Was launched Apple Music Live, a section in which there are exclusive live concerts from Apple Music what will start this May 20 with the show One Night Only in New York by the artist Harry Styles.
The British musician who was a member of one direction releases his third solo album Harry’s House. A long-awaited announcement by his public since it comes after more than two years of his last album.
The company carried out a similar initiative in person with Apple Music Festival, which was born as iTunes Music Festival in 2007 and which consisted of a series of concerts that were held for a month in England.
In 2014 this show had its first American version, when it was part of the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival and ended in 2016. Now the Cupertino giant wanted to resume the spirit of this initiative in a virtual format.
In this way, Apple Music announced via Twitter the creation of Apple Music Live, a section of its music streaming platform dedicated to the broadcast of live concerts exclusive to Apple.
Harry Styles will be the first to offer his performance through this service, when he will present his third solo album with a live show that will be called One Night Only in New York.
The concert will take place this Friday, May 20, at 9:00 p.m. on the East Coast of the United States. Specifically, at the UBS Arena on Long Island (New York).
The British artist’s performance will be available to all Apple Music subscribers in the 167 countries in which it operates and can be viewed at no additional cost.
Apple Music accompanied this announcement with the release of an interview with Harry Styles divided into episodes, andin which he participates together with producer Zane Lowe and which is already published on the music platform.
In this interview, the artist discusses the process of creating his latest album, as well as previous albums, as well as his recent performance at Coachella 2022. He also discusses themes such as creativity and time.
Styles kicked off his solo career with the release of his self-titled album in 2017, that reached the first places in different musical rankings. From that first album the theme stands out Sign of the Timeswhich reached #1 in the UK and #4 in the US.
In 2019, he released his second solo album, fineline, which had good reviews and reached sales records. From that production, songs such as Adore you and Lights Up stand out, which were in the top ten in the United Kingdom.
Within the framework of the launch week of this new album, Twitter announced The Styles report, where the most outstanding data of the conversation that took place on the platform around the artist, all over the world, is compiled. Since the announcement of his new album, there have been more than 10 million tweets about Harry.
In turn, this report shows that the songs with the highest volume of tweets during this week were the following:
one. As It Was
two. Sign of the Times
The most tweeted performances:
1. Sing Juice with Lizzo at The Fillmore Miami Beach in 2020
2. Sing landslide with Stevie Nicks at The Forum in 2019
3. Harryween at Madison Square Garden in 2021
4. Sing You’re Still The One with Kacey Musgraves at Madison Square Garden in 2019
5. Coachella 2022
At the moment, Apple Music has not revealed which will be the next artists to offer their show through this service, although it assured that it will give “the biggest music stars the largest possible platform.”