Jimmy Iovine

Jimmy Iovine Calls Free Streaming Services ‘Inherently Unprofitable’ [u]

Jimmy Iovine has once again criticized the business models of Apple Music's various rivals, arguing that free streaming services without other attached businesses are inherently unprofitable. Iovine sat down with Billboard to discuss his new film The Defiant Ones, a four-part documentary series that focuses on the careers of both Iovine and his long-time partner Dr. Dre, among...

Apple’s Jimmy Iovine Wants More People to Start Paying for Music

Apple Music executive and record industry mogul Jimmy Iovine recently sat down for a wide-ranging interview with Music Business Worldwide, reflecting upon his desire for more people to start paying for music. One of the main points of the interview is his desire for Apple Music to move away from exclusive albums. Jimmy Iovine explains...

‘Apple Music Is Nowhere Near Complete’ Says Jimmy Iovine

Over the past several months, it has become clear that Apple has some big plans as far as original video content. It has so far announced a few different shows, including "Carpool Karaoke" and a reality TV show called "Planet of the Apps." Now, according to a new profile from Bloomberg on Apple Music exec Jimmy...

Jimmy Iovine Dishes on Apple Music TV Expansion Rumours

Jimmy Iovine has once again hinted that Apple may indeed be looking to follow Netflix and Amazon down the original TV programming route, telling The Hollywood Reporter that “We’re going to do whatever hits popular culture smack on the nose.” At the Television Critics Association that took place on Saturday, where Iovine appeared to promote his […]

Apple Music Overhaul Explained by Jimmy Iovine, Trent Reznor

Apple Music has just got better and there are a few good reason why: Besides a welcome facelift – it has become cleaner and less cluttered – at the epicentre of the improvement apparently is human curation. That's Apple's bet for an enhanced customer experience and more subscribers, as explained by Jimmy Iovine and Trent...