Music journalist Alex Gale has been named the new head of editorial for Apple Music, reports Variety. Gale has previously written for sites like Billboard, Complex, XXL, and Vibe.
Gale, who will work under Jen Robbins, the director of project management and editorial for Apple, will lead the team that’s responsible for all written content on Apple’s music platforms, including Apple Music, iTunes, Beats 1, and some video projects.
Written Apple Music content appears in interviews, Apple Music features, details on playlists, information on videos, album intros, and more.
News of Gale’s hiring comes just after Apple announced that Apple Music has grown to 36 million total subscribers around the world, a six million increase from the 30 million the company reported in September of 2017.
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