Apple Music is about to start live streaming select concerts starting this Friday with Harry Styles’ show at the UBS Arena in New York City. The concert starring the former One Direction star kicks off at 9 p.m. EDT. If you missed the live performance, you can listen to it when Apple Music replays the shows on Sunday, May 22 at noon EDT and Thursday, May 26 at 5:00 AM EDT.
Apple Music will hold its first livestream event this Friday, May 20 at 9 p.m. EDT
It is not known at this time whether Apple will make Styles’ concert available for on-demand streaming at a later date. Apple has promoted the live streaming events as a way to “give music’s biggest stars the widest possible platform to show off how they connect with audiences and how their songs translate into live performances.” styles’ Just one night in New York concert will be available worldwide to anyone who subscribes to Apple Music.
Apple Music’s first live streaming event will take place on May 20
Apple Music’s live streaming events will include additional content to promote the artist and live-streamed concert. In Styles’ case, an extra track from the singer’s third solo album Harry’s House, which will be released on the day of the concert, plays. In addition, the 28-year-old will answer questions during an interview session that will cover various topics, including his new album and his therapy sessions.
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If you’re a Verizon subscriber, you can get six months of free Apple Music with the provider’s Play More, Do More, and Start plans. From the Verizon app (iOS, Android) go to account † Manage subscription and tap your account. From there, you should be able to take advantage of the six free months of Apple Music. With the Get More plan, you can get Apple Music for free as part of your Verizon subscription.
For those of you unfamiliar with Harry Styles, he was a solo contestant on the UK version of the musical talent show X Factor. After being eliminated from the show, he joined group act One Direction on the show led by Judge and musical impresario Simon Cowell. One Direction became one of the best-selling boy bands of all time.