The success of Apple Music is having an unexpected affect on iTunes. The platform most of used to download music may become a casualty in the streaming wars. For Apple, the question becomes one of where to apply the budget. If Apple Music is skyrocketing in popularity, why bother maintaining the iTunes platform?
The demise of iTunes is by no means certain. Time will tell what course of action Apple decides to take. But rumors swirling inside the company are suggesting that a complete iTunes shutdown is on the way some time in early 2019. The general consensus is that no matter what happens to iTunes, you will always be able to play your iTunes downloads across all your devices.
Will an iTunes shutdown make a difference in how you DJ?
Stay tuned! We’ll bring you more information as it’s released.