10 Billionth Song Downloaded On iTunes
February 25, 2010 at 5:59 AM (PT)
APPLE says music fans have purchased and downloaded over 10 billion songs from the iTUNES Store, the world's most popular online music, TV and movie store. The 10 billionth song, "Guess Things Happen That Way" recorded by JOHNNY CASH and written by COWBOY JACK CLEMENT, was purchased by LOUIE SULCER of WOODSTOCK, GA.
As the winner of the iTUNES "Countdown to 10 Billion Songs," LOUIE will receive a $10,000 iTUNES Gift Card.
"We're grateful to all of our customers for helping us reach this amazing milestone," said APPLE VP/Internet Services EDDY CUE. "We're proud that iTUNES has become the #1 music retailer in the world, and selling 10 billion songs is truly staggering."