“There’s a lot that needs to be fixed about Apple Music. Making it work with separate iTunes accounts and Family Sharing shouldn’t be so hard. Canceling the free trial should be easy to do. iTunes Match vs. Apple Music should be crystal clear,” Rene Ritchie writes for iMore. “No one’s music libraries should be touched. No song should ever not add when you want to add it. And the list goes on and on.”

“Growing pains, all of that. No plan, no matter how well thought out or how well intentioned, can survive impact with millions of customers and their edge cases. Problems happen. It’s how well and quickly they’re dealt with that matters,” Ritchie writes. “That’s said, I’m digging Apple Music. I don’t have much of an existing library to worry about and I don’t go to the apps anywhere nearly as much as I go to Siri, so it’s been borderline miraculous for me so far.”

“The ability to just [fire] Music up whatever I want to listen to, whenever I want to listen to it, feels like the future to me,” Ritchie writes. “And Apple Music has delivered that today.”

Tons more in the full article – recommendedhere.

MacDailyNews Take: Apple Music is the very definition of a diamond in the rough.

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