Zane Lowe: Beats 1 to 'drive streams & break artists'

Andre Paine

Zane Lowe has spoken exclusively to Music Week about the evolution of Beats 1 as Apple’s radio station moves to “focus on the United Kingdom” in 2018.

As it approaches its third anniversary, the station’s host and creative director has moved to capitalise on the UK’s booming streaming market (see p4) with a more significant presence for Beats 1 in the country where Lowe made his name at BBC Radio 1.

“I didn’t feel we were effectively working in the ...

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