All items tagged with "music labels"

Record Labels Are Keeping Apple’s Rumored Internet Radio Service At Bay [Report]

Record Labels Are Keeping Apple’s Rumored Internet Radio Service At Bay [Report]

By now you’ve probably heard that Apple is gearing up to launch an internet radio-type service next year that will compete with the likes of Pandora and Spotify. Apple has been working behind closed doors for quite some time to make the upcoming service a reality, but talks with the big record labels have continued to slow Apple’s plans.

Yesterday we told you that Apple was aiming to close deals with the labels by next month, and now a report claims that music executives are still not convinced that they should buy into what Apple is selling.

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Apple’s Streaming iCloud Music Locker Might Not Launch At WWDC

Apple’s Streaming iCloud Music Locker Might Not Launch At WWDC

Cupertino now has three out of the four big music labels signed, but even so, could Apple’s iCloud music locker and streaming service be delayed even later than its rumored WWDC launch? The music business is a tricky one, and although Apple’s got most of the labels signed, the negotiations with publishers are still in their early stages.

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