Tag Archive: Album


Following on from its recent Songs of Innocence album giveaway, U2 is apparently working with Apple on a secret new project, according to a TIME article. While the story doesn’t give too many specifics, it does note that the project relates… Read more ›

Apple’s historic launch of U2′s new album Songs of Innocence to 500 million iTunes users hasn’t exactly been well-received. After less than 1 percent of iTunes users downloaded the freebie album on the first day, Apple shoved it down users’… Read more ›

Apple had to give users a tool to permanently remove U2′s freebie album from their iTunes account, but according to Eddie Cue the album is a colossal hit and has been ‘experienced’ by 33 million iTunes account holders since its… Read more ›

It’s been a huge week for Apple news, with the special event this past Tuesday along with a few stories you may of missed. Well, watch Cult of Mac’s news roundup to see the latest regarding Apple’s event earlier this week… Read more ›

Whether you wanted it or not, U2′s new album is in the purchased section of your iTunes account. Apple inked a $ 100 million deal with its favorite band to put Songs of Innocence in the hands of over 500 million… Read more ›

Many iPhone and iPad users recently discovered that a U2 album appeared on their iOS devices seemingly at random. Though part of a promotion from Apple and the band U2, this caused a fair amount of confusion, as some people thought it was a bug or their Apple ID was hacked, of course neither being … Read More

U2′s partnership with Apple created the biggest album release ever this week with over 500 million iTunes customers receiving Song of Innocence for free, with just one bromantic touching of fingers, but according to U2′s manager, Guy Oseary, the band… Read more ›

Apple’s event on September 9th is going to be huge. Sure, iPhone announcements come around every 12 months, but this year Apple’s going bigger than ever with two product launches, a gigantic venue, and a mysterious white cube. We investigated… Read more ›

She may have the fastest selling album in iTunes history, but not everyone is happy with Beyoncé’s success — and it’s not just limited to brick-and-mortar stores either. Responding to Beyoncé’s iTunes exclusive, Amazon has joined Target in announcing that it will not stock physical copies of the Beyoncé album (although the album is available from Amazon’s […]        [Read More...]

Beyoncé rocked the internet last weekend when she released her self-titled album in the iTunes Store as a total surprise. In exchange for launch exclusivity, Apple gave her the red carpet treatment in iTunes and iTunes Radio. The move was… Read more ›