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With Apple waving goodbye to Beats Music, here are some alternatives for Windows Phone owners


Staff member
Dec 17, 2013

Alas, Beats Music, we hardly knew ye. The music subscription service that did support Windows Phone has been canned by Apple to be replaced by one that does not. As of June 30, Beats goes away.
It's not a total blackout for Windows users since the (often terrible) desktop version of iTunes will allow you to subscribe to and use the new Apple Music service. But who wants a desktop only music service that costs 10 bucks a month, right?
So, since Apple won't be supporting Windows Phone or Windows 10 Mobile, here are some of the best alternatives.

Full story from the WindowsCentral blog...


New member
Nov 19, 2012
I would say XBox Music, but i am on a Family Plan and it would cost me too much to have everyone on the family on it. I wish XBox Music would do something similar to Apple Music's Family Plan.