DJ Zane Lowe has admitted he's unsure if Apple Music needs the digital radio station Beats 1 as the enterprise is so new, although he hopes "there's a place for it". Speaking at the Radio Festival 2015 in London, Lowe was in conversation with his former boss, Ben Cooper, controller of Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra. When asked by Cooper if Apple Music, the Californian tech company's streaming service, needed its digital radio branch Beats 1, Lowe replied: "I'm not sure it does."
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