Apple began to slowly wean music service Apple Music from the Connect function, allowing fans to follow the news of their idols, watch their pictures, videos, read tweets and posts in Facebook. This week the artists are deprived of the opportunity to make a new publication to Connect and their content was removed from the sections For You (“You”) and Artist Pages.
Posts performers and music groups for some time will be available in search results. Finally they will delete may 24, 2019, writes 9to5Mac.
Innovations Apple Music did not affect the function of author playlists (Artist Playlists). Musicians can still create your own selections of tracks and share them with the audience.
Connect allowing fans to follow the works of your favorite artists, came from the launch of the Apple Music in the summer of 2015. Initially the new feature was popular, but then quickly lost popularity, and many artists of the last records date back to three years ago. The result is lost Connect a separate tab in the Apple Music app and was ported music recommendations and personalised playlists in the section For You.
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Probably Apple Music Connect will repeat the fate of the now closed social network iTunes Ping. This service, launched in September 2010, allowed the fans to know what tracks to buy and listen to friends, post reviews, and tell about their favorite albums. Also Ping was “polovit” performers, leave comments, view pictures and videos. For the first two days after launch, Ping gained one million users, but the widespread popularity and has not received.
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