Apple iTunes Store is the world’s renowned online store of a large number of music, TV and movies collection and the people use the store on daily basis for downloading their favorite music. As the usage is high, the store also gets more and more download each day and now Apple has announced that the popular iTunes Store crosses a huge milestone in songs download, enormous number of people have purchased and downloaded more than 25 billion songs from the store.
On celebrating such success, Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services said;
“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. 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.”
The 25 billionth song downloaded from the iTunes Store was Monkey Drums (Goksel Vancin Remix) by Chase Buch. The song was purchased by Phillip Lüpke from Germany, on passes such record by downloading of the song, Apple gifted €10,000 iTunes Gift Card. Well, the gift is enough for the person and he would buy songs from such gift card for the whole life.
The iTunes Store is undoubtedly the most popular store globally. With a catalog of over 26 million songs, the store is available 119 countries. The main reason behind the popularity of the store is the wide range and high demand of Apple iDevices, as the store is the main source for iPhone, iPad, iPod, Mac users to legally discover, purchase and download music online. The iTunes store along with the iCloud also give an option to the user to download all the previous purchased iTunes music right to the iOS devices without loosing any single penny.