Veteran music journalist Alex Gale has been named head of editorial for Apple Music, reports Variety. Apple’s music streaming service now has over 36 million subscribers.
An alumnus of Billboard, Complex, XXL and Vibe publications, Gale will be based out of Apple’s Los Angeles outpost. He’ll report to Jen Robbins, director of project management and editorial for Apple.
Vareity says Gale will head up the team responsible for all written content on Apple’s music platforms, including and iTunes, as well as Apple Music, with some crossover into video projects and global radio network Beats 1.