“Samsung will close its U.S. mobile music service — Milk Music — next month,” Jon Russell reports for TechCrunch.

“Milk Music launched in 2014 as a service that is exclusively for Samsung devices, but has struggled to gain traction in the competitive space of music streaming,” Russell reports. “Samsung’s new strategy is to lean on existing music services, which is pretty logical when you consider (a) the vast sums of money being invested into streaming services (b) the competition, which includes Apple.”

MacDailyNews Take: Apple Music, killer.

“Milk Music was never launched outside of the U.S., which is fairly indicative of its lack of adoption,” Russell reports. “The service will officially be shuttered on September 22.”

Read more in the full article here.

MacDailyNews Take: Floptastic! Another of Samsung’s Apple wannabes bites the dust. Can “Samsung Pay” be far behind?

Students, don’t forget the Apple Music student plan which discounts the service by 50 percent for those who are enrolled in an eligible college or university. More info here.

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