Apple Exec Jimmy Iovine Apologizes For Saying It's 'Difficult' For Women To Find Music 'When They Have Their Heart Broken Or Whatever'
Well, this wasn't exactly as smart as the iPhone…
Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine was on CBS This Morning on Thursday talking about music for women — when he made a remark that was widely viewed as sexist!
Host Gayle King was asking Iovine about Apple Music's new advertisements — starring Mary J. Blige, Kerry Washington, and Taraji P. Henson – which center around the idea of an "instant boyfriend mixtape service."
Iovine explained why the company is trying to attract more female customers for its music:
Tags: apple, apple music, business blitz, busted!, cbs, cbs this morning, controversy, gayle king, jimmy iovine, kerry washington, mary j. blige, music, music minute, news, oops!, sexism, taraji p. henson, tech talk, viral: news