The new feature, which will appear in existing Rhapsody and Napster subscribers' Android apps as an update, promises a broad selection of tracks but with no surprises and with no danger of accidentally accessing anything with an ‘explicit Lyrics' label. "As the original streaming music service, we have a deep base of customers that have moved into a new chapter of their life and are hungry for a way to share music with their kids," said Rhapsody CFO, Ethan Rudin.
By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - Spanish tenor Jose Carreras, 68, a founding member of the Three Tenors classical trio, will give the premiere of a retrospective show entitled "A Life in Music" next year at London's Royal Albert Hall. The Barcelona native, who became a star of the world opera stage in the 1970s and later rose to superstardom alongside Placido Domingo and Luciano Pavarotti in the Grammy-winning tenor trio, is scheduled to perform the show on May 15, 2016, the promoters said on Thursday. Carreras said the show would include greatest hits and special surprises.
(Reuters) - Apple Inc launched Apple Music along with iTunes Movies and iBooks in China and said the cloud-based music streaming service will roll out on Android phones this fall. Apple will offer Apple Music subscribers access to a vast library of songs for 10 yuan ($1.57) a month after an initial three-month trial membership, the company said in a statement. The announcement comes at a time when the iPhone maker has been struggling to reassure its shareholders about its business in China.
Chicago House, which was owned by Doug Guller and ATX Brands, is turning into music venue Tellers, opening on Friday, October 2. It will be run by real estate agency founder and motivational speaker Chad Goldwasser. The first floor will serve deep dish pies from Chicago institution Gino’s East, according to KXAN.
A new deal with one of the world's biggest record labels could give the online retailer's music streaming service universal appeal. From Tuesday, select albums from some of Universal Music Group's biggest stars, including Taylor Swift and Drake, will be available for Amazon Prime Music users to stream. "Prime Music has already become a top destination for streaming music in the US and UK, and we are thrilled today to make it even better by growing our selection with Universal Music artists," stated Steve Boom, VP of Digital Music for Amazon.
Tonight, I'm joined by the incomparable singer-songwriter James Taylor for the first of a two-night conversation. Taylor's first studio album in thirteen years, Before This World features ten tracks with guest appearances by Sting and Yo-Yo Ma.With a music career spanning over four decades, Taylor has sold over 100 million albums and earned...
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Rock Band 4 will feature the music of U2, developer Harmonix Music Systems announced today. Two of the band's tracks, "I Will Follow" from the 1980 album Boy and "Cedarwood Road" from 2014's Songs of Innocence — the album infamously given away for free to all iTunes customers — will be playable in the latest Rock Band. This is the first time U2's music — and Babymetal's— is featured in the rhythm game.