macOS

03/22/2017, 01:03 pm

With the release of iTunes 12.6, Apple has restored the ability to open a playlist in a new window on macOS --- here's how to do it.

15 comments

Movie studios talk $30 rentals for films still in theaters as Apple pushes for content on iTunes

03/22/2017, 12:03 pm

Hollywood studios are reportedly showing "greater flexibility" in negotiations with theater chains about the prospect of early movie rentals -- something that could affect Apple, which is also allegedly pursuing early streaming via the iTunes Store.

56 comments

Apple adds multiscreen movie rental viewing to iTunes in latest update

03/21/2017, 05:03 pm

Along with Tuesday's hardware debuts, Apple quietly released an updated iTunes version that allows users to rent movies once and watch them on multiple screens.

38 comments

Apple Music sets new album streaming record 47% higher than Spotify, despite fewer users [u]

03/20/2017, 08:03 pm

On its first full day of availability, Drake's new album More Life set a new record on Spotify of 61.3 million streams by users. Apple Music also hit a record number of streams for the same album: 89.9 million.

34 comments

Deals: 13" Touch Bar MacBook Pro for $1,719; $15 bonus with $150 Best Buy gift code; Samsung 55" 4K TV $1,099 with no tax in 48 states

03/20/2017, 11:03 am

Shoppers this week can save $80 on Apple's 13" MacBook Pro with Touch Bar in Space Gray. Or receive a $15 bonus with $150 Best Buy gift code purchases. Samsung's 55" 4K Curved LED TV is also $2,900 off today only, and PDF Expert 2.2 is $24.99 with coupon.

0 comments

Chance the Rapper declares Apple paid $500K for exclusive 'Coloring Book' debut on Apple Music

03/17/2017, 02:03 pm

After some criticism about the artist's integrity and independence, Chance the Rapper made a series of tweets and revealed some of the only solid information about what Apple pays for exclusive releases on Apple Music.

17 comments

Apple Music ambassador program offers Twitter promoters 3 free months for pushing streaming service

03/16/2017, 03:03 pm

Starting Thursday, Apple Music launched a new user-driven promotional program on Twitter with the hashtag "#MusicForEveryMinute", promoted by student ambassadors who will be rewarded with an extra three months of free subscription.

2 comments

'Game of Thrones' stars Maisie Williams & Sophie Turner to appear in Apple's 'Carpool Karaoke'

03/13/2017, 09:03 am

Two more celebrities have announced their involvement with the Apple Music version of "Carpool Karaoke," this time "Game of Thrones" stars Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner.

8 comments

Apple's iTunes highlights movies, books & TV shows for International Women's Day [ux2]

03/08/2017, 12:03 pm

Apple helped mark International Women's Day on Wednesday by promoting related themes and content on its iTunes movie, book, and TV stores. [Updated with Apple Music content]

8 comments

Apple Music's Bozoma Saint John makes Black Enterprise's 'Most Powerful Women in Business'

03/07/2017, 05:03 pm

Business magazine Black Enterprise on Tuesday announced Bozoma Saint John, the head of global marketing for Apple Music, as one of a number of people highlighted in its "Most Powerful Women in Business" list for 2017.

7 comments

Apple Music ads aired during BRIT Awards shared on YouTube

03/03/2017, 12:03 pm

Apple has shared a pair of commercial spots that aired during the United Kingdom's BRIT Awards last month, with the two ads promoting Apple Music to viewers as a venue to listen to the nominated and winning musical acts featured during the show.

3 comments