Specific playlists for barbecues? Or Classical Music for Elevators? But I do appreciate the breadth of music available on Apple Music. While I listen much more to my own large music library, I often want to sample something new on Apple Music, or simply queue up some music that might surprise me.
iPhone User Guide
With the release of iOS 8. Apple had announced plans to offer the service in other countries. On January 15, , Apple announced that effective January 28, , iTunes Radio stations, barring Beats 1, will only be accessible by Apple Music subscribers.
Open Radio, then start listening
Apple Music was redesigned in in an effort to streamline the app. While Apple did succeed in its efforts to make the app easier to navigate, it's still quite easy to get turned around when hunting for music across Apple's vast, million-plus song catalog. Here then are some tips to help you keep track of which end is up when rocking out with Apple Music. When you discover an awesome song in a playlist, you are only a couple of taps away from being able to view the album on which it appears. From the Now Playing panel, you'll see the artist and album info in red letters below the title of the current song playing. Tap those red letters and the current song will continue to play while Apple Music opens the album so you can read its description if there is one and peruse its tracklist.
A list of playlists? In , the state of music discovery has really come to this. Now that on-demand streaming is no longer a novelty, services from Spotify and Rhapsody to Google Play Music and Tidal are competing to out-curate one another. One of the main ways these companies are working to bring new music to the surface is the playlist — to the point where these simple sets of songs now cry out for a little curating of their own. Thing is, with some variations, the types of professionally made playlists available on each interactive streaming service — as opposed to radio-style services epitomized by Pandora — are starting to become fairly consistent, too. Since launching June 30 , Apple Music has stood out for a particular emphasis on creative song selection by experts.