Apple Sold Over 25 Billion Songs From iTunes Store

Posted on Feb 7 2013 - 12:43pm by Editorial Staff

Apple announced that the company has sold over 25 billion songs from iTunes Store with the 25 billionth song downloaded was “Monkey Drums” (Goksel Vancin Remix) by Chase Buch, was purchased by Phillip Lüpke from Germany. Lüpke received a €10,000 iTunes Gift Card as being the downloaded of the 25 billionth songs.

“We are grateful to our users whose passion for music over the past 10 years has made iTunes the number one music retailer in the world,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services. “Averaging over 15,000 songs downloaded per minute, the iTunes Store connects music fans with their favorite artists, including global sensations like Adele and Coldplay and new artists like The Lumineers, on a scale we never imagined possible.”

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