Apple has released iTunes 12.1 for download for OS X and Windows. This update brings a new iTunes widget for Notification Centre for OS X Yosemite users, allowing you to see what’s playing, skip ahead and even buy songs right from the widget.
Also new is improved performance when syncing your iOS device.
Once you’ve installed the update (Mac App Store > Updates tab), you’ll see that there’s “1 New” widget to install within Notification Center. Click there, then add the iTunes widget.
Here’s what it looks like (playing the ‘free’ U2 album of course):
Let us know how you like this new widget for OS X Yosemite.