Best new playlists, shows, and exclusives on Apple Music

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


The first season of Planet of the Apps, continues with its third episode, now exclusive to Apple Music. This time, all four advisors seek to mentor the same developer.

  • Planet of the Apps - Is It a Billion-Dollar Business? - Check it out!

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 Rocket Hour, Ezra Koenig, and Jehnny Beth.

  • Rocket Hour - Elton John interviews Perfume Genius in an episode that features music from Mr Jukes and !!!, as well as The Strypes, Jake Isaac, Dan Auerbach, and Swimming Tapes.

  • Time Crisis - Ezra welcomes Cazzie David to the show to talk about her new web series, Eighty-Sixed. This episode features music from ABBA, Kevin Morby, Benjamin Booker, and David Guetta.

  • Start Making Sense - Jehnny Beth speaks with Scandinavian electronic group Smerz, and the playlist this week features their work, along with that of Code Walk, Co/nary, Ramones, and Tricky.

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.

  • Best of the Week - The Apple Music team has collected the week's biggest and best tracks into a new updating list. This week, enjoy music from DJ Khaled, Wizkid, The xx, and IMagine Dragons. - Get the playlist
  • Can't Stop Won't Stop - To celebrate the upcoming release of Diddy's Can't Stop Won't Stop, Apple has created a new playlist to celebrate its release. The music selection is inspired by the film, and includes Diddy himself, along with Mary J. Blige, The Notorious B.I.G., and Curtis Mayfield. - Get the playlist
  • It's Lit!!! - A list full of hip-hop and R&B hits that you can dance to, updated regularly by the Apple Music editors. This week, check out music from Bryson Tiller, Goldlink, Kendrick Lamar, and Drake. - Get the playlist

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