Each week we'll bring you the best radio shows, playlists, and exclusives that Apple Music has to offer!


This week's Apple Music exclusive takes a step into the realm of classical music. Subscribers can listen to a the Berlin Philharmonic perform Mozart, Symphonies Nos. 39, 40, and 41, as conducted by Sir Simon Rattle in 2013.

Best of Beats 1

One of the best parts of Apple's Beats 1 is the lineup of unique shows that the station has assembled. Apple Music subscribers can listen to each full episode on demand, or skip to the new playlist with tracks from that week's show. This week, we've got new episodes from St. Vincent, Elton John, and Ezra Koenig.

  • St. Vincent's Mixtape Delivery Service - It's been a while since the last episode, but St. Vincent is back with a new mixtape. To celebrate the release of Prince's catalog onto Apple Music, St. Vincent had a special tribute show that was all about the late musician.

  • Rocket Hour - In his latest episode, Elton John spotlights music from Hanoi El Khatib, along with his favorite tracks, old and new, from the likes of Bell Biv DeVoe, Declan McKenna, and Ricky Nelson.

  • Time Crisis - Ezra and Jake take a look at the Grammy Awards in the latest episode of Time Crisis. The show features music from ABBA, Bruce Springsteen, Adele, and more.

Essential Playlists

Apple Music features a number of carefully curated playlists built both by its own experts as well as several influential publications and companies. These lists highlight the week's best music, interesting artists that you should be listening to, and more, and are constantly updated with fresh tracks.

  • I Miss the '80s - Relive the 1980s with this playlist, which is continually updated with the popular and classic tunes from the decade. The list currently features music from Prince, Madonna, Wham!, and more. - Get the playlist
  • Future Sounds - Listen in to the very best of the current electronic music scene. Right now, check out music from Major Lazer, filous, Temmpo, and many more. - Get the playlist
  • Clock Opera Venn Influence - This playlist from !K7 Collective is about the band Clock Opera and its influences. Check out tracks from Douglas Dare, Roy Orbison, and Wild Beasts, among others, in this list. - Get the playlist

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