Beats will launch Beats Music streaming service in January in the United States. The company is already making one of the most popular headphones, now they also want you to listen to music via their service.
Beats Electronics was founded in 2008 by Dr. Dre and Jimmy lovine. The Beats by Dr. Dre headphones have pushed the marked for portable headphones into a new direction. The Beats headphones have become a must have accessory and are one of the most popular holiday gifts this year. Now the company is expanding into content and is launching the Beats Music service in January.
The announcement (via Techcrunch) of the Beats Music service was made by CEO Ian Rogers. The service is right now in closed private beta. The Beats Music service offered by a spino-off from Beats Electronics and is fueled by a $60 million investment.
You are supposed to be able to claim your user name at the Beats Music site, but I don't see the option right now.
Watch the latest Beats video featuring Dre and Kendrick.