Apple and Amazon join forces.

Effective December 17, Apple Music will be available on Amazon Echo smart speakers—meaning that Apple Music subscribers will now be able to enjoy over 50 million songs by merely asking Alexa to play them (safety tip: not all at once). This is the biggest result of Amazon’s recent decision to launch their Music Skill API to developers, and according to Amazon Devices Senior Vice President Dave Limp, “We’re thrilled.”