Jimmy Iovine, executive of Ma who commands the Apple Music together with Eddy Cue and Dr. Dre since the acquisition of Beats in 2014, plans to leave the company by August, Billboard.
His exit would have been more or less defined some time ago and coincide, according to the vehicle, with the release of important shares to which he is entitled and able, then, to rescue.
Former CEO of Interscope, Iovine co-founded Beats Electronics with Dr. Dre and managed to sell Apple for the largest transaction in the company's history: $ 3 billion. Since then, he has been instrumental in the construction and evolution of Apple Music.
For now, Apple declined to comment on the rumor.
Update 01/04/2018 s 23:20
THE Bloomberg has just corroborated the information, citing sources himself who say that many of Iovine's ideas / visions clashed with those of Cue and other executives which may be one of the reasons for his departure.
Update II, by Eduardo Marques 01/10/2018 s 11:04
The executive denied that he is leaving Apple.