How many stations are in Apple Music?

When we think of the Apple Music service, the first things that come to mind are songs and playlists. But beyond the content on demand, there are radio and music stations. Some, like Apple Music 1, are more popular and well-known, and This service hosts a large number of stations, of all genres and formats.

What types of stations are in Apple Music

Before starting to see the names of the main stations, we must make a distinction between the different types that we are going to find. On the one hand, there are the linear stations. That is, they broadcast live content. On the other, we have the stations on demand. They broadcast music, but they are not live. Rather, the operation is of a digital “jukebox”, in which songs are playing. The first live broadcasters, owned by Apple are:

  • Apple Music 1
  • Apple Music Hits
  • Apple Music Country

However, in addition to these three live signals, there are two more categories of stations: local and international. In this case, they are live broadcasts, but they are not Apple-owned or controlled chains. local stations will vary by country or region where we have created the Apple ID. These are the ones that are available in Spain:

  • LOS40
  • Rock FM
  • hit fm
  • Dial string
  • RNE Radio 3
  • flaixbac
  • COPE Madrid
  • Chain BE
  • Flaix FM
  • LOS40 Urban
  • Mega Star FM
  • RNE Classical Radio
  • Gladys Palmera Radio Online
  • LOS40 Dance
  • LOS40 Classic
  • radiolé

Regarding international stations, we have the following repertoire:

  • Smooth 95.3
  • BBC Radio 2
  • Gold 90.5
  • Money FM 89.3
  • MDR JUMP
  • The Mega 96.3
  • bigFM Deutschlands biggste Beats
  • Capital Radio
  • was fm
  • WS FM 101.7
  • BBC Africa
  • ABC News Radio
  • NPO Klassiek
  • 100% Rock
  • ABC Classic Sydney
  • WDR 2 Rheinland
  • Love 97.2 FM
  • RESPECT
  • TSF Jazz

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Once we have seen the live stations, let’s see which are the main music stations that are not live signals. In this case, we have four main categories: Top stations, Stations by genre, Classic stations and International stations. Among these, we find some of the following:

  • Top stations:
    • Classic rock
    • chill out
    • Alternative
    • Hip hop
    • Pop
    • Country
    • Christian music
    • smooth jazz
    • hits of the 80s
    • classical
    • jazz to relax
    • R&B
    • Piano
    • For sleeping
    • Lullabies
  • Stations by genre:
    • Rock
    • country hits
    • lo-fi
    • christian country music
    • Indie
    • Hip-hop and R&B
    • adult rock
    • singer-songwriters
    • bollywood
    • jazz in its purest form
    • electronics
    • Hits
    • hard rock
    • American
    • african music
    • dance
    • Soft Pop
    • kpop
    • For the entire family
  • Classic stations:
    • metal classics
    • new wave
    • 60’s hits
    • country hits
    • dance classics
    • golden age of hip hop
    • Soul Classics
    • Hits of the 2000s

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These “jukebox” stations continue their extension within each of these sections. But, in addition to all this content, there is still the Explore more section. Here we are going to find the following categories, within which, we are going to find even more stations of this type. In these categories we find:

  • alternative and indie
  • classical
  • Country
  • dance
  • electronics
  • Worldwide
  • Hip-hop/R&B
  • Jazz
  • For the entire family
  • Latin music
  • Metal
  • Pop
  • Rock