Apple Music is one of the most popular music streaming service available globally. Apple has recently updated its music service after acquiring Beats Music since 2014. The new service will features a 24/7 Beats live radio dedicated entirely to music and will be broadcast in over 100 countries.
All Apple Music users will get a free streaming service for the first three-month as a trial, later a paid subscription will be required to access the services. Apple Music subscription costs Rs. 120 per month for individual and Rs 190 per month for a family up to 6 users and can be used across many devices.
Apple has updated its music app with the latest iOS 8.4 update. The update brings in completely changed the Music app for better UI experience and easy of use. Here are the tips and tricks on how to effectively use the app. Take a closer look at the slider below to know more.
Music 'For You'
The 'For You' section in the Music app is where you can select artists, genres that you like to listen. Apple has added many genres in this section including Bollywood, Tamil Music, Indian Pop, Indian Classical, Sufi, Devotional and Spiritual along with usual genres.
You can also add more kind of music you like whenever you want after setting up the Apple Music. To refine your playlist go to Account window and then go to Choose Artists For You and select your genres.
The 'New' section in the Music app collects music from new artists, new albums from variety of genres.
The 'Connect' section in the app allows you to get information about the artists you have downloaded or like on iTunes earlier. You can also choose artists to follow and their music.
The best part of the music app is Beats 24/7 Radio, and more than that it will be live streamed in India. The 'Radio' section in the app will broadcast Beats 24/7 Radio and also allows you to select from genres of music to stream and play.
Apple also provides you to create Nickname in the account window and you can also add a profile picture in the Apple Music. The nickname is used when you comment or share in Connect.
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The 'My Music' section has all your earlier music from the Music app.
Turn Off Auto Renewal
For those of you who are not sure of sticking with Apple Music with paid subscription, we suggest you to turn off the auto renewal feature in the Music app. To stop auto renewal feature, go to account settings and manage your subscription. Know more here.
Beats 1 Radio Schedule
The apps comes with latest Beats 24/7 Radio channel. It broadcasts three DJs in Los Angeles, New York City and London. The radio program features host of special programs like exclusive interviews with famous artists including a round table shows.
You can view the Beats 1 Radio Schedule in your time zone in the Radio section of Apple music app.
You can get the search history by just tapping the little clock icon in the search bar to get what you have searched already.