Shortly after Jay Z’s TIDAL music streaming service launched, reports swirled that Apple (mainly Jimmy Iovine) had a trick up their sleeve to get the public to turn against it.
Ever since the announcement of Jay Z‘s TIDAL music streaming service, the criticism has been nearly relentless. It is now emerging from insiders that tech giant Apple might be attempting to sabotage TIDAL in a bid to crush the service ahead of the release of its own streaming service, Beats Music.
Apple’s iPhone 6 may be an entire farm of cash cows, but reportedly two music services underneath the same company logo can’t occupy the same space at the same time. It’s against the law of physics.
DJ Quik may not have been a member of N.W.A but his contributions to Compton’s legacy is still unheralded, nonetheless. So you can imagine him and his fan’s disbelief that his catalog is omitted from Dr. Dre’s burgeoning music app, Beats Music.
Last night, the Beats By Dre brand celebrated a huge week, as the company launched Beats Music — a new innovation in music streaming. The Belasco Theater in Los Angeles hosted the party, which had a long list of special guests.
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine’s new Beats Music launched today and it’s already swallowing their competitors alive.
After impacting the audio hardware industry, it was only logical that Beats By Dre enter the treacherous software terrain. That said, the highly anticipated premium streaming service, Beats Music, officially launches January 21.