SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ:AMZN)—Immediately, Amazon Music pronounces DJ Mode, a model new, on-demand listening expertise that mixes the personalization, management, and breadth of catalog of streaming with the vibrancy and character of DJ-hosted radio—multi function vacation spot. Listeners within the U.S. can decide in right this moment to take a look at new, DJ-hosted stations throughout hip-hop, nation, and pop, that includes music insights from trade consultants and tastemakers, and drop-ins from high artists, plus music details and trivia from Alexa. Study extra here.
“We’re persevering with to revolutionize how listeners expertise music, and with DJ Mode we’re combining the very best of streaming and conventional radio,” mentioned Steve Growth, VP of Amazon Music. “With DJ Mode, followers can stream music chosen only for them, whereas having fun with the character of DJ-hosted radio. We’re additionally delighted that Billie Eilish is behind our first-ever artist-led DJ Mode expertise, which supplies followers entry to her musical tastes and storytelling, hosted by one of the vital revolutionary artists on the earth.”
Starting right this moment, followers can decide in to expertise DJ Mode throughout three of Amazon Music’s high stations—Rap Rotation, Nation Warmth, and All Hits—with extra stations to observe. These DJ Mode stations embody tune choice and sequencing personalised to listener tastes, and music commentary and storytelling that evolve with each pay attention as new music is launched. Followers may now entry the first-ever artist-led DJ Mode, The Billie Eilish Takeover, the place the worldwide famous person shares her inspirations and influences alongside her favourite songs and behind-the-scenes tales. To start listening with DJ Mode, Prime members and Amazon Music subscribers within the U.S. can decide in by requesting enabled stations utilizing voice with Alexa; the lately introduced Automotive Mode, which makes it simpler to make use of Amazon Music whereas within the automobile; or the Amazon Music app for iOS, Android, and Hearth TV. Stations embody:
- “Alexa, play Rap Rotation in DJ Mode”: Rap Rotation Radio is your new house for hip-hop in heavy rotation, that includes the most popular tracks from Cardi B, Huge Sean, Lil Yachty, and extra. Hosted by esteemed hip-hop character DJ Letty, Rap Rotation Radio in DJ Mode options voices from the artists which are transferring the tradition ahead, tales behind the hit songs, and rather more.
- “Alexa, play Nation Warmth in DJ Mode”: Nashville nation music radio host Kelly Sutton hosts Nation Warmth Radio in DJ Mode, which options a few of the artists behind Nashville’s most vital music together with Maren Morris, Chris Stapleton, and Thomas Rhett.
- “Alexa, play All Hits in DJ Mode”: Amazon Music’s senior pop music programmer and former favourite Seattle radio host DJ Karen Wild takes listeners by means of the most important songs on the earth with All Hits Radio in DJ Mode. Hear from artists reminiscent of The Weeknd, Saweetie, and Bruno Mars, alongside the tales behind the tracks, that includes voices of the artists who created them.
- “Alexa, play The Billie Eilish Takeover”: With The Billie Eilish Takeover, followers are invited behind the scenes into Billie’s course of. They’ll take heed to music curated by the worldwide famous person and listen to from Billie herself as she shares tales about her music, her musical influences, and why she picked a few of her favourite songs to share with listeners. Billie’s limited-time, curated expertise will proceed to be up to date with new tales about her music as new songs from her upcoming album, Happier Than Ever, are launched. Followers can take heed to The Billie Eilish Takeover forward of her upcoming episode of the Prime Day Present, premiering June 17 on Prime Video, the place she shares particulars about her set checklist for the present.
Prime members who haven’t but tried Amazon Music Limitless can get our greatest deal ever—4 months of the premium subscription service free, with limitless entry to greater than 75 million songs ad-free and tens of millions of podcast episodes. As well as, with the acquisition of choose Amazon Echo units, Prime members new to Amazon Music Limitless can get six months of the premium subscription service free. Listeners who need to take heed to personalised music with out commentary can proceed to entry these stations with out DJ Mode.
About Billie Eilish
As seven-time Grammy Award-winning Billie Eilish prepares for the July 30 launch of her album, Happier Than Ever, the 19-year-old Los Angeles native stays one of many greatest stars to emerge within the twenty first century. Billie Eilish made historical past in 2020 because the youngest artist to obtain nominations and win in all the main classes on the 62nd Grammy Awards, receiving awards for Greatest New Artist, Album of the Yr, Document of the Yr, Track of the Yr, and Greatest Pop Vocal Album. Billie Eilish can also be the youngest artist to write down and document an official James Bond theme tune, “No Time To Die.” Most lately, she took house each Document of the Yr for every little thing i needed and Greatest Track Written for Visible Media for “No Time To Die” on the 63rd Grammy Awards.
About Amazon Music
Amazon Music reimagines music listening by enabling prospects to unlock tens of millions of songs and 1000’s of curated playlists and stations with their voice. Amazon Music gives limitless entry to new releases and traditional hits throughout iOS and Android cell units, PC, Mac, Echo, and Alexa-enabled units together with Hearth TV and extra. With Amazon Music, Prime members have entry to ad-free listening of two million songs at no extra value to their membership. Listeners may benefit from the premium subscription service, Amazon Music Limitless, which gives entry to greater than 75 million songs and the most recent new releases. And with Amazon Music HD, prospects have entry to the highest-quality listening expertise out there, with greater than 75 million songs out there in Excessive Definition (HD), greater than 7 million songs in Extremely HD, and a rising catalog of 3D Audio. Clients even have free entry to an ad-supported number of high playlists and stations on Amazon Music. All Amazon Music tiers now supply a wide array of podcasts at no extra value, and reside streaming in partnership with Twitch. Partaking with music and tradition has by no means been extra pure, easy, and enjoyable. For extra info, go to amazonmusic.com or obtain the Amazon Music app.
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