Apple Music is now available on Amazon Alexa device in India. With the introduction of Apple Music, Amazon is strengthening the compatibility of streaming services. With Apple Music on Alexa, customers of Apple’s streaming music service will be able to listen to 50 million songs. Alexa users will be able to ask assistants to play their favorite songs, artists and albums. Users will be able to play any playlist around the world by Apple Music editors.
Apple Music will be available to users of Amazon Echo devices including Echo Dot, Echo Show 5, Echo, Echo Spot, Echo Plus, Echo Show and Echo Input. Alexa users can use their voice commands to play music through Apple Music. Apple Music covers a wide range of music including activities, moods, and genres. In addition to 50 million songs, curated playlists, Apple Music users will also be able to ask Alexa to stream expert-produced radio stations.
These focus on popular local genres such as Bollywood, Tamil, Telugu, Punjabi. On Echo devices, Apple Music connects to other streaming services such as JioSaavn, Gaana and Hungama Music, which have their own skills. To start listening to Apple Music via the Amazon Echo and Alexa, you must first enable Apple Music skills and link your existing account.
You can enable the Apple Music Skill from the Skill Store in the Alexa app. Alternatively, the skill can also be enabled through the Amazon website. Once enabled and the account is linked, you can ask Alexa to play Beats 1 radio via Apple Music. Eddie Eddy, senior VP at Apple, confirmed that Apple Music has 60 million paid subscribers.