Best new playlists, shows, and exclusives on Apple Music in May 2019

Apple Music has a plethora of content that goes up each week for you to discover. Whether it's exclusive interviews with artists, cool new music videos, awesome radio shows on Beats 1, or, of course, new music, there's a ton of stuff for you to listen to each week.

While it would be impossible for me to tell you about everything new, here's some of what caught my eye on Apple Music this week.

Sweet Music

Apple Music

Exclusives

This week, check out an exclusive interview between Zane Lowe of Beats 1 and legendary artist Kayne West about his newest album Jesus is King. Kayne opens up about his new album and how he's trying to live out his Christian faith in is personal and professional life.

Best of Beats 1

One of the best parts of Apple's Beats 1 is the lineup of unique shows that the station has assembled. Apple Music subscribers can listen to each full episode on demand, or skip to the new playlist with tracks from that week's show.

  • New Music Daily with Zane Lowe - Exploring new music from all generes with guests Alciia Keys, Beck, and more!

  • Time Crisis with Ezra Koeing - Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koeing digs into pop culture, politics, and even fashion. This week he chats about Kylie Jenner and Billy Joel Universe.

Essential Playlists

Apple Music features several carefully curated playlists built both by its own experts as well as several influential publications and companies. These lists highlight the week's best music, interesting artists that you should be listening to, and more, and are constantly updated with fresh tracks.

Music playlists

  • ALT CTRL - The best alternative music from established and up and coming artists, ALT CTRL was just updated with new hits from Billie Ellish, Coldplay, Tame Impala, and more. . - Get the playlist
  • '10 Hits Essentials - With 2020 on the horizon, this playlist take you back through the last decade with hits from Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, WALK THE MOON, and plenty more!. - Get the playlist
  • Essential Christmas -It may be over am onth away, but this list of Christmas classics are bound to get you feeling the holiday spirit! - Get the playlist

Video playlists

  • Today's Video Hits - Stay on top of the top music videos today with this playlist, currently featuring recent work from Post Malone, Katy Perry, Travis Scott, Harry Styles, and more. - Get the playlist
  • Rap Life Videos - Rap and Hip-Hop tends to have music videos that are bold, luxrious, and filled with striking visuals. Check out new videos from Russ & BIA, Doja Cat, Baby Keem, and more! - Watch the list

Bookmark this page and check back next week for more from Apple Music!

Sweet Music

Apple Music

We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.