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Sarah Geronimo wins 2 awards at Big Apple Music Awards 2018

Nov 30, 2018 - 11:24 AM

The pop princess is hailed this year's Best Pilipino Artist by the New York-based awards body

Apple Music growing faster in U.S. vs. Spotify – report

Feb 05, 2018 - 9:59 AM

The rate of growth for Apple Music in the US compared to Spotify may be somewhat obscured, depending on whether or not you factor in trial accounts

Seeking music edge, Apple buys song recognition app Shazam

Dec 12, 2017 - 11:37 AM

Apple and Shazam did not disclose financial terms. Technology news sites Recode and TechCrunch, quoting unnamed sources, both put the deal at around $400 million.

Rossa dan Anggun dapatkan penghargaan ‘Big Apple Music Awards 2017’

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:20 PM

Nama Anggun dan Rossa bersanding dengan musisi dunia lainnya

Rossa dan Anggun C. Sasmi mendapatkan penghargaan 'Big Apple Music Awards 2017'. Foto dari Instagram itsrossa910 dan anggun_cipta

Spotify extends streaming lead with 50 million subscribers

Mar 03, 2017 - 5:55 PM

The music streaming service maintains lead over Apple Music and Tidal in spite of exclusive material appearing on the rival platforms

STREAMING LEADER. The Spotify logo is pictured on a football table placed in a playroom at the company headquarters in Stockholm on February 16, 2015. Photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP

Apple Music attracts 20 million subscribers

Dec 08, 2016 - 11:16 AM

The tech titan s streaming music service makes progress as it aims for industry leader Spotify

CATCHING UP. Apple's music service is gaining ground on industry leader Spotify. Logo from Apple

Frank Ocean new album comes out of woodwork

Aug 02, 2016 - 10:03 AM

Frank Ocean releases a mysterious livestream of himself doing woodwork – could this mean Boys Don t Cry is coming soon?

FRANK OCEAN. As fans eagerly anticipate his next album, Frank Ocean releases a livestream of himself doing woodwork. File photo shows Frank at the 2014 Anna Wintour Costume Center Gala in New York. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

'Carpool Karaoke' to become Apple Music series

Jul 27, 2016 - 10:27 AM

Carpool Karaoke comes to Apple Music as a 16 episode series

CARPOOL KARAOKE ON APPLE MUSIC. While James Corden's version (pictured with Adele) will still air on 'The Late Late Show,' but a new 16-episode series – with an undetermined host – is set to stream via Apple Music. Screengrab from YouTube/The Late Late Show with James Corden

Rap tycoon Dr Dre handcuffed outside home

Jul 27, 2016 - 10:18 AM

Dr Dre known for being outspoken about police brutality allegedly pulled a gun on a motorist

DR DRE. The rapper is handcuffed outside his home after being accused of pulling a gun on a motorist. File photo shows Dre at the 31st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in April. Photo by Peter Foley/EPA

As streaming booms, audio overtakes video in US

Jul 06, 2016 - 9:15 AM

Analytical firm BuzzAngle Music says there were 114 billion audio streams compared with 95 billion video streams in the first 6 months of 2016

Grammys embrace streaming-only records

Jun 17, 2016 - 10:40 AM

For the first time music streamed on services such as Spotify and Apple Music will be considered for next year s Grammy Awards

In this file photo, Mark Ronson accepts the award for the Record of the Year, Uptown Funk, as Beyonce and Bruno Mars look on onstage during the 58th Annual Grammy music Awards in Los Angeles February 15, 2016. Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP

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Dec 24, 2015 - 1:20 PM

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Apple wins exclusive on Taylor Swift's '1989' tour film

Dec 15, 2015 - 12:59 AM

Thank you so much for all the birthday wishes I have a little surprise for you Taylor writes as she announces the news

Facebook's Music Stories add songs to your iOS News Feed

Nov 06, 2015 - 4:49 PM

Called Music Stories the new post format allows people to listen to a 30 second preview of the shared song or album while on Facebook

FACEBOOK MUSIC STORIES. Screen shot from Facebook.

Apple Music has 6.5 million paying customers – Tim Cook

Oct 20, 2015 - 3:34 PM

Tim Cook says Apple Music has 15 million total subscribers of whom 6 5 million are paying subscribers to the service with another 8 5 million still on a free trial

TIM COOK. Apple CEO Tim Cook during an event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, California, USA, September 9, 2015. File Photo by Monica Davey/EPA

DENGAR: Kolaborasi Drake dengan Beyonce di lagu ‘Can I’

Oct 06, 2015 - 5:35 PM

Drake berduet dengan Beyonce dalam lagu baru berjudul Can I

Kolaborasi Beyonce dan Drake dalam lagu 'Mine'. Screen shot dari YouTube

'Streaming sucks,' Neil Young says

Jul 17, 2015 - 11:12 AM

Neil Young vows to pull all his music from online streaming sites saying he s preserving his music the way I want it to be

NEIL YOUNG. The Canadian singer-songwriter wants to take his music off of online streaming sites due to sound quality

Smart, Apple tie up to allow users to pay using Smart Money

Jul 13, 2015 - 8:34 AM

Smart subscribers can now pay for Apple App store and iTunes content as well as subscribe to Apple music using Smart Money

REVIEW: Apple Music

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:16 PM

How does Apple Music fare versus other music streaming services in the market?

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Jul 10, 2015 - 1:20 PM

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Apple Music priced competitively with Spotify PH at $2.99

Jul 01, 2015 - 10:58 AM

At current exchange rates Apple Music and Spotify are priced around P5 0 11 apart

APPLE MUSIC'S PH PRICING. Screen shot from Apple Music interface on PC.

Apple Music goes live as tech giant bids on streaming

Jul 01, 2015 - 7:59 AM

The centerpiece of Apple Music is Beats 1 which bills itself as a first global radio station and will include guest hosts such as pop legend Elton John and rap entrepreneur Dr Dre

APPLE MUSIC. Image from Apple.

Apple Music launch: What you need to know

Jun 30, 2015 - 8:55 PM

For those who are intrigued by Apple Music but are still on the fence here s a quick guide to what you can expect during your Apple Music s free trial period

APPLE MUSIC. Screen shot from Apple Music website

Apple Music to pay 0.2 cents in royalties during trial period

Jun 25, 2015 - 5:48 PM

A smaller payment to music publishers will reportedly be added for songwriting rights – approximately 0 00047

APPLE MUSIC. Image from Apple.

Apple Music inks deals with Beggars Group, Merlin – report

Jun 24, 2015 - 4:15 PM

Apple fields last minute deals with Beggars Group and Merlin following their commitment to pay artists during the free trial period of Apple Music

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Jun 23, 2015 - 6:56 PM

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Jun 23, 2015 - 11:47 AM

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Apple Music to pay artists during free trial period

Jun 22, 2015 - 11:58 AM

2ND UPDATE Apple reacts after listening to concerns from artists including one heartfelt plea from Taylor Swift

NOW WITH COMPENSATION. Screen shot from Apple Livestream

Apple Music hits a wall with labels

Jun 21, 2015 - 2:48 PM

Reports claim that Apple is presenting an unfair deal to artists and labels alike for its music streaming service despite Apple promising a 70 share to labels in revenue

APPLE MUSIC. Image from Apple.

Spotify to price-match Apple Music in the future

Jun 09, 2015 - 11:31 PM

Apple Music s pricing currently has single user subscriptions set to 9 99 per month with a family package for 6 available for 14 99 per month

SPOTIFY. Stefan Zilch, head of Spotify Germany, speaks during a press event of the company in Berlin, Germany, 20 May 2015. The music streaming service will branch out to include videos, with plans to evolve into a more general media platform. Photo by Joerg Carstensen/EPA

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Jun 09, 2015 - 6:00 PM

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Apple Music to debut worldwide on June 30

Jun 09, 2015 - 4:44 AM

Apple Music combines a streaming music service a worldwide round the clock live radio station and a new way for music fans to connect with the artists they love

APPLE MUSIC. Image from Apple.