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!


Apple Music has introduced its latest Up Next artist, Daniel Caesar. Check out the short documentary about the up-and-coming R&B star. Also be sure to check out Caesar's interview with Beats 1's Ebro Darden.

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 Elton John, Ezra Koenig, and Anna Lunoe.

  • Rocket Hour - In his latest episode, host Elton John plays new music from Kesha and Poppy, along with work from The White Stripes, The Chemical Brothers, and Otis Redding.

  • Time Crisis - Host Ezra Koenig is joined by several people who drop by the show this week, including Vampire Weekend drummer Chris Tomson. This episode features music from Glen Campbell, Prince & The Revolution, Phish, and Bruno Mars.

  • Black Coffee - DJ Black Coffee shares some of his new and classic remixes, with music from Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean, Moneoa, Jamie Woon.

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 Justin Bieber and Bloodpop, Major Lazer, Gucci Mane, and Cardi B. - Get the playlist
  • The Beats 1 List - Check out the best tracks played this week on Beats 1, with this week's list featuring music from J Blavin, French Montana, Marshmello, and Halsey. - Get the playlist
  • Future Sounds - These are some of the best new tracks in electronic music, updated frequently. Currently, the list has work from Bonzai, Sakima, Shannon Saunders, and Mark Johns. - Get the playlist

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