Not keeping subscribers waiting, Apple has launched exclusive Chinese New Year playlists on Apple Music. 2021 Chinese New Year playlists are from 10 C-pop artists like E.SO, Wu Tiao Ren, Miriam Yeung, The Chairs: Keep Rollin’, Air: Do 4 LOVE, and others.
Celebrate on the first day of the first month of the Chinese calendar, between January 21 and February 20, this year the Chinese New Year will be celebrated on February 12 and it is the year of the Ox. Also known as Spring or Lunar Festival, those observing the auspicious celebration give gifts to family and friends in red envelopes and boxes to bring good fortune and keep away ill-fortune. Therefore, last month, Apple Store in China launched limited-edition AirPods Pro Year of the Ox set engraving, and sides of the box of the wireless Bluetooth earbuds have red Ox printed. The announcement read,
“Here comes a box of blessings for the Year of the Ox, a limited edition.”
How to Listen to exclusive Chinese New Year playlists on Apple Music
Like every year, Apple has exclusive playlists from popular Chinese singers to enjoy 2021 Chinese New Year. Here is how you can listen to them on Apple Music.
- Open the Apple Music app > Browser.
- In the Browser UI, tap/click on the “Celebrate Chinese New Year with Playlists” under the Explore More section.
- The dedicated section for CNY 2021 also offers playlists from previous years.
As a global and inclusive company, Apple is known to celebrate religious and national festivals of various it has Apple Stores in. Recently, at the time of Diwali which is a Hindu festival to give gifts to loved ones, Apple Store India. In addition to exclusive Chinese New Year playlists on Apple Music, and limited-edition AirPods Pro Year of the Ox, Apple also launched a new ‘Chinese New Year- Nian’ movie in the Shot on iPhone 12 Pro Max series.
Apple Music is available for $9.99 per month with three months free trial period, and for $14.99 users can get Apple Music Familly Sharing plan to share his/her account with up to 5 family members. Furthermore, users in the Apple ecosystem can get a suitable Apple One services bundle plan to enjoy Apple’s multiple services at a discounted price. Log on to Apple Music to easily sign-up for free.